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Support us during Lent!

We know that some people like to make Lent a time to help people via the Foodbank, so here are some ideas, though you are welcome to think of your own!  Anyone can get involved.  Why not get your neighbours or work colleagues to join in?  Or people at church or another group?  Young people, […]

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January 2024

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Statistics for 2023

If you would like a pdf version of this, please request one from [email protected]  

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Christmas 2023 opening

We will be open as normal both for donations and for people who need our help in Brecon on Tuesdays and Fridays EXCEPT for Boxing Day, Tuesday 26th December. Our Hay satellite will also be closed on Friday 29th December but anyone who would use Hay can use Brecon on that day instead.  

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Give Today

We have recently signed up to Give Today, so you can easily buy things for the Foodbank.  Our page on the site has the items we need (we can up-date it ourselves), and you can buy them there and they will be delivered to us free when we are open.  There is no minimum order. […]

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Bank the Food App

For a quick and easy way to check our shopping list when you are out and about, check the Bank the Food App.  We now regularly update it with our latest needs, it lists the donation/collection points where you can leave items, and you can set it to alert you to remind you to buy […]

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Brecon open on Good Friday

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Brecon Foodbank at Hay-on-Wye opening 17th March

We will be opening a satellite branch of Brecon Foodbank in Hay-on-Wye, on Friday 17th March in the Pavilion, Brecon Road, Hay-on-Wye, HR3 5DY.  We plan to open every Friday from 1.30 to 3.30 for a trial period of 6 months, continuing beyond then if appropriate.

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Statistics for 2022

Brecon Foodbank opened in July 2014.  Since then we have given out 3511 food parcels.  We have fed 8267 people, comprising 5093 adults and 3174 children.  We have been given 104,031.1kg food & toiletries and have given out 100,695.3kg food & toiletries. In 2021 we gave out 597 food parcels.  We fed 1475 people, comprising […]

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Christmas 2022-3

We will be closed between Christmas and New Year.  Our parcels on Friday 23rd will, as usual, contain food for at least a week, but for  anyone who is in need of food during the week we are closed, a few agencies that are open will hold emergency bags.

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