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Come to our Christmas Tombola Fundraiser! 10th December

The good folks at The Platform in Morecambe have kindly offered us some space to host our Christmas Tombola on Saturday, 10th December from 10 – 3! We have some fantastic prizes and lots of lovely things for kids, so please do pop in and have a go and support the Foodbank at the same […]

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A film about our Reverse Advent Calendar

Local film maker Boris has kindly made a film for us about our Reverse Advent Calendar appeal. Enjoy! You can download our Reverse Advent Calendar and print off your own copy from here: Reverse Advent Calendar 2017 A3 size Reverse Advent Calendar 2017 A4 size

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Our Christmas Hamper Campaign

This year we are running two Christmas Campaigns, our Reverse Advent Calendar and our Christmas Hamper Campaign. There are many families who struggle financially in the Morecambe Bay area and Christmas is a very difficult time. Saying Happy Christmas is easy but, together, we can do something to make it real for these families and […]

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To whose credit? A new report about Foodbank use from our local Citizens Advice Bureau

North Lancashire CAB has released a new report called ‘To Whose Credit?’ which contains detailed information about how Universal Credit is driving people to use our Foodbank. You can read the report here: To Whose Credit

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Reverse Advent Calendar 2017

We have launched our Reverse Advent Calendar for 2017! Christmas can be a tough time of year for our clients – our Reverse Advent Calendar will help us to collect things for families in need in time for the festive season. Here at Morecambe Bay Foodbank we are very aware that Christmas is a tough time […]

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Doosan Babcock’s amazing donation

Doosan Babcock helps the Morecambe Bay Foodbank

The Doosan Babcock teams at Heysham 1 and Heysham 2 have been working together to collect food for Morecambe Bay Foodbank and on Thursday, September 7th they donated an astonishing 500kg of food! It’s an incredible amount of stock for us and their hard work and contribution are just fantastic! 500kg of food equates to […]

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Our new home

Morecambe Bay Foodbank's new home

We’ve had a great time settling into our new home at West End Community Centre in Morecambe over the past few weeks. We now have much more space for storing our food and for sorting through all the donations that come in to us. Our volunteers have been absolutely fantastic in helping us move and […]

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Our new fundraising appeal

please give funds to Morecambe Bay Foodbank

    Here at Morecambe Bay Foodbank, we are currently appealing for funds to help us with our BIG MOVE! It’s cost us money to move location – from needing new computers to moving our phone and internet and buying some new furniture – it all adds up. Our fantastic supporters Urban Attic have launched […]

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Morecambe Bay Foodbank Moves Home!

Foodbank is moving

The Morecambe Bay Foodbank is moving! Since starting to operate from a cupboard in the GYM Church on Green Street in Morecambe, the organisation has grown and after five years we’ve taken over nearly half the church, so it’s time for us to move. We are moving into the first floor of the West End […]

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Father’s Day Appeal

morecambe bay foodbank dad's appeal

Father’s Day Appeal for local dads facing crisis: Morecambe Bay Foodbank calls for vital donations of men’s toiletry & shaving products Father’s Day can be a difficult time for men facing crisis, especially dads who are unable to provide food for their families or afford the basic toiletry products many of us take for granted. […]

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