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Don’t forget – it’s film night …

…  at Truro Methodist Church on Thursday 24th October at 7.30 pm when we’ll be showing “Fisherman’s Friends”. There will be a retiring collection and proceeds will go towards funding the underlying costs of running Truro Foodbank. Coffee/tea/cakes will be served at the end when there will be a demonstration of Foodbank boxes and a […]

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Thank you so much, Jason…

It was so kind of you to organise a delivery from Tesco to All Saints Church when we were open last Tuesday. We really do appreciate your generosity – especially as the delivery included the items we are so short of. This will make a huge difference to so many people.

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A huge thanks to Truro High School

for their generous gifts of packet and tinned food to help the rising number of struggling families in the Truro area. Their donations were presented to Truro Foodbank following the school’s Harvest Service in St Johns Church on Friday.

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TRURO FOODBANK FILM NIGHT presents Fisherman’s Friends

at Truro Methodist Church on Thursday 24th October at 7:30 pm There will be a retiring collection and proceeds will go towards funding the underlying costs of running Truro Foodbank Coffee/tea/cakes will be served at the end when there will be a demonstration of Foodbank boxes and a display of local facts and figures

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Harvest Thanksgiving Service

Please join us on Sunday 13th October at Truro Methodist Church at 6:15 pm to give thanks for being able to help relieve hunger in the Truro area for the past 10 years. Any gifts of non-perishable foodstuff to help local people in crisis would be most welcome.    

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Please remember the Foodbank this harvest

In August we received 2,300 kg of food donations from generous people. In the same time we distributed over 3,300 kg of food. Similarly we provided 244 emergency supplies to people in crisis in August this year compared to 164  last year – an increase of almost 50%. In the past few years the Foodbank has really appreciated […]

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Are you able to donate a little more than usual?

The raw facts are these: In the last two weeks we have received just over 1,000 kgs (one tonne) of food donations from generous people. In the same time we have distributed over 2,200 kgs of food. Similarly the numbers of people attending in August this year are up from last year. Harvest time is […]

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CHRISTMAS 2018

Our Foodbank Centres will be CLOSED between Friday 21st December until Thursday 3rd January. However, if you are in URGENT need of food please telephone 07721 711669 and speak to Duty Manager. 

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Co-Op Local Community Fund

Great news – we’ve raised £1203 through the Local Community Fund so far for Truro Foodbank, and Co-op members are adding to our total every time they buy selected Co-op brand products from stores and funeral homes. We’ve still got a few weeks to spread the word and get more members to back our cause. Members who […]

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Thankyou from Truro Foodbank

A huge thank you from Truro Foodbank for the support from our Cornwall community. 2016 saw 27.34 tonnes of food donated, and 30.7 tonnes of food distributed to a huge 2,121 people in crisis. This amounts to massive 25 per cent increase in demand on last year. With foodbanks like ours sadly more in demand […]

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