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February 15, 2017

Reaching families in need via a network of referral partners

Since starting Baby Bank in 2015, there have been a few occasions when people have asked why we don’t deal directly with the families we help. […]
December 12, 2016

Baby Bank Network ’12 Days of Christmas’ campaign

Christmas is a time for giving and so, inspired by the words of a famous Christmas song, we are launching our ’12 Days of Christmas’ campaign […]
December 7, 2016

The easiest way to help Baby Bank this Christmas (and it takes less than 5 minutes)

  December: The busiest time of year. There are cards to write, tangled fairy lights to wrestle, and the kids’ social calendars to arrange with military […]
November 20, 2016
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BBN wins two awards at this year’s Voscurs!

What a great month it has been for Baby Bank Network! Not only have we moved into our new hive but it was also a fantastic […]
November 3, 2016

Baby Bank Network moves into to new home!

We’re delighted to reveal that not only have we found a new home – but we’ve secured a grant which covers our rent and business rates […]
October 23, 2016

Really make your donations count with #growyourtenner!

By Helen Thomson. Once again this year Localgiving are matching one-time donations pound-for-pound up to £10 – from now until 17th November (or until the match fund runs […]
October 13, 2016

The value of a Baby Bank clothing bundle

By Annika Howard. It could be lurking in your loft, shoved to the back of a cupboard or cluttering up your garage.  It’s baby stuff that’s […]
September 19, 2016

Inspiration from overseas – 5 success stories for tackling child poverty abroad

By Izzi Tippetts. Here at Baby Bank Network, we’re excited when we hear of inspiring ways in which local communities are helping to tackle child poverty […]
August 14, 2016

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Child Poverty 

1. There were 3.9 million children living in poverty in the UK in 2014-2015
.  According to official statistics, the number has jumped by 200,000 from the […]