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Easter offers and activity ideas for all the family

We hope the information below may provide some inspiration of great free or low-cost things to do over Easter.

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Easter weekend opening times and additional local support services

We encourage anyone who envisages needing support or knows of anyone who may do so over Easter weekend to please contact the relevant service at the earliest opportunity.

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Have you heard of the Chesham Community Fridge?

We are extremely fortunate to work alongside many amazing local charities and organisations. The Chesham Community Fridge being one such example.

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Please join us for a charity quiz night

Our thanks to Mayor of Amersham, Councillor Elizabeth Shepherd for organising the forthcoming quiz night at Amersham Free Church on Saturday 23rd March.

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Can we help you save money?



Chiltern Foodbank, in conjunction with local partners, Citizens Advice and Restore Hope Latimer invite you to participate in a free financial education programme, Money Matters. It aims to empower and educate people so that they can handle their finances effectively and where possible prevent people from entering into debt.

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Thank you Welcome to Running

Members of Welcome to Running turned out in force to support Chiltern Foodbank on Wednesday 21st February.

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Please join us in calling on the UK government to guarantee our essentials

Next week marks one year since our Trussell Trust colleagues launched their “Guarantee our Essentials” campaign. Monday 26th February, 10am, is the final deadline for signatures. We would be exceptionally grateful to anyone in our community who wishes to lend their voice to this campaign.

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Together we provided more than 42,000 meals

Last year we provided in excess of 42,000 meals to local people in need. We didn’t stop there. We also provided support to other initiatives and organisations tackling food poverty, including holiday lunch clubs, community fridges and providers of hot cooked meals.

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Thank you, Oakleigh Garage Chesham

The recent cold spell took its toll on our trusty, long serving Foodbank van. Our volunteer drivers were confronted with a flat battery earlier this week. Without our van, much of what we do grinds to a halt.

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Thank you Amersham Action Group and Amersham Town Council

Our heartfelt thanks to Jane Barnes, Steve Catanach and Alison Bailey (pictured below with Foodbank Coordinator Diane Rutter, and Foodbank volunteer Kate Turnock).

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