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RBC Foodbank – Opening Hours Easter Bank Holidays.

Please be aware that during the Easter weekend Rugby Borough Council Foodbank will be open as below: Good Friday and Easter Monday (11am to 4pm)   Please pass this message on to anyone who needs the help of the foodbank in the next week. The food bank location is as at  below link: https://rugby.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ Best Wishes Happy Easter

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Rugby Foodbank Donations Update – Covid-19

Important notice- Covid 19 Rugby Foodbank is always very pleased to receive donations and at this time, whilst we are living with the threat of Covid 19, that is still true. However, we have given our entire stock of over £14,000 in value to Rugby Borough Council to ensure that there is no break in […]

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Rugby Borough Council Temporary Foodbank has opened.

After a temporary Foodbank closure due to the Coronavirus RBC Foodbank has now opened. Thanks to the support of Rugby Borough Council in resourcing the Foodbank operations  are now open again. Please note we RBC Foodbank is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11:00 to 16:00 for food distribution. The warehouse is open Tuesday and […]

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Rugby foodbank is closing temporarily

Rugby foodbank is closing temporarily   Due to the outbreak and rapid escalation of the coronavirus pandemic, the directors of Rugby Foodbank have taken the very difficult decision to close to the public after Wednesday 25th March. This is not a decision we have taken lightly and after much consideration, we feel this is the […]

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Rugby Foodbank Warehouse Move

Important changes at Rugby foodbank. We have now moved our warehouse to The Lawn and Retreat Building, Newbold Road, Rugby CV21 2LN. All deliveries should now be made there. There is signage on the door but to make it easier to find, if you are standing outside the main Benn Hall doors look to your […]

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State of Hunger

This week the Trussell Trust has launched State of Hunger, the largest ever piece of research into hunger and food bank use in the UK. The research shows that households who have been referred to a food bank have an average weekly income after housing costs of just £50. They’re struggling to afford to buy […]

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Reverse Advent Calendar 2019

The start of November brings the first day of our Reverse Advent Calendar. We are encouraging you to do this during November to ensure we have everything in the warehouse in time for Christmas, deliveries made during December may not be processed in time to be given out before Christmas. This is ESPECIALLY important this […]

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Rugby Foodbank – needs a new home. View Now!

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SOS – Stock Our Shelves

Currently the shelves of the foodbank are looking bare! We continued to have increased demand for the service provided by Rugby Foodbanks around the town. Please help by donating if you can. Our shortages list for donations can be accessed at this website by the below link: https://rugby.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/ Many Thanks if you can help.   […]

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Pride of Rugby – Rugby Foodbank

Rugby Foodbank has won the  “Community Impact Award”  at the Pride of Rugby awards for 2019.Well done to all our volunteers especially our amazing team of warehouse volunteers headed up by the wonderful Ellie Bird.

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