Pass on something wonderful

9 September 2019
A gift in your Will could help us to support local people in crisis for years to come.

Huddersfield Town's First Team players helped out at the The Welcome Centre

9 September 2019
Looking at benefit the ‘Fans for Foodbanks’ initiative has on the local community.

This year’s holiday hunger appeal, Feeding Families, has been a huge success.

28 August 2019
A few months ago, we launched our Feeding Families fundraising appeal to raise £15,000.

Can technology help prevent people becoming dependent on foodbanks?

27 August 2019
The Welcome Centre is using the might of data and computer models to help people before they become dependent on food parcels

Community Cards donate £5,000

29 July 2019
Taking their total to £21,200.

Marshfest proves a hit yet again as festival hits its stride

25 July 2019
£6,400 raised to support local people in crisis

What's it like to volunteer at The Welcome Centre?

8 July 2019
Read volunteer Helen's story.

Start the summer holidays with family festival, Marshfest.

21 June 2019
Examiner Community Award finalists Marshfest are back for the 4th year running

Sheards have already raised more than £3,000 for our food bank

11 June 2019

They have hosted a number of fundraising events for them, including the annual charity curry night in April, multiple charity bake-offs, and more recently 5 members of the team took part in a gruelling Tough Mudder event, all in aid of The Welcome Centre.

Why I volunteer at The Welcome Centre.

3 June 2019
I'm proud of the work we do at the food bank.

The Welcome Centre is moving to a new warehouse

30 May 2019
But don't worry we're not moving too far!

Your questions answered - Why do you ask for certain items all the time?

30 May 2019
Our shortages change weekly and we can't predict what donations will come in the following week.

Millennials more likely to face working-age poverty than any previous generation, report finds

28 May 2019
Close to a quarter of people born between 1981 and 2000 are set to be below poverty line in their late twenties

Fans for food banks make a difference

10 May 2019
Donations flood in all season.

Ramadan is a time when participants practice personal introspection, prayer and fasting.

1 May 2019

It’s a time when participants practice personal introspection, prayer and fasting. During this time, Muslims are expected to fast from dawn till dusk each day, until the end of the month when Eid celebrations begin.

Sheards team join The Welcome Centre for the day

30 April 2019
As part of Sheards charity of the year commitment, they've been getting hands on.

Marshfest shortlisted for best community event at the Examiner Community Awards 2019

17 April 2019
Family festival for a fiver, with all funds raised for food bank

Over £850 raised for The Welcome Centre at Sheards annual charity curry night

10 April 2019

The event, held at popular Indian restaurant The Chilli Lounge, brought together over 90 local business people together, with raffle prizes kindly donated from staff members and companies across Huddersfield.

The Welcome Centre (Huddersfield) is registered in England and Wales under charity number 1151282 and company number 8428517. We are based at 15 Lord Street, Huddersfield HD1 1QB. We use cookies to improve your experience using this website.
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