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BBC visit the B30 Foodbank

 BBC Midlands Today visited the B30 Foodbank on the 7th and 8th August. The account below is taken from the BBC web pages.   “A mum living in temporary accommodation is urging people struggling financially not to be embarrassed about seeking help. Julie and her six-year-old daughter visited the B30 Food Bank in Birmingham for […]

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Vacant Vacations? Solved! Holiday Events in August

Finding it difficult to take the children out and about because of the high cost of bus fares, entertainment etc. We have spaces on our holiday events in August, but if possible could you please book for yourself or a friend via  holidayevents@thecotteridgechurch.org.uk  and have a great morning out!  

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August Newsletter

Below is a link to the latest B30 Foodbank newsletter. When opened it can either be read online, downloaded for later reading or printed for a physical copy. August 2018 newsletter  

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First Half of 2018

In the first six months of 2018 the B30 Foodbank provided 4,371 three day emergency food supplies to people in crisis including 1,716 for children, a total of 37,875kg of food. It received 30,1449kg in donations. None of this would have been possible without the efforts and generosity of our wonderful volunteers and donors. The photograph shows […]

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June Newsletter

Below is a link to the latest B30 Foodbank newsletter. When opened it can either be read online, downloaded for later reading or printed for a physical copy.June 2018 newsletter

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January-April 2018

In the first four months of 2018 the B30 Foodbank provided 3,043 three day emergency food supplies to people in crisis including 1,226 for children, a total of 26,386kg of food. It received 19,515kg of food in kind donations. We would like to express a huge thank you to our generous donors, like Stuart Davis in the picture.  Stuart, a […]

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April Newsletter

Below is a link to the latest B30 Foodbank newsletter. When opened it can either be read online, downloaded for later reading or printed for a physical copy. April 2018 newsletter

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February Newsletter

Below is a link to the latest B30 Foodbank newsletter. When opened it can either be read online, downloaded for later reading or printed for a physical copy. Newsletter. Feb 2018

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AdLent Calendar

  Following the success of the reverse advent calendar we made available last Christmas we have now designed a collection  Calendar for the duration of Lent.  Lent starts on February 14th this year. Why not get involved this Lent and start an Adlent Calendar? It’s a simple idea, and a great way to help others who […]

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The B30 Foodbank 2018 Appeal: An Advice Worker at the B30 Foodbank

Probably the best good news that we could send you for 2018 is that there is no need for a foodbank! However, in the real world, where we served 230 clients in 120 minutes on one Friday in December, this seems increasingly unlikely. Each food parcel we give out only represents 3 days-worth of food […]

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