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The Lake Run – latest news

The Andover foodbank Lake Run takes place on Sunday 16 September 2018 this year will be opened by Katie Piper who has just announced that she will be competing in Strictly Come Dancing.  The money raised at the Lake Run will be used to help those in crisis in Andover. There are three races: a […]

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Summer holiday activities in Andover

We have been looking at what activities are available during the school holidays.  Here is our list.  We hope enjoy them!

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Closure of foodbank building until 20 August 2018

The foodbank building is now closed until Monday 20 August 2018 for the completion of building works. Our distribution points are fully stocked and we’ll be picking up phone messages and emails during this time.

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Annual Review 2017-8

We have now released our Annual Review 2017-18.   Please read it to find out more about where your donations have been going and what are plans are going forward.

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May Newsletter

Catch up on all our news in the May newsletter!

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Success at Tesco

Thank you to the very generous donors, volunteers and team at Tesco. Our recent collection was a big success: we received 699.32kg of food,  76.77kg of toiletries,  72.58kg of cleaning materials and  £85! This has helped to refill our stocks and some of the food items have already been packed into boxes and distributed to those […]

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Quiz Night – Friday 27 April 2018 at 7 30pm

Please join us for our Quiz Night  on Friday 27 April. Good luck and have fun!

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Easter eggs!

It’s time for our annual Easter eggs collection! The eggs are distributed as a treat but more importantly show local children and vulnerable adults in our community that we care about them this Easter. Please donate a medium sized chocolate egg by Friday 16 March 2018. You can donate an egg at any of our […]

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Katie Piper to open The Lake Run, Andover on Sunday 16 September 2018

Charity campaigner, TV presenter, author and former Andover resident Katie Piper has kindly agreed to open the Lake Run Andover on Sunday 16 September 2018. The former model was badly scarred and left blind in one eye in an acid attack arranged by her ex-boyfriend in 2008, and has since undergone more than 100 operations […]

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Thank you for your support at Christmas

It was a busy December at the Andover foodbank with volunteers using donations from across the community to help reduce the financial pressure on local people and to make Christmas happy. The foodbank  distributed nearly 680 Christmas gift boxes full of toys and gifts to care workers at agencies and schools including Childrens Services, the […]

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