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Christmas Opening Times & Additional Local Support Services

We encourage anyone who envisages needing support or knows of anyone who may do so this month to please contact the relevant service at the earliest opportunity. Chiltern Foodbank opening hours over the festive period are as follows:

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Thank you Chiltern Foodbank Volunteers

Tuesday 5th December is International Volunteers Day. It is thanks to our volunteers that people in the Chiltern area can get the support they need, which is more important than ever during such challenging times. The resilience, passion, and commitment they show week in week out is truly inspiring.

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Tesco’s Amersham Winter Food Collection

We, like many foodbanks across the country, are bracing ourselves for winter. From Thursday 30th November to Saturday 2nd December Chiltern Foodbank volunteers will be present at Tesco’s in Amersham for our annual Winter Collection.  

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Thank you Skipton Building Society

Our heartfelt thanks to Skipton Building Society branches in Chesham and Little Chalfont, branch manager Luke Adams and colleagues for their ongoing support.

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A Harvest thank you

Despite the ongoing challenges of increased living costs felt by us all, we were overwhelmed by the response to this year’s harvest appeal. During the harvest festival period we received in excess of 4.2 tonnes of food donations. This represents 246 boxes of food to give to people in our community.

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Amersham Mayor getting active for the Foodbank

Huge congratulations to Cllr Elizabeth Shepherd for completing the 10k Shardaloes run on 24th September and to Michela di Toco for being a very able running partner and encourager.

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Support us this Harvest

Every year, around the traditional Harvest Festival period, we launch our Harvest appeal. If you are in a position to help us, please refer to the above shopping list or kindly consider making a donation.

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Thank you Paradigm Housing

Thank you to everyone at Paradigm Housing for the donations you collected for the foodbank!

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Bags for Life Appeal

Chiltern Foodbank would be very grateful to receive donations of strong, clean, carrier bags (Bags for life). Donations can be dropped into our Chesham foodbank at: 71, The Broadway, High Street, Chesham, HP5 1BX.

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Amersham Mayor’s Charity of the Year

We are delighted to have been chosen as the Amersham Mayor’s charity for a second year.  Mayor Elizabeth Shepherd visited the Foodbank and is keen to help us as we support local people who are struggling to put food on the table.

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