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BBC Radio Leicester – Listen to Bruce Harrison talking to Ben Jackson!

Our very own Bruce Harrison was on BBC Radio Leicester this afternoon speaking to Ben Jackson! We need your help more than ever! Remember to ; ? Donate a couple of items from our urgently needed list to food bank baskets when doing your weekly shop even if it’s not ours! ? OR if you’re shielding or online shopping […]

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Get your office involved

It isn’t only individuals that can help with donations, why not get your office or company involved? Thank you to the Holosophic Society for helping us out with some things from our urgent need shopping list. Keep up to date with things we are short of https://leicestersouth.foodbank.org.uk/give-he…/donate-food/

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Support our young cyclists in their mission to raise money

If you are looking for a way to support Leicester South Foodbank but can’t get to us.. these children as young as 5 have got on their bikes to rack up miles and raise money to support us.. if you can spare a ? or two they would really appreciate it! https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fundraiser-display/showROFundraiserPage?userUrl=LeicesterKidsCOVIDReliefCycleFundraiser&pageUrl=1&isTeam=true

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Raising their singing voices to raise money

The @triplethreatworkshops are not just singing stars but fundraising ones to! Thanks for raising £315 enough to feed 31 people ??

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Huge thanks to CVI Infrared Optics

We would like to offer a HUGE thank you to CVI Infrared Optics for their donation to keep us delivering emergency food parcels to those in need at this, especially hard time. Thank you!!

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SEWA DAY charity with Waterleys primary school

Our thanks goes to Shilpa from SEWA DAY charity, who have set up a collection point with Waterleys primary school. Shipla brought in the first collection. I can’t stress enough how important these collection points are. Every tin, packet, and jar makes a difference to someone’s life. If you feel your street, neighbourhood, school or […]

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Green Motion to the Rescue

We would really have struggled this week without the support of Green Motion. Our van was damaged earlier in the year by persons unknown and they left a large scratch and dent down the side of the van. I am really hoping it was not deliberate and that they did not realise they had done […]

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Support from Hastings Direct

On behalf of all who operate Leicester South Foodbank we would like to acknowledge the offer of support from Hastings Direct, please accept our most sincere gratitude. They have approached us to support in any way they can during the pandemic. Our non-profit organisation exists thanks to The Trussell Trust who supports communities and local […]

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Amazing 250kg of food collected by the Desford village group.

About 250kg of food has been collected over the last few weeks from Desford village group. You guys have been checking our website https://leicestersouth.foodbank.org.uk/give-he…/donate-food/ and donating exactly what we want. 250kg gives 25 people emergency food parcel for three days. That’s 9 meals of breakfast, lunch and tea. We had someone who had recently received one of […]

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Great trip out to Market Harborough to drop off 197.60kg of Food

Today we had a great trip out to Market Harborough @jubileefoodbankmh and dropped off 197.60kg of food desperately needed by residents in that lovely town. The sun was shining, people were out enjoying the weather and the dedicated volunteers of Jubilee Foodbank were sorting through food and making up emergency food packs ready to distribute […]

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