The FareShare Larder is a community larder run by volunteers for the benefit of their local community. They are now located in the car park at: Drimpton Village Hall between 9.30am – 10.30am every Friday commencing on Friday, 23rd June.
This is a weekly membership scheme* aimed at helping people make their money go further by reducing food shopping bills – so unless a recognised referral agent refers you to the scheme, you must register to become a member. Application forms need to be requested by emailing: FSSouthernCentral@fareshare.org.uk. Once completed, proof of address/ID needs to be provided and you email the completed form to the same email address. Alternatively, it is a quick and easy process to complete and submit the form online – Click HERE.
Initially weekly membership fees can only be paid in cash and vary dependent on the size of your household:
- Single person – £2.50 per week – for this you are entitled to 8 products per week, which may include some fruit
- 2-person household – £3.50 per week – for this you are entitled to 12 products per week which may include some fruit and vegetables.
- 4-person household – £5.00 per week – for this you are entitled to 20 products per week which may include some fruit and vegetables.
Your bag will be prepared in advance and we will strive to offer a variety of products. It is estimated that your bag will
hold an average of £10-£15 worth of produce (dependent on household size) A bag can consist of some of these
items: Pasta, rice, coffee, tea bags, tinned meats, tinned fish, tinned desserts, soups, along with fresh fruit and
vegetables. It may also include the odd fridge product such as cheese. (For this, you will need to bring with you an
insulated cool bag).
*Members are required to keep up weekly membership by attending the Larder on a weekly basis and paying their
membership fee. Failure to attend for three consecutive weeks will mean that your membership will be offered to
someone on the waiting list.
In line with GDPR your details will be kept by FareShare, and will not be shared with any other 3rd party. This is a requirement of their compliance procedure. Further information upon request.
The first session will be on Friday, 23rd June at 9.30am so become a member now – Click HERE.