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3 Easy Ways to Help our Foodbank

Recently, we’ve had a lot of local people interested in helping our Foodbank. This is great news! We’re always happy to advise people on how they can get involved with helping us. We appreciate any contribution, no matter how small. Below are a few easy ways to get involved with helping our Foodbank. 1. Drop […]

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Clapham Park Foodbank receive one of their biggest ever donations

Many thanks to our friends at the South Eastern Junior Golfing Society who raised one of Clapham Park’s biggest ever donation early this year! The South Eastern Junior Golfing Society are a golf society for people under the age of 28, who have been active in the South East of England since 1957. This year, the Society raised […]

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Take part in #40For40 this Lent

Clapham Park Foodbank met record demand in 2018 with your help. Too many people in our community are going hungry, and we are committed to meeting their needs, no matter how much demand increases. Sadly, this unprecedented increase in service use has been faced by many other Foodbanks all over the country. Your donations are the lifeblood of […]

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Read our February newsletter

We’re pleased to publish our February newsletter, which includes statistics and updates on our performance in 2018. Last year, we met a record number of referrals, and fed more people in need than we ever have done before. We couldn’t have done this without your support, especially in the lead-up to Christmas. All in all, […]

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Donate Christmas presents to children in crisis at Argos, Balham

The Toy Dropoff at Argos, Balham this Christmas for Clapham Foodbank

We’re extremely grateful to Argos in Balham for hosting a toy-donation point at their store this Christmas. Thanks to this new collection point, you can donate new toys in time for the festive period, which we will then offer to children in crisis in our community. It’s a sad fact that many parents will struggle […]

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Our Christmas opening hours

Clapham Park Foodbank is closed during the week of Christmas, and on Tuesday January 1. This means that our last Foodbank session before Christmas will be on Friday December 21 11:00 – 14:00.  Foodbank service will resume on Friday January 4, from which point we will run every Tuesday and Friday until further notice. If you have […]

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Helping our community with Christmas Hampers

Last year, Clapham Park Foodbank distributed 56 Christmas Hampers to people in our community who were in urgent need of winter support. These hampers consisted to festive food stuffs, and small presents for families with children. We believe that people in crisis in our community deserve to have a happy Christmas, which is why we want […]

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Can you complete a reverse advent calendar? (2018)

We were amazed by the success of our first ever reverse advent calendar at Christmas last year. But this year, we want even more of you to get involved! The reverse advent calendar is a nation-wide Foodbank scheme that sees individuals put aside donations each day of advent. Christmas is a time to celebration and […]

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We need your help at the National Tesco Collection!

Can you volunteer at our collection on Clapham South Side from November 29 – December 1? *If you have volunteered to help on the Friday or Saturday, please email the Foodbank at info@claphampark.foodbank.org.uk and we will send you guidelines and info* Last year, we were blown away by your support at our November food collection […]

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Read our September 2018 Newsletter

Clapham Foodbank Lambeth Wandsworth

We are pleased to publish our second newsletter of the year – just in time for Autumn! The four page document includes updated statistics on Foodbank use in our community, including donation figures, and amounts distributed to people in crisis so far this year. Read the newsletter in the player below. Or, find it available to […]

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