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 drop of locations.

We are also asking for summer clothes to be donated to our Norwood branch (St Luke's). Donation times as above. 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:

Supermarket Collection, Saturday 21 March, Sainsbury's Streatham Common, 9-4pm - please click here to sign up to help

Please do email if you need more information.

Warehouse sorting - we require ongoing help sorting food at our warehouse, both during the day and in the evening. Please do get in touch if you have some free time to help.

Drivers - we are looking for volunteers to help drive food to and from our warehouse, and to pick up from a local supermarket. Tuesdays and Saturdays and also adhoc.

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

Tuesdays     10.00am - 1.00pm

Fridays         10.00am - 2.00pm

Click here for how to find us


Brixton distribution centre

Saturdays       10.00am - 1.00pm

Tuesdays       10.00am - 1.00pm

Click here for how to find us 


Any questions? Call us on 07722 121108

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