News

We are closed over the Easter bank holiday weekend

Please note we will be closed from Good Friday 2nd April to Easter Monday 5th April inclusive. We will be back open again on Tuesday 6th April when normal services will resume. Donations can still be left at all of our drop boxes. Please go to our Donate Food page for a full list of […]

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Financial Times interview with Elizabeth Maytom

Elizabeth Maytom, Project Lead of Norwood and Brixton Foodbank talks to Henry Mance, The Financial Times Chief Features Writer, about what working at a very busy London foodbank has been like in the last 12 months. Published on the 26th March 2021. To read the full article click here: The South London Warehouse at St […]

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March 2021 Newsletter

For those who haven’t yet subscribed to receive our newsletter at the beginning of every month, here’s your chance to catch up on our latest news. Our big story right now is that we’re hiring and looking to recruit a part-time Signposting Support Officer! Hopefully you will have already seen this if you check us […]

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Job Vacancy for a Signposting Support Officer

We have an an exciting job vacancy for a Signposting Support Officer to join our Norwood and Brixton Foodbank team and is a grant funded post through The Walcot Foundation. The role is part-time and will take forward and develop the signposting support we currently offer our guests. It will initially be home based but, […]

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24 hour DJ Fundraiser from midday Friday 12th March 2021

Support @larryplaysrecords tomorrow @bmc.radio who will be doing a marathon 24 DJ set to raise funds for Norwood and Brixton Foodbank. Wow! Kick off is at midday so give him some support while we’re still in lockdown! Help him reach his target of £500 by tuning in on mixcloud.com/live/brixtonmusiccommunity/ and donating to at gofund.me/c8a316a2 Good […]

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International Women’s day 8th March 2021 so a massive shout out to all the amazing women on our team!

As it’s International Women’s Day on Monday 8th March, we would like to give a massive shout out to all the wonderful women at Norwood and Brixton foodbank who have done incredible work over the last year. Here’s just a few anecdotes: The team of mostly women who cleared out a van of donations including […]

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Lancelot Andrewes Medal awarded to Elizabeth Maytom

We are delighted to announce and celebrate that Elizabeth Maytom, Project Lead of the Norwood and Brixton foodbank, has been awarded the Lancelot Andrewes medal for her work within the Christian community and particularly for her work over the last year during lockdown. Elizabeth said that this has come ‘completely out of blue’ and was […]

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February 2021 Newsletter

We have an item about Keir Starmer’s visit last month to our warehouse, to discuss keeping the £20 per week uplift to Universal Credit. This money can mean the difference between people being able to purchase food for themselves or pushing them into a situation where they need to rely on a foodbank, should it […]

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Brixton Buzz: Foodbank Photo Special

Brixton Buzz takes you on a photographic tour of our wonderful warehouse in Streatham Hill: Photo special: a look inside the wonderful Norwood & Brixton Foodbank in Streatham Hill

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Plea to the government to keep the £20 p/w universal credit uplift

Please support the Trussell Trust’s Hunger Free Future Campaign and help keep this invaluable source of income for those who need it most, by sharing this information. Read the article to find out how to share and who to email. Scroll to the bottom of the article to view the 3 minute video. Click here […]

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