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Caltech Donate New Van

Back in June, our Foodbank van broke down back in June. Local firm Caltech Lifts loaned us one of their vans until we could secure a replacement. They have now offered us a van to keep permanently. As if this wasn’t good enough, they contacted MMautoservice who serviced the van and agreed to undertake all future services and MOTs […]

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DUSA announces Dundee Foodbank as Charity Partner

We are delighted to hear that Dundee Foodbank have been announced as the Charity Partner of the year for the Dundee University Students’ Association (DUSA). Every year they run a series of dedicated fundraisers and in the past have helped organisations such as the Anthony Nolan Trust, the Women’s Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre, Children […]

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Foodbank Month: Overgate Shopping Centre

During the month of October, the Overgate Shopping Centre will be running a Foodbank month in support of Dundee, Angus and Fife Foodbanks. They will be accepting donations of non-perishable food and toiletries at their customer service desk. In particular we are low on; jars of pasta sauce tinned fruit tinned vegetables packets of biscuits […]

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Dates for your diary: Supermarket Collections

We’ve managed to finalise our dates for our supermarket collections for the remainder of the year. Our next one is this coming Saturday 4th August at Tesco Riverside from 10am- 4pm. Hope to see you there! Saturday 4th August – Tesco Riverside 10am-4pm Friday 31st August and Saturday 1st September – Asda Kirkton and Asda Milton […]

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Tesco Riverside Collection: Saturday 4th August 2018

As the summer months and school holidays, in particular, continue to put a strain on our stock levels, we’ve arranged another supermarket collection for this Saturday 4th August. We’ll be collecting at Tesco Riverside from 10am-4pm. If you’re planning a visit here this Saturday, will you consider making a small donation to the Foodbank if […]

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We’ve Moved!

That’s it, after 13 years we have finished our last session at Full Gospel Church on Constitution Street. As of Monday (2nd July) this centre will be replaced by St John’s Episcopal Church on Albert Street in Stobswell. It’s opening times will be Monday-Friday 10am-4pm. We are no longer accepting telephone referrals and from this […]

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We’re Moving!

That’s it, after 12 years we have finished our last session at Full Gospel Church on Constitution Street. As of Monday (2nd July) this centre will be replaced by St John’s Episcopal Church on Albert Street in Stobswell. We are no longer accepting telephone referrals and from this Monday will be operating the red voucher […]

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New Referral System as of Monday 2nd July 2018

This is a reminder that as of Monday 2nd July 2018, Dundee Foodbank will be operating a new referral procedure. At present, referrals are processed via telephone. However, this will be discontinued and will be replaced with the ‘Red Voucher System.’ We are in the process of contacting all of our referring partners to issue them […]

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Help needed for a new van

Our Foodbank van has decided that it’s done enough mileage and is out of operation. It is very likely that we will have to secure ourselves a new van. Our current van was very kindly donated to us by GA Engineering and it has made such a difference to us. We use it for uplifting […]

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New Distribution Centre

We have some big news at Dundee Foodbank. After about 12 years, we are going to be moving out of our distribution centre at the Full Gospel Church. Starting up as the Discovery Food Programme, before becoming part of the Trussell Trust Group in 2012, the Full Gospel Church has helped tens of thousands of men, […]

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