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August 6, 2016
Cakes

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 […]
July 21, 2016

Bringing up baby – the cost of a baby in its first year

Figures show that parents are having to fork out several thousands of pounds for their baby in its first year and for many families they just […]
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
Baby Bank Network

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
silhouette

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. […]