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All the latest from Glasgow NW Foodbank

BAE Systems Project Update

The BAE Systems Challenge Project is moving into week 3 of their travel challenge and fundraising efforts.  To date they have raised £135 from a total of seven sponsors, this is 39% of the way towards the target of £350. The team has covered a total distance of 68.17 miles of their 461 mile target, […]

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BAE Systems Foodbank Project

We are delighted that the team at BAE Sustainable Systems, based at their Scotstoun facility, has chosen to support Glasgow NW Foodbank as their local charity. The BAE Sustainable Systems are a group of five young professionals from the Project Management and Engineering functions within the Naval Ships business unit of BAE Systems. They are […]

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New Distribution Centre

We are delighted to announce that we will be opening a new distribution centre in the Possilpark area of NW Glasgow.  We are doing this in cooperation with the Victory Family Centre based at 404 Hawthorn Street, Glasgow G22 6RU.   This centre will be open on Wednesdays between 12 noon and 2 p.m., starting […]

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Easter 2021

Our opening times remain as normal for Holy Week 2021:  Tuesday 30th March at Blawarthill Church Hall, Thursday 1st April at Ruchill Kelvinside Church, Maryhill and Friday 2nd April (Good Friday) at Blawarthill Church Hall. All 12 noon – 2 p.m.

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Our New Manager

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We’re working from our temporary warehouse

The need for physical distancing meant that we had to move the operation of Glasgow NW Foodbank from our warehouse to the much larger church hall at Blawarthill.  Volunteers quickly adapted to the new patterns.  Sadly we had to stop offering tea and toasties to callers. Clients are also having to wait outside until their […]

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Manager Moves On – Our thanks to Kyle McCormick.

After seven years in the post, our Project Manager Kyle McCormick has decided to move on from heading Glasgow NW Foodbank.  We want to thank Kyle for his years of service and we wish him well for the future.  The Trustees are currently in the midst of the appointment process for a new manager and […]

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COVID-19 update

Due to Covid-19 we are doing what we can to ensure that those that need food bank help can still access our service, we are remain a referral based food bank, people needing help from us will need a referral – please note that while many most organisations doors are closed for face to face help, […]

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Co-op Local Community Fund

We were selected to receive funding from the Co-op Local Community Fund. It means that we received a contribution that will help to ensure that the food parcels that we provide nutritionally balanced for all in the household. Great news – members have raised £1254.10 for 2018/2019.  This is not the final total, we will update […]

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Annual Celtic Collection for the food banks in Glasgow

Foodbank collection on Sunday, September 22nd, pre-match at the home game against Kilmarnock FC. We would like to invite everyone attending the match to donate items for Glasgow foodbanks. We will be collecting donations before the match, kick off is at 1pm. Even one item from our list can make a huge difference to someone’s […]

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