Once more our team of hard-working volunteers is supporting the local community.


Mexborough Foodbank


Beth Right Up Our Street Supporting Mexborough FoodbankBusy sessions continue on Fridays with 20 food parcels out on Fri 4th June, 22 food parcels out on Fri 11th and 23 out on Fri 18th June & all delivered by our fab volunteers in Mexborough, Conisbrough & Denaby areas.

Lots of ‘thank yous’ to catch up on!! Sorry for the delay in posting!

Thanks to Beth & the Right Up Our Street team for regular Friday visits dropping off ‘crafty packs’ for our service users & volunteers to enjoy!
Ongoing thanks to the fab Ken Wyatt who drops off surplus bagels most Fridays thanks to our supporters at New York Bakery Co. Bagels

And we have our very own ‘Chaz & Dave’ in the house! Rabbit….Rabbit…Rabbit! 🤣🤣🤣😍😍😍 Helen McCabe (accompanied by another ‘star volunteer’ Gail Varley!!).

A huge thanks to all of our supporters and to our fab volunteers who ‘make it happen’ each week….we can’t do it without you!

Agency referrals via –

  • Doncaster Council
  • St Leger Homes Doncaster
  • Doncaster Citizen Advice Bureau
  • Doncaster Children’s Services Trust
  • Wrap Around Supporting People
  • Community First Credit Union Ltd
  • Doncaster Wellbeing Communities South Area Team
  • Mexborough Family Hub
  • Denaby & Conisbrough Family Hub

Plus many more.

Thanks as always to our community partners Mexborough Christian Community Church – Steve & Bev, Andrew & Michelle and Christine & Jean who are stars again each Friday.

Huge thanks to Jean Jordan for organising a ‘Euro 2020 Sweepstake’ amongst our team with proceeds going to Mex Foodbank!!

Thank you so much for all your support….it is most appreciated and most definitely needed across our communities!

Thanks to our ongoing supporters/funders neighbourly The National Lottery Community Fund JP Walton & Son Transport Ltd Mezza pizza Discount Food Centre Jamies Fruit And Veg Yorkshire Family Butchers Ltd etc.

Please donate via our donation box at Lidl GB in Mexborough if you can. Also at our new ‘Customer Donation Point’ at Poundland in Mexborough

Donations can also be dropped off at The Willows Early Years Centre on Wath Road on Thursdays 11 am-12 pm or Fridays 10 am-1 pm. Or at Mex Family Hub next door Mon-Fri 8.30 am-4.30 pm.

If you have a substantial donation and are unable to drop it off then please call us on 01709 717186 & our community partner Food Aware CIC will collect it asap.

Thank you




LIDL JP Walton and Sons Food AWARE CICBig thanks to Lidl GB RDC in Doncaster for another fab donation earlier this month – 12 pallets of surplus food into our Hellaby base in Rotherham redistributed to South Yorkshire projects supporting vulnerable & less fortunate during Covid recovery.

Huge thanks to our business partner JP Walton & Son Transport Ltd for collecting and dropping off as usual.