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One month to go ………

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One month to go until the Andover 10K and 5K Lake Run and the race numbers.  We are now busy getting race packs ready to go out.f you haven’t already signed up please do so at www.andover10lakerun.co.uk Lets try and raise as much money as possible for Andover foodbank.

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Breakers Dozen DB-a-THON 9 September 2017

Please support Bonnie Lavery and her friends who will be raising money for the Andover foodbank on Saturday 9 September 2017. Breakers Dozen, DB-a-THON 60 Dawn Breakers will be doing HIIT (high intensity interval training) for 12 hours on September 9th 2017 at Dawn Breakers HQ from 6am – 6pm to raise money for Andover […]

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A wonderful day at Longstock Water Gardens

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A big thank you to all who came and supported us at the Charity Day at Longstock Water Gardens on Sunday.  The weather was perfect and it was a very happy and successful day.  It was a great opportunity to see old friends and to meet some new people who were interested to find out […]

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Our warehousing

You may be aware that we are moving out of the additional space that we have been renting at West Portway.  We are consolidating all our activity into our main site at St John the Baptist (RC) Church, Alexandra Road. Thanks to the volunteers who have worked and are working so hard helping us move […]

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Charity open day – Longstock Water Gardens Sunday 2 July 2017

We are very excited to have been allocated one of the charity days at the famous Longstock Water Garden. It’s an opportunity for you to have a great  day out and support your community at the same time! So keep the 2 July 2017 free, bring your friends and please do spread the word – the more […]

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Eggstraordinary thank you

Thank  you to all who generously donated chocolate eggs at Easter.  We distributed more than 1000 treats to children and vulnerable adults in and around Andover!  Without your support this would not have been possible.

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Mother’s Day and Easter gifts

Why not give a foodbank gift this Mother’s Day or Easter? Whether it is helping us provide food and other essential items to people in crisis, providing that extra treat at special times of the year or teaching the next generation about helping their community, these gifts are a great way to make a real […]

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Steve Holder to open the Lake Run 2017

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We are delighted to announce that Steve Holder will open the Andover Lake Run on 17 September 2017. Steve is a Hampshire firefighter who completed 20 marathons in 2016 as an emotional tribute to his late wife who died in February 2015 after a long battle with breast cancer. Steve ran one marathon for every […]

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Easter eggs 2017!

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It’s time for our annual Easter eggs collection! The eggs are distributed as a treat but more importantly show local children, young people and vulnerable adults in our community that we care about them this Easter. Please donate a medium sized chocolate eggs or make a financial donation by 20 March 2017.

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Food Free Lent

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Due to planned changes in our warehouse later this spring/summer we are having a ‘food free’ Lent! We would like our regular donors to convert their usual food donations into cash. This will help reduce our stocks to make moving a little easier – its hard work shifting food! By donating cash you will make […]

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