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Feeling Thankful

  In the words of their Harvest song, the pupils of Midmill Primary School in Kintore are ‘so thankful for the food that we eat’ that they decided to collect some food for their local Food Bank. The collection was organised by Miss Smith’s P2 class, after they had a visit from a Food Bank […]

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Harvest Goodies

    Following on from their work for Aberdeenshire North Food Bank as part of their ‘Our Community’ project earlier in the year, the pupils of Tarves Primary School collected an amazing 102.55kg of food as part of their harvest celebrations.  Well done and thank you very much!  

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Peterhead Foodbank Centre Now Open

Our new Foodbank Centre in Peterhead is now open. The address is 21A Skelton Street, Peterhead, AB42 1HR. Opening times are Monday, Thursday and Friday, 11.00 – 13.00. For more details please check out our website: https://aberdeenshirenorth.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ For information on how to get help (referral partners and vouchers for food parcels, please see here: https://aberdeenshirenorth.foodbank.org.uk/get-help

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Foodbank Centre Easter opening hours

Changes to our normal Foodbank Centres opening hours over Easter are as follows (Friday 3oth March – Monday 2nd April): Huntly is closed on Good Friday. Ellon is open Good Friday but closed Easter Monday. Inverurie is open Good Friday and Easter Monday.

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Update: The Foyer, Peterhead

Aberdeenshire North Foodbank is grateful to the wonderful team at The Foyer who have been acting as a temporary distribution point for pre-packed emergency food boxes in Peterhead until such time as we could open a Foodbank centre. This arrangement has now ceased and pre-packed food boxes will no longer be available from The Foyer. […]

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Christmas & New Year Break, December 2017 to January 2018

Our Foodbank Centres will be closed over Christmas and the New Year. Dates and times for the last sessions of 2017 and first sessions of 2018 are shown below. Inverurie 4 St James’s Place Inverurie AB51 3UB Last Foodbank session will be on Friday, December 22nd from 1pm – 3.30pm and will open on Monday, January […]

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Tesco – Food Collection

Help us support people facing hunger this winter by joining us for the UK’s biggest food collection. The Tesco Food Collection is manned by our volunteers who will hand out shopping lists of tinned and dried goods at our local Tesco stores to encourage customers to buy an extra item of food or two during their […]

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Aberdeenshire North Foodbank Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Aberdeenshire North Foodbank AGM will take place on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 at St Mary’s Episcopal Church hall, St Mary’s Place, Inverurie AB51 3NW at 7pm. The Agenda is as follows: 1. Convenor’s Report on the activities of the Foodbank 2. Annual Statement of Accounts 3. Re-election of Trustees

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Easter Opening Hours

Over the Easter period (2017), our Foodbank centre opening times are as normal, with the following exceptions: Inverurie 4 St James’s Place Inverurie AB51 3UB Closed Good Friday (14th April) and Easter Monday (17th April). Huntly Bargain Box 55 Main Street Huntly Will be open on Good Friday (14th April). Ellon Forvie Room Kirk Centre Station […]

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Christmas Opening Hours

Our Christmas and New Year opening times 2016/2017 are as follows: Inverurie 4 St James’s Place Inverurie AB51 3UB Last Foodbank session will be on Wednesday, December 21st from 10am – 12 noon. The Inverurie Foodbank will reopen on Wednesday, January 4th, 2017. Huntly Bargain Box 55 Main Street Huntly Last Foodbank session will be […]

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