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Mobile cinema – raising funds through fun

The Foodbank thanks North Ayrshire Venture Trust for their financial support which has made this project possible. The funding has allowed the foodbank to purchase a quality projection system and is currently running a weekly programme of film showings at the Church of the Nazarene in Ardrossan starting at 6pm. The entry is free and […]

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Project 5,000 – help us feed them.

North Ayrshire Foodbank is looking to develop donating partnerships with local businesses.Employers are the basis of our economic welfare and ensure through employment that their staff can sustain their lives – housing, food, clothes, heating & lighting and if income allows luxuries that makes life more than just comfortable. Sadly, as well all know, there […]

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Morrisons Largs Food drive

On the Bank holiday, May 1st, the Foodbank will be at Morrisons Largs from 10am to 4pm. Extra hands would be welcomed to be part of the team. If you can offer your time for them ay or a few hours we would love to hear from you. Email nafoodbank@btinternet.com

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May 1st Bank Holiday

The Foodbank in Ardrossan will be closed on May 1st being a Bank holiday and will reopen on the 2nd May.

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Sainsburys Saltcoats bag pack event

On Friday the 5th and Saturday the 6th we have been invited to bag pack as the stores charity of the year. This is an opportunity to raise funds for the ongoing work of the Foodbank and especially its work with children. Over the years we have averaged 60 tons of food distributed and to […]

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Three Towns Dental Care – caring more than dental health

The North Ayrshire Foodbank thanks the staff of the three offices of the Three Towns Dental Care for reminding us that they are more than happy to be locations whereby people wishing to donate food can drop off items. ┬áTheir practices in Saltcoats, Stevenston and KIlwinning will make donating easier than trying to get to […]

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Supermarket Collection events

The shopping communities of North Ayrshire have been outstanding supporters of the North Ayrshire Foodbank through their ongoing generous donations at our drop bins at the majority of the major supermarkets as well as staffed events over each year. We are pleased that for 2017 we have negotiated and been granted further support rom the […]

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Village Petz joins network of food donation collection points

I was delighted today to finally meet Patricia Payne and her colleagues at the West Kilbride “Village Petz” store. Patricia has offered to host a collection drop bin for the local community to expand its options adding to the ongoing support we get from the local churches. I was telling Patricia of our deep appreciation […]

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Mobile Cinema launch

The Foodbank has been blessed with a supportive investment from North Ayrshire Venture Trust to purchase equipment to provide local communities with a cinematic experience. The launch event is this Saturday, 18th February 2017 at 6.00pm, at the Ardrossan Church of the Nazarene. The doors will be opened at 5.30pm. We have invited the trustees […]

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Round the pound – business partners sought.

We are interested to know if any businesses who is an employer would consider a donations collection system to assist the work of the Foodbank and especially its “Make a meal of it” project. In 2017 we aspire to continue our work to assist in the reduction of child hunger during holiday periods. “Make a […]

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