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We will be CLOSED on both Bank Holiday Mondays 3rd and 31st May 2021

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Volunteers Needed!

As 2021 progresses we are observing changes to the volunteer team and are now looking to recruit more volunteers. We need people who can volunteer daytime midweek ONLY and whom can commit up until summer 2021. Please go to our Give Help/Volunteer page and/or email [email protected] for an application form or if you have any […]

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Acceptable? Video poem by The Trussell Trust

ACCEPTABLE [ ak-sep-tuh-buhl ] Adjective: ‘An activity or situation that most people would approve of or consider to be normal.’ Watch this poignant video poem written by someone who has experienced food poverty: Share the poem  

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Brixton Blog: Staggering increase in local foodbank provision

To download a copy click here. ‘Staggering’ increase in local foodbank provision By Contributor  – 22 April, 2021 Rebekah Gibson, manager of the Waterloo foodbank, at work in the Streatham Hill warehouse. Photo by Charlie Clift The number of people supplied with emergency food by Lambeth foodbanks more than doubled in the past year. The […]

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Brixton Buzz: Emergency Food parcels in Lambeth up by 127%

Click here to download. Brixton Buzz Brixton news, photos, features, listings, music, arts and activism HOME CORONAVIRUS LISTINGS NEWS DRINK FOOD FORUM DULWICH HAMLET ABOUT US CONTACT NEWS Emergency Food Parcels in Lambeth increased by a staggering 127% in one year Thu 22nd April, 2021 – by Contributor – Leave a Comment New figures released by Lambeth food banks and […]

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April 2021 Newsletter

This month’s newsletter is a retrospective of all our achievements in the 12 months of lockdown, from the pandemic being declared to the way we had to instantly and completely re-model our service to delivery only, to all the amazing donations and fundraising efforts on the part of our local community. What a year! Click […]

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Captain Tom 100 Fundraiser

Friday 30 April would have been Captain Tom’s 101st birthday. To honour him and his amazing achievements, we’re inviting you to join the 100 challenge while raising much needed funds for our Foodbank. All you need to do is dream up a 100-themed fundraising challenge to complete between 30 April and 3 May. It could […]

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Norwood and Brixton foodbank social media accounts

Did you know we have accounts across various social media platforms? Do give us a follow on whichever one you prefer, or indeed all of them, for immediate news: Facebook @norwoodbrixtonfoodbank Instagram @norwoodandbrixtonfoodbank Twitter @foodbankNorwood and @BrixtonFoodbank

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The Rookery Market on the 17th April is collecting for Norwood and Brixton Foodbank

Great news that The Rookery Market at the top of Streatham Common is back this Saturday 17th April from 10am to 3pm and will be collecting for foodbank during market hours. If you plan to go along, then do drop off an item or two if you can. For an up-to-date shopping list of our […]

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SW Londoner article: how Norwood and Brixton foodbank saved one woman’s life

LIFE More than food: How Norwood and Brixton Foodbank saved one woman’s life  8 April 2021  Article written by Eleanor Shearwood  Follow on Twitter @SW_Londoner A woman’s life was transformed by Norwood & Brixton Foodbank, whose support goes far beyond food supplies. Dorisilla Adolwa spent many nights in 2019 on the streets of Victoria or […]

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