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PLEASE DONATE TO YOUR LOCAL FOODBANK

Shropshire’s food banks are playing a vital role in ensuring that vulnerable people around the county can continue to access healthy food

HOW TO DONATE TO YOUR LOCAL FOODBANK

Food banks rely on donations of food from the local community. You can drop off food at many supermarkets or arrange a time to take it directly to the food bank. Many food banks also welcome financial donations which allows them to buy specific food for people with dietary requirements. 

Food banks often need:

 

  • Cereal

  • Soup

  • Pasta/ rice

  • Tinned tomatoes/ pasta sauce

  • Tinned meat/fish

  • Tinned vegetables/ fruit

  • Tea/coffee

  • Biscuits

  • UHT milk

  • Fruit juice

  • Pet food

FOOD BANK DONATION DETAILS

Albrighton Foodbank

Food currently wanted

Jam and other spread, squash, small jars of coffee, tinned soup, tinned vegetables, tinned fruit and other puddings, pasta including spaghetti, soap, shower gel

Collection points

Food donations can be made at St Mary's Church Centre during office hours.

Visit website

Bridgnorth Food bank

Food currently wanted

UHT Milk, Rice, Tinned Meat Meals, Toilet Rolls, Tinned Milk Puddings, Tinned Fruit, Tinned, Tomatoes, Squash, Coffee, Dog & Cat Food, Carrier bags

Collection points

Number Seven on Monday morning, The Co-op Lowtown, Sainsburys

Make a financial donation

Cleobury Mortimer Food bank

Food currently wanted

All donations of non-perishable food items, toiletries, cleaning products, pet food and sanitary products would be most welcome.

Collection points

Severn Hospice Shop, St. Mary's and St. Elizabeth's Church, the library, primary school and the market hall.

 

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Ludlow Food bank

Food currently wanted

UHT semi skimmed milk, coffee, tinned meals e.g. stewed steak, chicken in sauce, curries etc, tinned meat e.g. ham, corned beef, rice pudding

Collection points

Tesco, One Stop shops &the food bank during opening hours. Foodbank volunteers may also be able to collect food

Make a financial donation or email  foodparcelsatlbc@gmail.com

Oswestry and Borders Food bank

Food currently wanted

Long life food which are staples of the food cupboard such as tins of fruit, veg and meat,pasta and rice and long life milk

Collection points

Sainsbury (Oswestry), Tesco (Ellesmere), Boots (Oswestry) and Lidl (Oswestry)

Make a financial donation

Whitchurch Food Bank

Food currently wanted

All long life foods

Make a financial donation

Bishops Castle Foodbank

Food currently wanted

All long life food

Collection points

Food donations can be made at Bishops Castle Co-op or SPAR

 

Contact Andy Stelman to make a financial donation

Church Stretton Food bank

Food currently wanted

All long life food

Make a financial donation

 

Clun Food bank

Collection points

Food donations welcome at St George Church, Vicarage Road, Clun

Market Drayton Food bank

Food currently wanted

All long life food

Collection points

Visit website for more info

Make a financial donation

You can also contact Market Drayton Foodbank on 01630 654007 or info@marketdrayton.foodbank.org.uk

Shrewsbury Food Bank (Barnabas Community Projects)

Food currently wanted

Baked Beans, Pasta Sauce, Tinned Main Meals, Tinned Vegetables, Tinned Fruit, Tea

Collection points

Make a financial donation