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When the going got tough our Volunteers Kept Us Going!

Today marks the anniversary of the first lockdown and we owe a huge THANK YOU to our project manager, the committee members and the volunteers who have kept the Foodbank open. A year ago the situation was extremely uncertain. What measures would be necessary to keep clients & volunteers Covid safe? We knew demand for […]

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What a year and what fantastic support!

A year this week since the lockdowns began and what a year it has been! Foodbanks across the country have been busier than ever before and we have been no exception. BUT we would not have been able give help to those in need without the tremendous support of our donors.  This week we are […]

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How to get our help during lockdown

To get help from our foodbank you will need to be referred with a voucher. Cheadle & District Foodbank works with different frontline organisations such as advice charities, housing associations and wellbeing professionals which issue these vouchers. This allows us to gather basic information so we can prepare a suitable emergency package. Once you have […]

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2020 has been a busy year!

As many of you are aware 2020 has been a busy year for Foodbanks and the data in the graphic below shows that at Cheadle and District we have been no exception. A huge THANK YOU for all your donations without which none of this would have been possible. We wish you all a peaceful […]

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Fantastic Fundraising by Cheadle Town FC Under 11’s!

🎉 Isn’t this just fantastic??!! Cheadle Town FC Under 11’s have raised £1250 for the Foodbank! 🎉 The youngsters ran 150 miles in a single day with many of them going above and beyond their target. Well done everyone!!! Amazing!!! 👏👏👏 We are extremely grateful to them, their parents, supporters and club officials for this phenomenal achievement! If you would like […]

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Thank you Cheadle Swimming Club!

A very big THANK YOU to everyone at Cheadle Swimming Club who have been collecting donations for us. Today their leader brought in a whopping 125kg of food which is absolutely fantastic! Thank you to all swimmers and their families. 🙏 😊  

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We have enrolled with Amazon Smile and hope that you will too!

We are always looking for good fundraising ideas (what charity isn’t?!) and we have recently enrolled with AmazonSmile who will donate 0.5% every time you shop with them. It’s really easy to sign up and it doesn’t cost you, or us, a thing! Please sign up now via the link below, before you begin your […]

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The Foodbank is here to help through the second Covid wave

Recent analysis by the Trussell Trust found that over half of clients using a Foodbank earlier in the pandemic had never used one before. As the furlough scheme winds down and the second wave of Covid hits our community we know that, for many people, this will cause a desperate financial crisis. The Foodbank is […]

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Now you can raise donations in store with Give As You Live!

Do you shop at Asda, Morrisons, M&S or Waitrose & Partners? With @GiveasyouLive, you can generate free donations for us every time you shop instore, by using one of their instore grocery cards! Find out more > https://instore.giveasyoulive.com/charity/cheadle–district-foodbank/1156477/0/groceries?utm_source=charitytoolkit&utm_campaign=CTGroceryCardsCampaign&utm_medium=charitywebsitebanner  

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Thank you to Cheadle SMU FC Under 12’s

A huge THANK YOU to the under 12 team at Cheadle SMU FC who, due to Covid, have been unable to finish their season and very kindly decided to donate £125 to the foodbank from their remaining subscription funds – how lovely is that?!! Thank you all! ⚽️ ❤️ 🌈

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