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Real Food Store customers raise almost £100 for Exeter Foodbank

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Real Food Store customers raise almost £100 for Exeter Foodbank

Customers at Exeter’s community-owned Real Food Store have raised almost £100 for Exeter Foodbank in just one month, by ‘rounding up’ their shopping bills to support the charity. The funds have been raised as part of a new partnership between the Real Food Store and Exeter Foodbank, to support vulnerable and low-income Exeter residents to access high quality, local produce. Launched in early February, the ‘Round It Up’ scheme gives Real Food Store customers the option of rounding up their receipt to the nearest pound, with the proceeds being used to provide vouchers to be distributed by Exeter Foodbank. The...

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The Real Food Store partners with Exeter Foodbank

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The Real Food Store partners with Exeter Foodbank

Exeter’s community-owned Real Food Store has announced a partnership with Exeter Foodbank, to support vulnerable and low-income Exeter residents to access high quality, local produce. The collaboration is part of the Real Food Store’s ‘Round It Up’ scheme, launched at the beginning of February. The scheme gives shoppers the option of rounding up their bill to the nearest pound, with the proceeds being used to provide vouchers to be distributed by Exeter Foodbank. The aim is to support individuals who wouldn't normally have access to fresh, local and organic food with the opportunity to make independent shopping decisions. The idea...

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