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July 2022 Newsletter

Here’s our July newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/89edf46aa57c/april22news-8670559   Your latest news and updates  As the cost of living crisis grows, we’re searching for more volunteers to help us across a wide variety of roles that make a huge difference in our community. Can you get involved? Search the latest roles and get in touch today!  Shelves are empty […]

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Can you spare 2 hours to volunteer at our Tesco collection June 30th, July 1st and 2nd 2022?

If you have 2 hours free to help at our latest Tesco collection event then please sign up using the following links to each store and to check what shifts are available. Our stocks are getting low so this collection event is extremely important to us in order to boost our stock supply. By having […]

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June 2022 Newsletter

We are appealing for more donations as our stock levels fall and also for volunteers to join our team in a variety of roles. Click here to share. Your latest news and updates  Shelves are empty across the warehouse while demand continues to grow. At times as difficult and uncertain as these, we need all the […]

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New documentary on the Trussell Trust’s pandemic response

The powerful short documentary from the Trussell Trust was supposed to tell the story of how foodbanks pivoted their approach to helping those in crisis in response to the pandemic. But during filming, inflation rose to its highest level in a generation. The film features Trussell Trust CEO Emma Revie, as well as Norwood and […]

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Are you an experienced benefits advice caseworker? Come and work with us

Brixton Advice Centre is expanding its outreach services in Lambeth foodbanks with a new full-time benefits advice role.

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May 2022 Newsletter

What’s new in May? We release our latest figures on the number of parcels provided last year, some thank-yous for the wonderful donations we have received, news of our latest collection hub opening and also information about a job opportunity with Brixton Advice Centre. To download and share click here. YOUR LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES […]

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Cake donations needed for the West Dulwich Fair 14th May 10am – 4pm

The Love West Dulwich Spring Fair on Rosendale Road is back, on Saturday 14th May, and Norwood and Brixton foodbank will be there with our wonderful cake stall and we also have some lovely plants to sell too. We will have our izettle card reader on the day for both payment of goods and to […]

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Tesco Summer Supermarket Collection – Volunteers Needed

Can you spare 2 hours to help us in June/July as we collect food for people in crisis? On Thursday, 30th June, Friday, 1st July and Saturday, 2nd July we will be holding food collections at Tesco stores in Streatham and Brixton. Each volunteering slot is just two hours and involves engaging with customers and sorting and packing […]

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21,946 food bank parcels provided to people across Lambeth

New figures released by The Lambeth Foodbank Partnership today reveal that 21,946 emergency food parcels were provided to local people who couldn’t afford the essentials between April 2021 and March 2022 – 8016 of these went to children. This number of parcels is a 15% increase on 2019-20. The Lambeth Foodbank Partnership believes this increase […]

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April 2022 Newsletter

A thank you here to Jon Taylor, our media manager, who writes and edits our monthly newsletter. To sign up to receive our newsletter directly to your inbox, send us your email here. The sign up bar appears at the bottom of each website page, so it’s really easy to find and fill in. This […]

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