Tag: Foodbank

Foodbank’s Harvest appeal for food and funds

Foodbank’s Harvest appeal for food and funds

Leeds South and East Foodbank has launched a new appeal, asking local people to take a different approach this Harvest by giving a ‘Combined Harvest’ donation of food and money, which will help the charity continue its vital work during the shift from Autumn to Winter, when the foodbank sees a significant rise in need […]

Food Bank at St Andrew’s in Beeston

Food Bank at St Andrew’s in Beeston

As I walked past St. Andrew’s Church along Old Lane on Monday (9 February 2015) I noticed a sign which read: ‘Food Bank’ pointing towards an open door. So I went inside to find out more. Parking my own bags of shopping down I am welcomed by Helen Ingleby, food bank volunteer, account manager and […]

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‘Tour de Leeds Fed’ raises funds for foodbank

‘Tour de Leeds Fed’ raises funds for foodbank

  Leeds Federated Housing Association has been pedalling hard to raise money for Leeds South Foodbank. Staff competed in the ‘Tour de Leeds Fed’ challenge and rode the 390km distance of this summer’s Yorkshire Tour on exercise bikes over two days. The event was part of a health and wellbeing initiative to encourage Leeds Federated’s […]

Volunteers required for South Leeds Foodbank’s first supermarket food collection

Volunteers required for South Leeds Foodbank’s first supermarket food collection

  ASDA, Morley will be the location of the first supermarket collection of food for the South Leeds Foodbank on Saturday, August 3rd, 2013. Will you be there? Beeston Festival ’13 was indeed a hive of activity and I spent a few moments with some of the people that are leading on championing one of […]