27 Feb 18
Ever thought about supporting us but not sure how to go about it, why not consider joining our 200 club! Please click Barrow Foodbank 200 Club to learn more.
13 Feb 18
Lent starts tomorrow. How about doing an ‘ADLENT CALENDAR,’ each day you place an item in the box then deliver it to the Foodbank at Easter!
14 Dec 17
We will close at 3pm on Friday 22nd December and won’t reopen until until 3rd January. Provisions are in place to make sure food is available, any client who needs urgent support over Christmas should contact their voucher-holding agency.
17 Nov 17
The Foodbank newsletter for November is now available to view here.
9 Oct 17
The October newsletter for the foodbank is now available to view online.
16 Aug 17
Volunteers from Barrow Foodbank were honoured today at a ceremony to present them with the Queens Award for Voluntary Service. Lord-Lieutenant of Cumbria, Claire Hensman, made the presentation, the Lord-Lieutenant is Her Majesty The Queens representative in Cumbria. Volunteers from Barrow Foodbank and the two satellite branches at Millom and Ulverston received the award of […]
11 Jul 17
Barrow food bank’s July newsletter is now available for download in two formats: PDF HTML
2 Jun 17
Barrow Foodbank is honoured to receive the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. This honour recognises the hard work done by all our volunteers in Barrow, Millom and Ulverston since we opened on 23rd July 2012. Our volunteers fill a number of roles to ensure the foodbank is run efficiently and complies with statutory legislation while […]
27 May 17
Barrow food bank’s April newsletter is now available for download in two formats: PDF HTML
11 Apr 17
From 1 April 2017 the amount of money suppliers can charge a domestic prepayment meter (PPM) customer will be subject to a temporary price cap. The key points of this are: Ofgem estimate that many prepayment customers are likely to see reductions in their gas bill of around 10-15% from 1 April 2017 or around […]