Food Bank Updates

**Food Bank Update**

Llandeilo Food Hub is located in the Art Room at Llandeilo Primary School, access via car park at back of playground.
Thursday and Friday 10am-2pm for any COLLECTIONS/DONATIONS – parking available – Llandeilo Primary School – 01558822498
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We will also be running home
DELIVERY Thursday/Friday 10am -2pm.
and DONATION COLLECTION
Mon – Friday 9am-5pm for those who are unable to make it in.
Contact Karen Towns on 07967 809405 if you need assistance or information.
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– This is a service for everyone/anyone in the local area, that is in real need of food, groceries household items. Please share this information with your neighbours.
Please be responsible and empathetic in judging your own needs.

DONATIONS – We are currently asking for donations of the following
FROZEN Veg, Fruit, Meat and Fish or Ready Meals.
TINS or BAGS of Pulses (not baked beans) Rice, Pasta, Noodles, Dried Fruit, Nuts, Long-life Milk and Fruit Juice, Bread, FRESH Vegetables.

– We have established a strict hygiene system involving sanitisation of every single item that gets donated. With strict hand washing and distancing measures in practice.

– Nutritional value and sustenance key to forming our food parcels, we want to keep everyone as healthy as they can be during this time of uncertainty, so we will be asking for specific foods to ensure maximum nutritional input.

Announcing the ONE STOP DRIVE THROUGH service for DONATIONS in Llandeilo – OPEN NOW
EVERY DAY 14:00 – 16:00 at Llandeilo RFC CaeWilliam

Please bring
food donations for the food bank and meals for NHS nurses
unopened (xmas?) pyjamas , nightdresses, or underwear? ( both male and femaIe ) for hospital patients who are not allowed visitors and are struggling for supplies.

Also needed are toiletries, puzzle books, sweets etc
Shavers, tooth paste and brushes,shampoos, deodorants, towels, soaps, hair brushes, colouring books, pens etc.Please be sensible not to hoard or bulk buy any items that are in short supplies locally on the shelves. We’re looking for fresh items in your cupboard

Donations will be disinfected in Cross Hands food hub according to the government guidelines before handed over to the hospitals.Or you can donate cash justgiving account https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/edward-thomas-4
or at our account at Mary Ellen’s in Llandeilo 01558 823444

If you have not yet registered as volunteer please fill in this online form – Diolch yn fawr ! https://forms.gle/3RcUo4DvWFtSE17j9

FEED THE NHS WALES  #feedthenhswales Feed the NHS Wales campaign & will be cooking hundreds of nutritious tasty meals for as many of the ICU & frontline staff as we possibly can, to support these amazing people at our local hospital – Glangwilli, Carmarthen.

The kitchen team have volunteered their time to cook the hearty, nutritious meals the critical care staff so need after a long shift on the frontline.

So that’s what we are doing here in Carmarthenshire Pink Peppercorn Food Co. alongside The Cawdor, Llandeilo Claire Bear Ward The Hangout and others and here’s what you can do to get involved.

Feed the NHS Wales are asking for donations, however small or large – anything you can give will help.

100% of your donations will go directly to buy wholesale ingredients – every chef, kitchen porter, delivery driver and organiser of this campaign are all volunteers.

Here is the link for the Just Giving page for Feed the NHS Wales

https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/feedthenhswales

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