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October 2020 Newsletter

Hot on the heels of our September issue, here’s October’s! Our Meet The Team item this month features Elaine who talks about why volunteering for foodbank is the highlight of her week, what brought her here and how she is also helping us to improve our social media skills! There are some staggering statistics on […]

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Virtual Foodbank Fundraiser – Intro to Indoor Flash Photography, Sunday 11th October from 4-6pm

This workshop is part of the Streatham Festival and is aimed at anybody interested in knowing how to use flash (speed lights) for photography indoors. We will show you how to create stunning portraits at home which LDN Photography will be demonstrating from MAAN Studios. Tickets cost £10 and all proceeds will go to Norwood and Brixton foodbank. […]

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South London Warehouse Short Film, Winter 2020

In this short video we take a look inside our South London Warehouse, meet some of the staff and volunteers and see how items are sorted and packed. Foodbank Insight We have fed 16,000 people since April and 6000 of those have been children! This video created by Vauxhall Foodbank will give you an insight […]

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September 2020 Newsletter

Here is our brilliant bumper September issue. Find out more about what items we are running short of, our latest volunteer recruitment drive and how you can help, share our Harvest survey and give us a follow on our new Instagram account! Plus much more….. https://mailchi.mp/ca8bec82dd71/september-newsletter NEWS AND UPDATES We are on a recruitment drive […]

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Money Matters Courses

West London Mission is running two six-week Money Matters courses online and in-person in October.  For further information or if you need assistance please contact Abel Solomon directly on 07903 629544 or [email protected] OR go to the website for more information about West London Mission: www.wlm.org.uk   Enrolment Day – Monday, 5th October, 10.00 -12.00

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Virtual Comedy Fundraiser for foodbank on 9th October at 9pm

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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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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