Hi there! We hope this update finds you well. It's been a few weeks since the last update, and a LOT has happened! Firstly, let's talk about the really astounding numbers of people we're helping at the moment, in conjunction with The Active Wellbeing Society, Birmingham City Council and others. We've supported 23,152 people since … Continue reading TRJFP Brum May Update
Hello again! Hope you're keeping well.So, what have we been up to in the last week or so? TRJFPBrum volunteers are still really busy, working 7 days a week intercepting and sorting food for distribution, in conjunction with The Active Wellbeing Society, Fareshare, Birmingham City Council and many other organisations to get food and supplies … Continue reading TRJFP Brum Activity Update
So, how's everyone doing?We're a few weeks into this now and The Real Junk Food Project Birmingham volunteers are busier than ever collecting and redistributing food in partnership with other organisations. Between the 20th and 31st March we distributed food to 5822 people! How can you help? Firstly, direct anyone who needs assistance to https://theaws.co.uk/relief/ … Continue reading TRJFP Brum Activity and How You Can Help
So all over the region - groups like ourselves and TAWS (The Active Wellbeing Society), covid-19 support, and BVSC are working together to collect and distribute food so that people in need, and people who can't leave their homes to get food, can eat.Keep watching our Facebook and Twitter feeds for the most up to … Continue reading Covid-19 Activities
Hello lovely volunteers!We need your help. But not in the way you might think...Yes, we're really busy right now. But we need you to stay home and self-isolate unless we ask you to come in. To give the NHS a fighting chance of coping, it's really important that covid-19 is contained as much as possible. To … Continue reading Volunteers! URGENT INFO – Please Read!
If you've been watching the news (who hasn't?!) then you will know that all our cafés are now closed until further notice.We will still be distributing food waste as and when we're given it, mainly from our Sharehouse in Winson Green, but potentially from other locations; keep watching Facebook and Twitter for updates of what … Continue reading Coronavirus: all cafés closed until further notice
In light of the announcement that we should stop non-essential contact with others we have decided to make some changes. We will continue to distribute food via our cafés and sharehouses, but there will be no more Freegan Boxes until further notice.
It cannot have escaped your attention that the UK along with the rest of the world is currently caught up in a global pandemic, caused by a new form of coronavirus known as COVID-19.We would like to take this opportunity to make it clear that for the time being all our venues are open as … Continue reading Advice for our volunteers and customers re: Coronavirus
If you'd like to hear about what our wonderful volunteers got up to last year - read on!
Have you wanted to visit the TRJFP Birmingham Sharehouse, but have never been able to come on a Thursday? Well, this might be your perfect opportunity! The Sharehouse will be running extra opening for Pay As You Feel shopping before Christmas: Monday 23 Dec 12 -2 pm andTuesday 24 Dec 12 - 2 pm Click … Continue reading Sharehouse Extra Openings Before Christmas 2019!