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FoodHub5

Why we need your help

Celebrate 5 years of Shrewsbury Food Hub

rescuing good food in April 2021!

It's our birthday! Help raise awareness of food waste & fivers for the Food Hub. Here's how: 

foodhub5#FoodHub5 Birthday Present

Click 'Donate Now' to give us a birthday gift to keep the good work of Shrewbury Food Hub going! 

#FoodHub5 Bridges Walk

https://www.shrewsburyfoodhub.org.uk/post/foodhub5-bridges-walk 

#FoodHub5 Challengers

We have some fab #FoodHub5 challengers raising fivers for the food hub by completing some inventive activities. From climbing the towers of Shropshire (5000 steps) to virtually cycling Shrewsbury to Lands End (500km) & running 5k 5 times a week! See their fundraising pages below and show them some support! 

Larry Fundraiser Pip

Atticus  Alex

Email pippa@shrewsburyfoodhub.org.uk

Twitter ShrewsFoodHub

fb ShrewsburyFoodHub

Charity no: 1171092

So why help the Food Hub?

In April 2016 Shrewsbury Food Hub was born. Working out of the boot of cars in M&S carpark, a small group of environmentally minded volunteers decided to stop good food going to waste and adding to landfill, knowing that people in the community could use this good surplus food.

At the end of our first year, the Food Hub had recruited 45 volunteers, collecting from 5 supermarkets and had built a network of 20 community groups. In that first year, they rescued 14 tonnes of food of vegetables, fruit, random tins and bakery products.

Fast forward 5 years to 2021. The Food Hub now has its own van to support the collection and redistribution of food and a fully equipped depot to support surplus chilled and frozen food. We are powered by over 100 volunteers and in the last 12 months are on track to save 140 tonnes of good food from waste - that’s enough for 330,000 meals.

In December 2020 alone they saved more tonnage than they did in their first year.

This food has helped over 2000 people each week in Shrewsbury eat better and save money.

  

£5,234.11

raised so far

5234.11

How you can support us

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Supporters

Derek Bennion

Score below 5 on 100 golf holes

£250.00
Michael Carding

5000 STEPS UP SHROPSHIRE TOWERS

£1000.55
Alexandra Hankinson

Jogging 5km 5 days-a-week in April

£165.00
Team Lobban

Team Lobban

£500.00
olivia mann

Running, walking and cycling a total of 365km

£227.60
Atticus Round

I am cycling 50kms over the month of April

£585.00
Jackie Schüpp

90 miles in 5 weeks for Shrewsbury Food Hub

£115.00
Ali Thomas

I'm running 5 x 5km a week in April 2021

£225.00

Jun 08, 2021

Anonymous

£10.00

May 29, 2021

Anonymous

For Longden School sponsored run.

£5.00
(plus £1.25 giftaid)

May 28, 2021

Laura kinsey

£20.00

May 28, 2021

Chloe

£20.00
(plus £5.00 giftaid)

May 28, 2021

Nancy Lowe

£5.00
(plus £1.25 giftaid)

May 28, 2021

IDEA Ingham Energy Ltd

IDEA Ingham Energy Ltd donating in support of Longden nursery's running event - well done little ones!

£100.00

May 28, 2021

Annette and John Hughes

£10.00

May 28, 2021

Ben and Dan

£25.00
(plus £6.25 giftaid)

May 27, 2021

Rachel Moelwyn-Williams

Well done to the Longden School runners!!


May 27, 2021

Christina, Claudia and Tobias

£5.00
(plus £1.25 giftaid)

Total raised so far

£5,234.11

Total plus Gift Aid £6,106.99

Direct donations

£2,165.96

Raised offline £35.00

Fundraising pages

£3,033.15

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