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CGCC Community Workforce

CGCC Community Workforce is crowdfunding

31%
£1,596
raised of £5,000 target by 41 supporters

Weʼre raising £5,000 to make the CGCC Community Food Bank a permanent service

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When we first launched the CGCC Community Workforce’s pop-up food bank in March, the plan was to run it for two consecutive weeks, gather some donations, distribute them and dismantle it. What we’ve been able to achieve since then is amazing, but how we continue that work with donations dwindling, volunteers returning to work and full time use of the Village Institute coming to an end is the next hurdle.

We are very grateful to Crigglestone Parish Council for allowing us to use the Village Institute for so long, as well as for their financial support, but the time has come to vacate that space.

We’ve identified lots of households in need of continued support, many of whom are really struggling and will continue to do so long after the Covid-19 pandemic has calmed. We’re therefore happy to announce that we plan to continue the food bank for the foreseeable future, but from a new location.

Please find attached our proposal for the future. This is an overview of how we plan to keep the food bank going. In short, we intend to create a new structure at Calder Grove Cricket Club which will become the permanent home of the food bank.

As you’ll see, we’ve got a lot of work to do! None of it is going to be possible without your help. Please donate if you can. We, and all the families we support, would be very grateful.

Please also help us to spread the word about our plans and encourage orhers to donate and fundraise. If anyone knows of any individuals, organisations or businesses that might be willing to assist, whether they can offer financial support, time and labour, food donations or otherwise, please get in touch with us as soon as you can.

You can contact us on Facebook, by calling 07530 304669 or by emailing cgccworkforce@gmail.com.

Thank you all for your amazing support so far. We are so proud to live in a community that is so generous, selfless and supportive.

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  • CGCC Community Workforce5 days ago
    CGCC Community Workforce

    CGCC Community Workforce

    5 days ago

    We’re so excited to share our current fundraising total with you all 🥁 We’ve received some very generous offline donations this week. Adding the offline donations to the current total on our JustGiving page, we’re currently at £3,066 😮 We are so blown away by your generosity. Whilst we still have a way to go, it’s only been 2 weeks since we launched our fundraising campaign, and we’re now in a position to start ordering materials and get to work 👷🏽‍♂️ Thank you so much, totally lost for words (which is rare!) ♥️

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19 days ago

CGCC Community Workforce started crowdfunding

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Page last updated on: 7/3/2020 16.05

Supporters

41

  • Serendipity Home & Gifts

    Serendipity Home & Gifts

    Jul 3, 2020

    This weeks money raised from face covering sales!

    £160.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jun 29, 2020

    £20.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jun 29, 2020

    Thank you for your care and commitment

    £40.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jun 28, 2020

    £20.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jun 28, 2020

    To the most fantastic cause. Love Jan & Graham xx

    £40.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jun 28, 2020

    Keep up the great work guys.From the Yorkshire Fruits.

    £120.00

  • Eli Abu-Jaber

    Eli Abu-Jaber

    Jun 28, 2020

    Vital resource to support the community as the economic effects of the Corona Virus will continue to hit people hard going forward! It’s not over by a long shot and many more people require support!

    £20.00

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