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Collection Point Updates

In last month we’ve sadly had to close down one of our permanent collection points at Brands Books. This is because the store will due to be closing soon as the owners have decided to retire. We’d like to extend a very big thank you to Brands Books who have been incredibly supportive of the […]

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Record-Breaking Supermarket Collection

What an incredible response we received from our most recent supermarket collection day at Asda Kirkton on Saturday 4th November. We took in an incredible 1121.08kg of food donations. Thank you does not seem to suffice but we do not know what else to say. So thank you once again to the very generous Asda […]

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Asda Kirkton Collection Day: Saturday 4th November 10am-4pm

Remember remember the 4th of November as we’ll be at Asda Kirkton for another collection day between 10am-4pm. We hope that if you are planning a visit to the store that day, that you would consider making a small donation. We’re anticipating a significant increase in demand in those requesting food parcels over the next […]

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Appeal for toothbrushes

At Dundee Foodbank we endeavour to include toiletries into the food parcels that we distribute. We’ve recently received a very large donation of toothpaste, however we have very few toothbrushes to accompany them. We’re putting out an appeal over the next few weeks for adults and children’s toothbrushes. You can find a list of our […]

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Tesco South Road Collection Day Saturday 19th August

We’re back for another collection day at Tesco South Road this Saturday 19th August from 10am-4pm. If you’re planning a visit, could you consider making a small donation to the foodbank. Our most urgent stock needs are; tinned vegetables tinned meat sugar toiletries tinned puddings We’ll be distributing shopping lists to customers to remind them […]

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Dundee Foodbank the winners of the Dundee Derby!

Dundee Foodbank would like to extend its sincere gratitude to all at Dundee and Dundee United Football Clubs and their amazing supporters in the organisation and the promotion of our collection day at the Dundee Derby on Sunday 30th July 2017. We were overwhelmed by the generosity of both sets of supporters as we took in 898.5kg […]

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Thank you to Asda Milton and Kirkton Shoppers

A very big thank you to customers and staff of both Asda Milton and Kirkton stores for their fantastic generosity at our recent collection days. On the 22nd July we were at Asda Milton and collected a fantastic 730kg of food. This was followed a couple of weeks later with 672kg of food being collected […]

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Dundee Derby Food Collection: Sunday 30th July 1-3pm

We are delighted to announce that Dundee Foodbank have been invited to undertake a food and money collection prior to the big derby match between Dundee and Dundee Utd at Dens Park on Sunday 30th July 1-3pm. This is the first time we’ll have collected at a derby match in 3 years and we are […]

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Asda Milton Collection Day: Saturday 22nd July 10am-4pm

We are back at Asda Milton this Saturday the 22nd of July for another collection day. We’ll be collecting between 10am-4pm. If you plan to be doing your food shop there on Saturday, we hope that you will consider buying an extra item or two and donate to our team in-store. At the moment we […]

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Appeal for breakfast cereals for Dundee Fun and Food Programme

Dundee Foodbank will be supporting  fellow charity Dundee Bairns with their Fun and Food programme. This is a initiative aimed at providing breakfast and lunches to primary-aged children during the school holidays. This programme was designed in response to a number of primary school headteachers in the city expressing their concern of ‘holiday hunger.’ Whilst […]

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