and Highbridge Foodbank given a £1,100 boost
and Highbridge Foodbank has been handed a big boost thanks to a
group of local Freemasons this week.
Royal Philanthropic Lodge of Freemasons in Burnham-On-Sea raised
£1,100 at its recent Ladies Festival.
money has been used to provide basic goods for the Burnham-On-Sea
and Highbridge Foodbank that is run by local churches and supported
by the Trussell Trust.
food was handed over at Burnham's Tesco store on Monday afternoon
(December 12th), as pictured here.
are many people in very stressful situations, through no fault of
their own, who would not be able to provide food for their families
without this facility," a spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
normal circumstances, this is a tragedy, but made even worse at
is hoped that our contribution will go a small way in helping to
provide food on the table for the most needy of our community and
help to give some meaning to the expression 'Festive Season'."
Freemasons' Andy Hodge (Worshipful Master), Camille Hodge, Wynne
Jones (Past Master) and John Chinn (Charity Steward), Andrew Hodge,
Lucy Britton (Store Community Champion) and Rob Miller (Store manager).
Photos: Mike Lang