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2020 Selby & District Foodbank Reverse Calendar

WE NEED YOU!. Well, we need your food anyway. Get your family, work colleagues and friends involved in the Selby & District Foodbank Reverse Christmas Calendar. Each week collect a food item on the calendar and closer to Christmas (not too close though) bring your food mountain to the Selby & District Foodbank. Feel free […]

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New Foodbank Sign Artwork Competition Winner

Congradulations to Isabelle Langan of Barkston Ash Catholic Primary School for winning 1st prize in our New Foodbank Sign Artwork competition. As you can see Isabelle’s entry included many vibrant colours, food (including a few eggs), a diversity rainbow and heart, all of which sums up the Selby & District Foodbank.

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New sign artwork/colouring competition

We are having an artwork/colouring competition for some new signs for the Foodbank. Any child of primary age in Selby & District can make one entry. Winner/s will receive a £10 Amazon voucher and the school will receive a £50 Amazon voucher as a donation. Entries close 13th July 2020. Artwork must be on white […]

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Seeking Part-time Paid Project Co-ordinator

Selby & District Foodbank are seeking a new Part-time Project Co-ordinator.  Reporting to the Trustees and working with a dedicated team of volunteers, the successful applicant will: – lead and oversee the operations team;  – research and lead on development work; – promote the Foodbank and the services it offers; and  – ensure the resilience […]

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2019 Reverse Advent calendar – NOW available

Looking for a way to help those less well off this Christmas. Then look no further. See attached the Selby & District Foodbank Reverse Advent Calendar for your to download, print out, pin up and add food items into a spare shopping bag when you can.  Then feel free to drop anything you collect into […]

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Selby High School Students Support Foodbank

Selby & District Foodbank & NCS Programme August 2019 A number of final year Selby High School students elected to take part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme for 4 weeks in August. NCS is a voluntary personal and social development programme for 15–17 year olds (further details at https://www.ncsyes.co.uk.) The final 2 weeks […]

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June 2019 Foodbank Newsletter

I cannot believe we are nearly half way through 2019 as I write to you!  During the later half of 2018 and on into 2019 we have seen an unprecedented number of hungry children and adults come to the Foodbank.

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Merry Christmas and a BIG thanks to our supporters

A this time of year we have an acute increase in food demands.  Without our supporters we could not meet the increase in food needed by hungry families in Selby & District.  Merry Christmas and thank you for your ongoing support. Special thanks go to: Auto Web Ruby Shoes Clipper Logistics Selby Selby Running Club […]

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Reverse Advent Calender – NOW available

Struggling to know how to give this Christmas? Why not get your family, friends and neighbours involved in the Selby & District Foodbank Reverse Advent Calender. Simply download and print off the Advent Calendar attached (A4), stick it up in your kitchen and add items on the calender (or any others) to a box.

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January 2018 Update

Happy New Year! I cannot believe we are in 2018.  We’ve had a very busy year at the Selby & District Foodbank, although our financial year finishes at the end of March 2018.  We have a whole range of people that come to the Foodbank.

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