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Christmas Opening Times

All our centres will be open as usual the week before Christmas. Please note over Christmas week the following changes to our normal opening: Christmas Eve – Monday 24th – Haddenham will be closed Christmas Day – Tuesday 25th – Ely will be closed Boxing Day – Wednesday 26th – March open 1 – 2.30pm (moved […]

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You Give £10, We Get £20 !

Ely Foodbank is taking part in localgiving.org’s Grow Your Tenner match-funding campaign. From today Tuesday 11th December the deal is that you sign up for a monthly £10 direct debit donation through our localgiving page, and six of your donations will be matched by £10 each. After your first six donations, the following six donations […]

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Bumper supermarket collection in lead up to Christmas

Tesco’s annual Food Collection campaign (29th November to 1st December) contributed a massive boost to our supermarket donations. We received 1,686.4 kg at the Ely store and 2,357.8kg was donated at the March store. In total we received 4,355.9kg in food donations from our supermarket collection points in November: March Sainsburys                            195.7 March Tesco                                      352.2 Ely […]

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New Second Storage Facility in Ely

Thanks to the generosity of Glovers Autocentre at Chettisham (https://www.ggvs.co.uk/) we have secured the rental of a new storage unit. This gives a much needed second facility in Ely, since our current back-store will not be available to us for much longer.

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September newsletter now available

Lots going on at the Ely foodbank, read on to find out more! If you want to read/download this as an A4 newsletter, please click here.

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May newsletter now available

It’s been a busy start to the year for the Ely Foodbank! See our latest newsletter for more information:

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New Ways to Donate

Facebook users can now support Ely Foodbank by making donations directly from our Facebook Page – simply click the ‘Donate’ button. Amazon shoppers can now choose Ely Foodbank when they shop via Amazon Smile – Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net cost of your shopping to us! Remember also other donate while you shop […]

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Relocation of Soham Distribution Centre to Millbrook House

With the closure of the Salvation Army facility in Soham, a new home is needed for distribution of emergency food to local residents by the Ely Foodbank partnership, as part of its network of distribution centres across the region. Ely Foodbank is pleased to announce that Sanctuary Housing have generously offered to accommodate our Soham […]

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Ely Foodbank consolidates effort to maintain provision of vital help

Ely Foodbank’s centre in Sutton will close this week in order to consolidate efforts more effectively when providing help for those in need.

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January Newsletter

All our exciting news from the Christmas period and New Year is in our latest newsletter – which you can read here: Ely Foodbank – January 2018 Newsletter issue 1.0  

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