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Preston Grasshoppers launch third collection appeal on Sunday

Posted on - 5th March, 2021 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Charities, Fulwood, Greyfriars, Preston News
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Following two successful events and discussions with the Salvation Army, Preston Grasshoppers youngsters and their families are launching their third food bank appeal.

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The Grasshoppers are appealing for people to help them replenish depleted food bank stocks.

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Once again the invitation to bring a selection of the following items to the club is extended to everyone associated with Preston Grasshoppers:

  • Tinned potatoes.
  • Tinned spaghetti hoops.
  • Tinned macaroni.
  • Breakfast cereals.
  • Long life milk.
  • Coffee.
  • Flour.
  • Cooking oil.
  • Soap.
  • Toothbrushes.
  • Easter Eggs.

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The hut, on the rear car park, will be open from 10am to 2pm on Sunday 7 March 2021 to accept donations.

People dropping off donations will be expected to follow Covid-19 protocols which are, wearing a face mask, social distancing and using the provided hand sanitisers.

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If people would rather not leave their car, they can pull up close to the hut, sound their horn and a volunteer will come to the car.

As an alternative cash donations can be made here.

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