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January food suggestions list

After the amazing generosity of all our supporters in December our stocks are looking relatively healthy, thank you! Suggestions for items which we always have a need for are included on our ‘Donate food’ page.

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‘This Can Change’: EFB Newsletter, Winter 2019/20

Over the past 5 years, the number of 3 days’ worth of emergency food provided by Exeter Foodbank to local people in need has increased by around 73%.  This simply isn’t right; no charity can replace the dignity of buying your own food.  In our EFB Winter Newsletter we explore the theme of ‘change’ on an […]

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Christmas opening times 16th December to 3rd January

Mon 16th Dec 1130am-3pm – Tues 17th Dec 1130am-3pm – Weds 18th Dec 1130am-3pm – Thurs 19th Dec 1130am-3pm – Fri 20th Dec 1130am-3pm 10am -12pm Mon 23rd Dec 1130am-3pm – Closed for Christmas Fri 27th Dec CLOSED session cancelled Mon 30th Dec 1130am-2pm – Thur 2nd Jan 1130am-2pm – Fri 3rd Jan 1130am-2pm 10am […]

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December priority list

Hello to all our lovely supporters. The Christmas giving starts early here at foodbank and we have already reached our deadline for seasonal treats.  This is to give us time to process and give them out before the big day.  We do still need our standard donations though and the priority items are shown on […]

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November priority list

November priority list now updated.  Donations very gratefully received – thank you all.

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Harvest festival – food priority list

Its harvest time and the good people of Exeter always astound us with their generosity at this time of year.  Please click on the image below to see the priority list for the items we are in urgent need of to keep providing food to people in need in our city.  Thank you.   Donate […]

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September Food Shortages list

The new list is now available to view  https://exeter.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/.  We have items which are now urgently in need of topping up (less than 2 weeks stock).  Drop a tin of meat or a sponge pudding in the basket at your nearest supermarket, if you can.  Thanks as ever to all our supporters.

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August food shortages – ‘holiday hunger’

The updated list is now available, click below.  With many families struggling due to children being on summer holiday and not receiving free school meals, its a busy time of year here at foodbank.  Every donation really does count, thanks to everyone who donates. Donate food    

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July priority list now online – coffee anyone?

Thank you for all your donations they are feeding over 130 Exeter people a week.  Our latest priority list is longer than usual, nothing ‘in the red’ yet though.  Hopefully we can keep it that way with the help of all our wonderful supporters.  See the list here https://exeter.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/

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Food shortage list – June

The list has now been updated for June.  Use the link below to find out which items we are particularly in need of. Donate food   Thanks to everyone for all donations, we are helping around 150 local people a week, one third of them are children……thank you!

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