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Visit by Khalid Aziz, Hampshire Deputy Lieutenant

  Khalid Aziz, Hampshire Deputy Lieutenant, who supports Nigel Atkinson the Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire, visited on 13 July 2021 to thank the team for the tremendous support that they have given to those in need since March 2020.  During his visit Khalid found out more about the work of the foodbank from Jamie Symington, Chairman, […]

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Graham & Co complete SAS trek for the foodbank

  The team at Graham & Co Estate Agents, based in Andover & Whitchurch, recently completed a gruelling 24 km day trek up Pen-y-Fan in the Breacon Beacons, following in the footsteps of highly trained SAS soldiers. The team of 7 from Graham & Co, including directors Wayne Turpin and Guy Somerville and their team […]

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Warehouse Supervisor

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Warehouse Supervisor to manage the day to day warehouse operation including stock management and delivery. You will coordinate volunteers in the warehouse and help ensure that we provide a reliable, accessible, and compassionate service of food and associated support for clients. The role is 12 hours per […]

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Office Administrator

We’re looking for an energetic, self-motivated, and resourceful individual to join our team on a temporary basis.  This is an office based role and includes: Helping to manage day to day administration Updating and managing agreements with partner agencies Managing donor stewardship Supporting the transfer to e-vouchers For more information please read the role description […]

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Gardener – foodbank garden

The foodbank has a small garden that it uses to grow fresh fruit and veg to distribute to clients. We aim to grow things that are quite straightforward but perhaps pricier in the shops, eg strawberries, raspberries, green beans and tomatoes.  These are items that we can’t put in our boxes but are appealing to […]

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Mother’s Day gifts and Easter Eggs

You can support the foodbank and by buying a gift from our range of Mother’s Day gifts. We are also collecting chocolate eggs to distribute to children in time for Easter Sunday.  If you would like to support this project, please donate eggs before 19 March 2021 to allow us time to distribute them. Thank […]

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Market voucher scheme

Read all about are new market voucher scheme in this article in the Andover Advertiser    

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Chocolate Easter eggs

The Andover foodbank will be collecting chocolate eggs as usual this year to distribute to children in time for Easter Sunday.  If you would like to support this project, please donate eggs between Monday 15 February 2021 and 19 Match 2021 to allow us time to distribute them.  Thank you.

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Christmas and New Year

The foodbank will close on 23 December 2020 at 12:30pm and re-open on 4 January 2021 at 9:30am. We’d like to thank all the very generous donors who have given to us during this difficult year, and our partner agencies who have worked with us.  With your support we have been able to provide food […]

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Nearly 1000 Christmas gift boxes delivered!

The foodbank has distributed nearly 1000 Christmas gift boxes full of toys and gifts to care workers at agencies, including Childrens Services, Yellow Brick Road Projects, Andover Young Carers, and Icknield School, ready to be given to local children in need.  This guarantees that care workers have time to discreetly deliver the gift boxes to […]

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