The coronavirus pandemic has caused an “alarming” increase in the number of children relying on support from the Lerwick foodbank.READ FULL STORY
Stories tagged with Tag: Foodbank
Shetland Foodbank has been “overwhelmed” by a major piece of fundraising which has brought in over £6,000 from hundreds of different people – far exceedingREAD FULL STORY
The foodbank has faced an uphill struggle in light of Covid-19 with donations falling and all but one of the team of volunteers, including co-ordinatorREAD FULL STORY
Bishop of Aberdeen Hugh Gilbert and Shetland’s new Catholic priest Ambrose Flavell visited the Shetland foodbank to learn more about the organisation.READ FULL STORY
Tesco is considering making a permanent arrangement to supply food to the Salvation Army after a huge uptake last week of its foodbank donation scheme.READ FULL STORY
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