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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 […]
August 6, 2016
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Baby Bank Network – An inspirational team 

By Alicja Shah Would you like to be happier? If yes, then you should consider doing something for other people. I have recently read a plethora […]
July 31, 2016
Natalie Thomas

Volunteering – putting a bounce into your step 

By Natalie Thomas It’s Monday morning. My 4-year-old son jumps on me and immediately begins demanding breakfast. He has the biggest bowl of porridge you can […]
June 5, 2016

Baby Bank Network is a year old!

We are one! We made it. A whirlwind journey from an idea to a full blown charity helping the venquivalent of one family a day. We […]
May 16, 2016

Bring in a Book for Baby Bank Week 2016 

We are extremely excited for our first birthday on June 6th! We are amazed at how far we have come in such a small period of […]
May 12, 2016
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Why I support the Baby Bank Network

From guest blogger Eleanor aka Bristol Parent.   I’m a late in-comer to Bristol, a few years ago. I lived in Henleaze until I was about […]
May 5, 2016

Have you ever considered volunteering?

Baby Bank Network wouldn’t be where it is today without a dedicated group of supporters and volunteers. Our volunteers enable us to do what we do […]
April 15, 2016
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Our search for a patron

Baby Bank Network’s first year has been a whirlwind one and now that we have successfully helped over 150 families, been nominated for several awards, and […]
April 2, 2016
BBN founders Eva Fernandes and Becky Gilbert

Baby Bank Network: Where it all began…

As we approach another major election (Bristol Mayoral Elections) we look back at what prompted co-Founder Eva Fernandes to start Baby Bank Network with Becky Gilbert. […]