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Virtual Comedy Fundraiser for foodbank on 9th October

Collywobblers Comedy, Streatham Festival Special on the 9th October is donating 50% of its profits to Norwood and Brixton foodbank. Tickets cost £10.  It promises to be a great evening and an excuse to have a much needed laugh right now. Share with friends and support our foodbank. To purchase tickets and get your unique […]

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Trussell Trust predicts a 61% increase in foodbank need this winter!

This represents foodbanks giving out 6 food parcels a minute.  Read the latest research from Heriot Watt University in Edinburgh and the Trussell Trust. Here are some example social media posts for you to share, to get you started: #Foodbanks in @TrussellTrust’s network are forecast to give out a shocking six emergency food parcels a […]

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Important information about deliveries and road access to the South London Warehouse at St Margaret’s Church, Streatham Hill.

You may have already noticed the new wooden planters around the Streatham Hill area on the ABCD roads, which are now affecting access to our foodbank at St Margaret’s Church, Barcombe Avenue, Streatham Hill, SW2 3BH. If you need to drive to us, the easiest way to access Barcombe Avenue is from Streatham High Road […]

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We will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday 31st August

We will be open again on Tuesday 1st September.

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Job Vacancy for ADVICE CENTRE CASEWORKER – WATERLOO FOODBANK

Based at London Waterloo, SE1 Full-Time, 40 hours per week, 12 month Fixed Term Contract (with a view to extend) Salary £26,620 per annum (inc London Allowance)   Oasis Hub Waterloo is looking for an experienced Advice Centre Caseworker to work with those who have accessed Waterloo Foodbank. This vital new role will support people to reduce […]

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Congratulations Peter!

Amazingly well done to Peter Maytom, one of our volunteers, who cycled 56 miles (10 miles more than his original goal) on Sunday 16th August to raise funds for the Norwood and Brixton foodbank. To support our work and sponsor Peter, go to his Virgin Giving page and read his story.

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Tesco collection Thursday 20th, Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd August 2020

This week we are holding our summer collection event at Tesco Brixton, 13 Acre Lane SW2 and Tesco Extra Streatham, 384 Streatham High Road, Streatham Common SW16 on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. This event is extremely important to us as foodbank need has increase hugely in the last few months and stock needs replenishing more […]

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Cycling Fundraiser for foodbank Sunday 16th August

You may have already read in our August newsletter about one of our young volunteers, Peter Maytom’s cycling fundraiser, which takes place on the 16th August. If you would like to sponsor him and help support the work of the Norwood and Brixton foodbank then go to uk.virginmoneygiving.com to donate.

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August Newsletter

This month meet one of our guests, read about an amazing local gardening project at The Rookery, there’s also a call-out for our green-fingered supporters, information about a forthcoming cycling fundraising event (do check this News page later this week for further updates about this) and we sadly say farewell to one of our drivers: NEWS […]

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July Newsletter

This month’s newsletter includes updates about our exciting partnership with Crystal Palace FC, our ‘Cuppa Time’ initiative to bring back a bit more of our personal touch which we lost during lockdown, a request for more volunteers during the summer months, Meet The Team and the recent The Guardian article which features one of our […]

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