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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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Can you support our Combined Harvest Appeal?

We’re incredibly grateful for local schools and churches in Lambeth and Wandsworth who are supporting us this Autumn. Traditionally, Harvest is a time to celebrate the abundance of food. For thousands of years, people feasted in early Autumn as farmers’ crops were gathered and stored for the winter. This year, we have asked local community […]

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Summer holidays see Foodbank use increase across the UK

Recent figures from The Trussell Trust show that Foodbank use for children increased last summer, coinciding with the school summer holidays. In July and August 2017, the national Foodbank network noted that 74,011 children were fed across the country, compared to 70,510 in the two months previous. This in an increase of approximately 5%. The […]

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Summer support – how we make the most of your donations

Tesco Collection Foodbank, Clapham

Earlier this month, we held our summer Tesco Collection on Clapham South Side. An enthusiastic team of volunteers ran our stall at the store on Friday July 6 and Saturday July 7. Together, we raised an incredible amount of food – which took two and a half van journeys to transport. We hope to get an […]

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We need your help at our Tesco collection!

Volunteer at our Tesco collection to help gather vital supplies for your local Foodbank. We are incredibly excited to announce a collection at Tesco 128 Clapham South Side on Friday July 6 and Saturday July 7. However, we need your support to make it happen! We need volunteers to man our collection stall between 9am and 6pm […]

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Tackle local hunger one match at a time with World Cup Bingo!

Clapham Foodbank Lambeth Wandsworth

Celebrate the FIFA World Cup by raising vital funds and food for Clapham Park Foodbank.  It’s not long now until summer… Billions of people all over the world will watch a festival of football at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Meanwhile, millions of us in the UK will enjoy a well-deserved vacation, and soak up a […]

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Could you fundraise for Clapham Park Foodbank?

Our generous supporters provide vital funds so that we can help local people in crisis. We are rely on your help to make sure that our Foodbank can run all-year round. Thankfully, the support of the Clapham Park community has been incredible in the past few months. We have been overwhelmed by your generosity, both in our Christmas […]

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Read our February 2018 Newsletter

Clapham Foodbank Lambeth Wandsworth

We are pleased to publish our first newsletter of 2018. We hope to produce these on a regular basis, so you can keep updated with our work in Lambeth and Clapham Park. This issue covers our performance over 2017, and how your support helped us over Christmas. Read our newsletter below! Or, find it here. […]

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Bumper Christmas Hamper Delivery!

Our Foodbank was very busy over Christmas. We had an extremely successful Tesco Collection, and many of you completed Reverse Advent Calendars for us. In the days immediately before Christmas, our focus turned to hampers. Trussell Trust foodbanks all over the country compile Christmas hampers for those in urgent need of extra help over the […]

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New Year Volunteer Opportunities

foodbank van donation

A happy New Year from everyone at Clapham Park Foodbank!   If your New Year’s resolution is volunteering in your community, we have a variety of exciting roles you could get involved with. We are currently looking for a Voucher Coordinator , and a Schools Liasion Volunteer . Find out more about these roles here […]

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