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Toonaid Jerseys, tshirts and hoodies in aid of Newcastle West End Foodbank!

Toonaid have launched a range of jerseys, tshirts, hoodies and polo shirts all in aid of Newcastle West End Foodbank! Stock is limited so order now to avoid disappointment! Email monju3582@gmail.com to place your order. Puma Football Jersey (short sleeve)- £30 Puma Football Jersey (long sleeve) – £32.50 Hoodie – £35 Polo Shirt – £25 Tshirt […]

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Job Advert: Chief Executive Officer of Newcastle West End Foodbank

£30,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on skills and experience Permanent position (subject to funding) An exciting opportunity for a talented and experienced business manager to lead in the formulation and overseeing of the charity’s vision, mission and strategic plans to enable the continuation and development of the vital work of Newcastle West End Foodbank […]

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NUFC Fans Donation Station… OPEN!

Since its grand opening on 28th April, our little corner of the Grainger Market has been another great success and show of wonderful support from the Toon Army and city of Newcastle. A place to drop off donations of food and cash, as well as an information hub, our Donation Station is also building up […]

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Grainger Market Grand Opening!

We are delighted to announce the opening of our new city centre location! The iconic setting of Newcastle’s Grainger Market will be home to our little hub which will function as both a donation drop-off centre as well as an information point for those wishing to support our work, as well as those who may […]

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TOON STAR SERVES UP SUPPORT

The support from Newcastle United has gone from strength to strength – as you may have heard, we had a recent visit from Toon midfielder Isaac Hayden! Not only did he spend time discussing life at our food bank and meeting our staff, volunteers and food bank users, he made the teas and dished up […]

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Safety First for Warehouse Volunteers

Thanks to a generous donation from James Anthony Workwear, our fantastic warehouse volunteers can always put safety first! The Blaydon business supplied our team with well over £100 worth of equipment including hi-viz items, footwear and gloves. Warehouse manager Gemma said “It will really help to ensure our brilliant volunteers are protected and they are […]

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‘Geordies Helping Geordies’

We can’t believe we’re onto the third NUFC Fans Foodbank collection already! Building on the success of the first two, where over five tonnes of food donations were collected outside of St James Park, the next takes place on Saturday 11th March at 1pm onwards. The support from the fan community continues to grow and […]

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NUFC Match Day Collection!

As part of the NUFC Foodbanks initiative, there will be a donation point set up at this Saturday’s home match. The Toon Army are being asked to bring whatever they can (a tin, a packet or a bag full!) to drop off to our volunteers who will be opposite NINE Bar on Strawberry Place from […]

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NUFC show their support

We are delighted to announce that today marks the start of a fantastic new relationship with Newcastle United Supporters Trust (NUST) and NUFC Fans United! To mark the occasion, they are hosting a fundraising evening tonight at the Tyneside Irish Centre at 7:30pm. The brilliant, award winning Ken Loach film “I, Daniel Blake” will be […]

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Donate food at Kingston Park Tesco

From the 1st to 3rd December, our friends at Kingston Park Tesco will be hosting a food collection for West End Foodbank. Christmas can be a difficult time for individuals and families who are already managing on extremely tight budgets. The increased winter fuel bills, and the pressure of choosing between heating and eating, will sadly […]

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