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‘How was your holiday’?: An update from ‘The Welcome Network’

‘Holiday hunger’ is now an all too familiar phrase; with the absence of the free school meal during the school holidays and increasing financial pressures, more and more families struggle to both entertain, but more importantly, feed their children over the six-week summer holiday period. ‘The Welcome Network’ are very proud of the work they […]

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Combined Harvest Appeal

This Harvest could you support foodbanks with a combined donation of food and funds to help local people in crisis? If you would like to promote our Harvest appeal this year you can use our Harvest Appeal Poster For more information on Foodbank and the Harvest collections, see our Harvest Foodbank Information If you would like to […]

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Harvest Appeal

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The 2017 Chester Charity Walk

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Church Anniversary Barn Dance

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Farewell Alec

Our Development Officer, Alec Spencer, is moving on from Foodbank on the 27th July 2017. A well-known face within local and national networks of people and organisations working for food justice in the UK; he will leave a very large gap in our knowledge and capability that we are now challenged to fill. At the […]

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Eaton Hall Gardens Charity Open Day

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Job Vacancy – Welcome Network Project Co-ordinator

We are looking for a dynamic and experienced individual to co-ordinate on an exciting new project across Cheshire West and Chester developing the Welcome Network.  This will be a 3-year post working on reducing the underpinning factors of food poverty and ‘holiday hunger’ in the area. Applicants will be expected to have a good understanding […]

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Is our foodbank getting it right on non-food?

Do you wonder why foodbanks don’t all do the same thing? West Cheshire Foodbank focuses on giving food in exchange for vouchers brought to us by people in need. We have a nutritionally balanced food list that we advertise and we give from what is donated. In fact we get given a whole range of […]

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Churches Friendship Network

We can’t solve food poverty on our own.   At West Cheshire Foodbank, we want to be a catalyst for change in our communities.   We work with people of all faiths and none, and with a range of organisations including charities, unions, housing associations and businesses.   In every area, we find people who are committed […]

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