Cupar Foodbank News

Cupar Foodbank acknowledges volunteers.

Cupar Foodbank held a function in Lodge Coupar o’ Fife No 19 to recognise the years of service provided by the volunteers. Monsignor Pat McInally, chairman of the board of trustees, welcomed everyone to the evening and thanked all the volunteers, without whose help and support the foodbank could not function. Willie Rennie MSP presented […]

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Foodbank collection update

Can I please take this opportunity to thank the community of Cupar and the surrounding areas for their support at the Foodbank Collection Day at TESCO last Saturday. Thanks to their generosity a total of 696.86kg of food was donated. A special thanks must go to Elaine Brailsford for her assistance both with the set […]

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Dates for the diary – Saturday 3rd August.

We have obtained permission for a Supermarket collection to be held at the TESCO’s in Cupar on Saturday 3rd August from 10am to 5pm. We hope to see you there !!!!

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Cupar Co-op

Thank you to the Co-op members of staff and customers for their donation of £245 raised via the bonus ball.

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Community Partnership Agreement – Aldi

We have just entered into a partnership agreement with the ALDI Surplus Food Scheme and we will now be collecting dry goods on a weekly basis. A big thank you to ALDI for supporting the Foodbank.

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Concert in Gateside Memorial Hall – 14th June 2019

Members of the Gateside Music Society performed a concert in aid of the Cupar foodbank and  raised magnificent sum of £522.73. A big thank you goes out to the performers and those that supported the event. Your help is invaluable to the local community.

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Thank you to local schools

We would like to extend a huge thank you to the pupils of Bell Baxter High School, Castlehill Primary School, St Columbus Catholic Primary School and Ceres Primary School for their support so far this year. Enjoy the Summer holidays.

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Local primary schools support Cupar foodbank

Ceres Primary School recently held a “dress down day” at school. This time, instead of bringing money to distribute to charity, the pupils were encouraged to bring in an item for the foodbank. The total weight of food presented was 97.55kg. On Thursday 4th of April Joe Preece the Centre manager, visited teacher Mrs Milne […]

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A few words from Fiona Findlay

I would like to take this opportunity to say a big thank you to all the individual, schools, churches, businesses and organisations who have supported the foodbank over the past few years. Having coordinated the foodbank since it’s inception it is now time for me to move on. My hope 5 years ago was that […]

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Foodbank warning over demand – Fife Herald

Volunteers at foodbanks across north east Fife say demand on their services is reaching crisis point following a hectic festive season. A total of 41 local families, including 60 children were given food parcels in the Tay Bridgehead area, while 16 families – with 20 children – in Tayport alone relied upon donations distributed on […]

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