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Help us with our ‘Harvest Appeal’

Thank you for your interest! Below are two links to posters that show what we really need to collect this Autumn. Please feel free to print and pass these on to your local groups, churches or friends. Every little will help a lot! Thank you once again Harvest-Appeal-Poster-2018 Harvest poster leaves  

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We are nothing without your help…

We help local people, struggling with the realities of living in London on no or low incomes. In our first year we provided enough emergency food bags for nearly 1000 people. Each set of bags provides nutritionally balanced food for 3-days. We also give out toiletries and washing essentials, to ensure our clients can retain […]

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Poverty Fighting Agencies, Donations, Universal Credit- Read the latest in our Summer Edition Newsletter

You can read about the latest food donation news and about changes coming to Hillingdon here; Newsletter Foodbank Summer 2018

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We’ve started working with CAP- free help to become debt free

Our Food Bank Distribution at Crown Church in Cowley has started working with Christians Against Poverty (CAP) who offer support to people who need help becoming debt free. They offer a range of help from personal debt advice, a free money budgeting course , job clubs and classes on life skills to help keep saving. Here’s a […]

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If you’re claiming welfare, changes are coming your way

From Autumn, existing claimants for welfare in Hillingdon will be changed over to Universal Credit. The transition may cause delays in payments though, which can lead to more food poverty. Studies show that the current system is not enough, especially for those who are  disabled or are in other vulnerable groups. This is why Trussel […]

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Thank you Coats Group PLC!

We would very much like to express our thanks for all at Coats Group PLC for their very kind donation of 6.85kg of food items to the Foodbank at Yiewsley & West Drayton. We are always so grateful for to our donors for their kindness.

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Thank you Waitrose Ruislip!

In our first year, shoppers at Waitrose in Ruislip have collected an amazing 3.5 MT of food and non-food items. A BIG “thank you” to all the staff for making our collection point in the store such a success. Also a BIG “thank you” to all who have donated all our items. What a fantastic first […]

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A fantastic collection by the staff at Ribena Lucozade Suntory Ltd

A big THANK YOU goes to everyone at Ribena Lucozade Suntory Ltd who collected an amazing 204.85 KG of food and non-food items for us this week. This is the second donation from the staff, which also included dozens of Easter Eggs. So many in fact, that we were able to share some of them […]

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Days we’re closed over the Easter Holidays

There will be no food distribution from St Matthew’s Church, Yiewsley on Good Friday, 30th March or from Bell Farm Christian Centre, West Drayton on Tuesday, 3rd April.

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New distribution centre opening in Cowley from 21st February

From Wednesday, 21st February a new distribution centre will be opening on Wednesdays from 10 am to 12 pm. This is located in the Living Room, a new pastoral centre for the Crown Church.  On the High Street in Cowley, it is on the opposite side to the post office, next to the Shree Adhya […]

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