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Preston Grasshoppers donate ‘huge’ amount of food to benefit Salvation Army foodbank

Following an extremely successful Christmas campaign in support of the Salvation Army, the mini juniors section at Preston Grasshoppers appealed to Prestonians to donate food and vital supplies. Hoppers operated […]

5 months ago
Preston’s Salvation Army launches annual Christmas Toy Appeal

Each year, The Salvation Army ensures each child receives a Christmas present. Recently, the number of children they have to provide presents for has dramatically increased, meaning they have over […]

7 months ago
Much needed funds donated to Preston foodbank during lockdown

A house building company has provided some vital support to The Salvation Army Preston foodbank over lockdown. Stewart Milne Homes donated £500 to the foodbank which will support 40 families […]

8 months ago
The three Prestonians who cycled 300 miles for causes close to them

John (left) and Rachelle and Rebecca all complete the London to Brussels cycling challenge Three Prestonians have completed a 300-mile cycling challenge to raise funds for causes close to their hearts. Fulwood grandad John Farnden completed the London to Brussels journey to raise money […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston food bank running out of supplies as donations drop

Preston’s Salvation Army food bank has told the Guardian it’s “down to the last few tins” as referrals increase and donations drop. Since the start of the summer holidays the […]

2 years ago
Impact Universal Credit is having on child poverty in Preston is explored

Sir Mark Hendrick MP has spoken out about the impact of Universal Credit. During a conference at The Salvation Army, Sir Mark described how the benefit system has affected child […]

3 years ago
Archbishop Temple School give kind donation to Preston’s Salvation Army

Pupils at Archbishop Tenple School have donated over 15 litres of fresh vegetable soup to Preston’s Salvation Army last week. 80 Year 9 pupils prepared the soup as part of Spirituality […]

5 years ago
Campaign launched to bring a waste food cafe to Preston

A campaign has been launched to open a cafe in Preston which offers food to customers that would have been thrown away. All dishes are served on a ‘pay-as-you-feel’ basis, […]

5 years ago
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