News

Crystal Palace FC supports Norwood and Brixton Foodbank at Selhurst Park

Although this features as an item in July’s newsletter, we though we’d give our developing partnership with Crystal Palace FC it’s own NEWS headline too. They have been supporting us over the last couple of years including helping with the moving of all the pews at St Margaret’s Church to create our South London Warehouse […]

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Volunteer thank you cards

As a supplement to volunteers week which is always at the beginning of June, here are some individual thank yous to some of our amazing volunteers who have supported us tirelessly throughout the years since we opened our doors in 2011, as well as during the current pandemic crisis. Do keep checking this news item […]

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The Guardian Article

Monday’s Guardian this week profiled one of our drivers in this article as part of its My Working Week feature.

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The Sunday Times Magazine Article

Photographer Charlie Clift, who has been volunteering for Norwood and Brixton foodbank during lockdown, wrote this piece for The Sunday Times Magazine last month.

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We are still open!

We have been extremely busy during lockdown and have remained open throughout. Although we had to suspend our face-to-face sessions immediately, we have been operating a full delivery service since late March and have fed over 8,000 people giving away over 8.5 tonnes food each week, so reaching more people in crisis than ever before. […]

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Shining a light on volunteers week

In the Trussell Trust’s blog this month it says THANK YOU to many of its volunteers up and down the country. Here is its excerpt thanking Norwood and Brixton foodbank: Thanks from Norwood and Brixton Foodbank Norwood and Brixton foodbank Foodbank extends its thanks to the volunteers across London who have come together to keep […]

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Thank you to volunteers from Trussell Trust

Here is a video from The Trussell Trust to say THANK YOU to all its volunteers across the country:

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Citizens Advice Helpline advert in foreign languages

We have had this advert for the Citizens Advice Helpline Advert translated into various foreign languages. Please let us know if you would like any other languages to be added to this and we will do our best to have it translated. The following are translations in a variety of languages of this sentence: If […]

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If you need help from foodbank

If you can’t afford food, you can call 0808 2082138 (freephone) to speak to a trained and independent Citizens Advice agent (Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm). Please note this number is for people who do not have enough money for food. If you are a local organisation or charity that works with people who […]

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May Newsletter

Read how Norwood and Brixton foodbank has been operating its new delivery only service since lockdown and please do share our new brilliant short film https://mailchi.mp/4b54ba563a1f/may-newsletter NEWS AND UPDATES The Trussell Trust today reported a soaring 81% increase for emergency food parcels from food banks in its network during the last two weeks of March 2020, compared to […]

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