Author: FoodAWARE

A bumper family Christmas thanks to Mexborough businesses

ONE family received a bumper Christmas present from a supermarket and a haulage firm. Mexborough’s Lidl store teamed up with JP Walton & Son Transport, the Mexborough Foodbank and food distribution firm Food Aware to present a hamper of goodies to a deserving family. Lidl and J.P Walton both donated £50 worth of food to create the hamper and Food Aware and Mexborough Children’s Centre chose a family to receive it. Pictured are (from left to right), Jim Walton, Kristian Walton and Emma Worley from J.P Walton, Lidl store manager Paul Borrill, and Sean Gibbons, Food Aware managing...

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Back our Easter egg appeal

A LIFELINE for hungry families is enlisting the help of the Easter Bunny — and the Rotherham Advertiser — to boost its seasonal appeal. Food Aware has teamed up with haulage firm JP Walton to collect Easter eggs for the area’s youngsters. JP Walton has pledged 200 chocolate treats — and we want you to help by making donations to The Rotherham Advertiser office in Wellgate, Rotherham. They can also be handed in at the office of the Dearne Valley Weekender in High Street, Mexborough. The deadline for Easter Egg donations has been extended to Thu 26th March, after which...

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Huge thanks to Fair Business Alliance for their latest surplus food donation!!

Huge thanks to Fair Business Alliance for their latest surplus food donation! Three pallets of surplus Fairtrade Banana Chips (lighted salted plantain crisps) kindly collected by JP Walton & Son of Doncaster (@JPWalton46) and currently being redistributed to our South Yorkshire projects! For more information about Fair Business Alliance – see below. FairBusinessAlliance – @Fair_Business_ Create new opportunities & improve livelihoods of farmers by enabling them to become part of a fair & ethical supply chain. Pacari Choc & Zamora Plantain Crisps Edinburgh, Scotland...

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Fantastic ‘Easter Bunny’ Partnership with JP Walton & Son & Dearne Valley Weekender/Rotherham Advertiser

The Easter Bunny visits Food Banks of South Yorkshire thanks to, ‘JP Walton and Son Transport’ and, ‘Food Aware.’ We are JP Walton and Son a Family owned Transport business based in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. Easter is almost upon us and we at JP Walton and Son Transport aim to distribute hundreds of Easter Eggs to the less fortunate Families of our Community. We will be teaming up to distribute the goodies with, ‘Food Aware,’ a, ‘Not for Profit, Social Enterprise,’ based in Mexborough, South Yorkshire. ‘Food Aware’ currently operate in partnership with over 60 Community based organisations across...

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Is it too early to mention the Easter Bunny?!

We are delighted to announce a new partnership with local Transport company JP Walton & Sons! This will be for a 12 month period with a view to extend further. A press release will follow very soon with further details. What’s that about the Easter Bunny we hear you say?! Watch this space! EasterBunnyIsComingWithGoodies...

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