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Prayer

Lord we thank you for those who donate food Also for those who come seeking support We pray the Holy Spirit lifts and holds all before the Lord Amen

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Thank you!

Over 1.5 tonnes of food were donated in December thanks to your generosity – that’s truly amazing! Special thanks to Terrington Hall School, Skipton Building Society, Helmsley in Business and many many more

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Thank you so very much!

From all here at Ryedale Foodbank thank you so very much for your generosity over this year and especially for the giving we received over Harvest Festival period.  It was truly humbling to see the amount of food and other items donated.  At a time when the media would have us believe that community is […]

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Volunteers Needed!

Ryedale Foodbank needs you! Could you give a few hours a month to help the Foodbank? We need people for various roles including warehouse and client reception but also more specifically we require: PR & Communications Officer Fund Raising Coordinator If you feel that you could help then please do get in touch – we’d […]

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Plentiful Harvest

Thank you! Thanks to your generosity there are no shortages now at the Foodbank – because of you individuals and families can be supported through hardship Your giving will directly help those in need in Ryedale

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Harvest Festival Donations

In previous years we have been so lucky with donations from churches and schools from all over Ryedale – we have truly been blessed by your generosity and it has enabled us to help so many people Don’t forget that you can drop off your harvest donations at the warehouse on Howe Road in Norton […]

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Lord Archbishop of York Visits Ryedale Foodbank

The Lord Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu visited Ryedale Foodbank on his Pilgrimage walk through Ryedale from Lent to Trinity. He had a well earned cup of tea with and chatted to the volunteers before he blessed the Foodbank, the volunteers, the referral agencies & the people who find themselves in need with a […]

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6 Unexpected Things Foodbanks Need

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A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.

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Why Would a Mum Doing a Business Degree Find Herself Begging on the Streets This Winter?

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With Christmas approaching, Michele from Brent Foodbank shares how she’s helping to make the festive season special for those struggling. “For the past few days I haven’t been to the street begging for money to buy food for me and my baby…” This was what a mother at Brent Foodbank told us recently. She was […]

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Emergency Budget gets the food poverty test

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David McAuley, Chief Executive of The Trussell Trust said: “We have two simple tests for the budget being delivered today.  Firstly, what does it do to reduce the number of people in poverty and hunger?  Secondly, what does it do to ensure the Government is supporting the work of charities and social enterprise in taking […]

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