Here for Humanity distributing pancake day packs to Preston residents in need

Posted on - 16th February, 2021 - 10:33am | Author - | Posted in - Charities, Food & Drink, Preston News, Restaurants in Preston, Takeaways
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Here for Humanity Preston are distributing pancake packs to people who visit their food banks to help them celebrate.


They are aiming to give 100 parcels, which will contain ingredients to make around 1,000 pancakes.

This will ensure Prestonians can enjoy pancake day without worrying about purchasing ingredients.

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The pancake parcels will accompany the 600 bags of food and hot meals Here for Humanity will redistribute this week.

Here for Humanity are also hosting a competition which recipients of the parcels, and other Prestonians, can enter.

To enter, you need to:

  1. Make the perfect pancake
  2. Take a photo of it (but do not include people)
  3. Email it to

Include the name of the adult emailing, the name of the person who made the pancake, how they made it, their preferred prize and a contact phone number.

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Here for Humanity will then choose their favourite pancakes, and the best three will win prizes.

Winners will be announced on Monday, 1 March. R

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Will you be entering this competition? What are your favourite pancake toppings? Let us know in the comments below.

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