News

What we need – January 2019

Happy New Year We can usefully use in order of need:- UHT FRUIT JUICE LOO ROLL SMALL JARS COFFEE POWDERED MILK SMALL SIZES LAUNDRY POWDER/LIQUID WASHING UP LIQUID MENS TOILETRIES -SHAVING GEL -RAZORS Items we have in abundance :- PASTA RICE BISCUITS CRISPS CEREAL RICE BEANS NAPPIES BABY FOOD FEMININE HYGIENE PET FOOD POT NOODLES […]

Read more

WHAT WE NEED – DECEMBER 2018

We have all we need now re Christmas items. Thank you. We can usefully use in order of need:- UHT fruit juice Small jars coffee Sponge puddings Tinned ham -spam- corn beef Tinned fish Tinned veg Tinned fruit Cheese  biscuits / nuts Custard Rice pudding Powdered milk Small sizes laundry powder/liquid Washing up liquid Men’s toiletries […]

Read more

Christmas Opening Hours

We are only closed on Christmas day, which this year is a Tuesday. Our distribution times are as follows: Monday 5 – 6.30pm Tuesday 12 – 2pm ***Closed on Christmas day*** Thursday 5 – 6.30pm, Friday 12 – 2pm, Our email account info@stratforduponavon.org.uk  will be checked at least once a day during the Christmas period as […]

Read more

One thing that always bowls us over this time of year …

One thing that always bowls us over this time of year is the generosity of local business. …. On Friday 7th Decemver Lesley Siemonek swung by the warehouse to drop off boxes of food donated by the staff of Robert Lunn & Lowth, a long-established local firm of solicitors based on Sheep Street. Thanks to […]

Read more

Season’s Greetings from Listers

Lesley Franklin of Listers in Stratford delivered five trolleys full of donations to Marina Dunn and Wendy Ward of the Stratford Foodbank.  Staff at Listers Head Office and their four branches in town have been collecting donations for the past two weeks and we are astounded at their kindness and generosity!  These items will help […]

Read more

Stratford shows overwhelming support to Foodbank

Stratford Foodbank has had its most successful food drive ever, taking an amazing 3.4 tonnes of food in three days. The collection took place at Tesco on the Birmingham Road from Thursday 29th Nov to Saturday Dec 1st, and food the donated is valued at over £5,800. The collection was a huge team effort and […]

Read more

Stop Press 3.35 tonnes of Food Donated over 3 days!!

3. 35 tonnes of Food Donated over 3 days!! Thanks to all those who donated and our amazing team of volunteers who made this happen – these donations will really help during the winter months. We have achieved a brilliant  result breaking all previous records and a fantastic team effort much aided by support from NFU […]

Read more

Badgers Pay Us A Visit

The recent visit of Stratford Upon Avon Badgers to the foodbank. Annette O’Hara and Jayne Caithness welcomed Becky Morris and helpers John and Liz, along with a small but enthusiastic group of Badgers. The badgers brought along some food donations and helped to start the food processing by writing the use by dates onto the […]

Read more

Stratford Upon Avon Foodbank calls for community’s support to help local people in this winter’s Food Collection 2018

Local people are being invited to put a little something extra in their shopping basket to help local people facing hunger in the lead up to this Christmas From Thursday, November 29 to Saturday, December 1, Stratford’s Birmigham Road Tesco will be taking part in the annual National Food Collection, which encourages shoppers to donate […]

Read more

What we need – November 2018

We are currently low on the following items: Christmas treats eg mince pies, biscuits, Christmas crackers, chocolates, yule logs, savoury treats – crackers, crisps, nuts Tinned Ham UHT juices Tinned fruit Sweet treats – chocolate, sweets, energy/breakfast bars Peanut butter Small jars of coffee Razors and shaving foam Shampoo and conditioner Washing up liquid Small […]

Read more