Daisy’s Work Experience!

In July we were able to offer an exciting opportunity for a two week work experience. It was great to have Daisy as a part of the team and we’re glad that she had a great time with us! To find out how she got on at Bassetlaw Food Bank keep reading… “My name is...

Meet Darren!

Meet Darren, Head of Warehouse at Bassetlaw Food Bank, well-loved member of the team and cake taster extraordinaire.   Hi Darren. When did you start at the food bank? I started volunteering full-time in November 2020. How has the food bank had a positive impact...

Funding from the Postcode Places Trust!

We have received some fantastic news here at Bassetlaw Food Bank recently as we’ve been awarded funding from the Postcode Places Trust! If you don’t already know, the Postcode Places Trust is a charity that awards grants, which are funded in their entirety by players...

Let’s meet the managers…

While Bassetlaw Food Bank is mostly made up of volunteers we do have two paid members of staff who oversee all admin aspects of the food bank and ensure the smooth running of everything from referrals to the volunteers dropping off the food parcels at people’s houses....
Welcome to the BFB Blog!

Welcome to the BFB Blog!

Welcome! Come on in and join the Bassetlaw Food Bank team on the journey to provide households within the Bassetlaw area with food parcels and support to decrease food poverty and insecurity in the area. In this blog we’ll be talking about how Bassetlaw Food Bank is...

Bassetlaw Food Bank Operations – COVID–19 Statement

On Tuesday 24th March Trustees of Bassetlaw Food Bank had to make a very difficult decision to suspend its current activities to enable it to protect its volunteers and staff. Due to the complexity of its operation and volume of demand the charity was no-longer able...

Newsletter November 2015

Thank you for your Harvest Donations The harvest donations this year have been amazing. We have been to several school assemblies and loved it. Meeting so many of you has been great. A massive thank you to everyone who made a donation to Bassetlaw Food Bank over the...

Newsletter August 2015

Thank you Allison Palmer We want to say a big thank you for all you have done over the last few years for Bassetlaw Food Bank. We really appreciate all your hard work. Spotlight on…  We have had a few changes at Bassetlaw Food Bank over the last few months. Allison...