We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis so please give what you can. Could you donate in-date non-perishable food from our shopping list?

Alongside our regular shopping list, as stocks deplete we may be in urgent need of particular items - please click here to view our current needs.

Donations are welcome at the following places:

St Paul's Church, Brixton
  • Tuesdays, 10am - 1pm
  • Saturdays, 10am - 1pm
  • Sundays, 10am - 11pm
  • Sundays, 12.30pm -1.30pm
St Luke's Church, Norwood
  • Tuesday to Friday, 9am - 3pm
  • Sunday services, from 10.30am
  • any Norwood Feast days

See the diary dates page for more detail and a full list of other places where you can drop-off donations

Thank you.

Real stories

As part of Tesco's National appeal over the first weekend in December 2012 they used Norwood and Brixton Foodbank in their PR video, please watch

How you can help

You can volunteer with us in many ways so do get in touch on Facebook, Twitter or by emailing

Current opportunites to support the foodbank:

Please do email if you need more information.

CANCELLED - Christmas supermarket collection at Sainsbury's Streatham, Sat 13 Dec

Warehouse sorting - we have lots of sorting to do over the next three weeks both during day and evening so please do get in touch if you have some free time to help on:

  • Monday 8 Dec (daytime)
  • Monday 15 Dec (daytime/evening)
  • Wed 17 Dec (daytime)
  • Thursday 18 Dec (daytime)

Full details of events can be found on the diary dates page but if you think you can help, please email norwoodfoodbank@btinternet.com.

UK Foodbanks

The Trussell Trust foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and organisations to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 400 foodbanks in the network. Find out about our national network here

Norwood distribution centre


Friday 19 December           10.00am - 2.00pm (please note extended hours)

Tuesday 23 December       10.00am - 2.00pm

On Tuesday 23rd Dec we hope to include some fresh fruit and veg.

CLOSED - Friday 26 December

Tuesday 30 December           11.00am - 1.00pm (please note shortened hours)

Click here for how to find us


Brixton distribution centre


Saturday 20 December         10.00am - 1.00pm

Tuesday 23 December          10.00am - 1.00pm

On Tuesday 23rd Dec we hope to include some fresh fruit and veg.

CLOSED - Saturday 27 December

CLOSED - Tuesday 30 December

Click here for how to find us 

Any questions? Call us on 07722 121108

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