Following the amazing success of our 2017 foodbank appeal we will

be collecting again for the Devizes foodbank in October and November 2018.

Please can we request that the following items are collected:

  • Fruit juice (long life)
  • Tinned rice pudding
  • Tinned/long life sponge puddings
  • Packet rice
  • Tinned cold meat (e.g. Ham, Corned beef, Spam etc)
  • Tinned sardines
  • Tinned mackerel
  • Tinned salmon
  • Tinned chicken soup
  • Tinned peas
  • Tinned carrots
  • Tinned broad beans
  • Tinned tomatoes
  • Mugshots or similar
  • Tinned/packet custard
  • Chocolate bars
  • Biscuits
  • Pickles
  • Christmas items (i.e. Christmas puddings, Christmas cakes, selection boxes, minced pies with long dates, chocolate money, Christmas treats)
  • Toiletries - deodorant, toilet paper, shower gel, shaving gel, shampoo, soap, toothbrushes, tooth paste, hand wipes
  • Household items – laundry liquid detergent, laundry powder, washing up liquid
  • Baby supplies – nappies, baby wipes and baby food. (not formula milk.)

The food bank do not currently need:

  • Tin fruit
  • Sugar
  • Jam
  • Tinned potatoes
  • Instant mash
  • Baked beans
  • Tea Bags
  • Pasta
  • Breakfast Cereals
  • Sanitary products

Last year an amazing 634 items were collect - lets see if we can beat that this year.

Trussell Trust foodbanks provide three days of emergency food to local individuals and families in crisis. Frontline care professionals including health visitors, social workers and school liaison officers refer people who are facing hunger to the foodbank.

As well as receiving nutritionally balanced, non-perishable food parcels, people visiting the foodbank are welcomed with a cup of tea, listened to and signposted to agencies who are ableto help resolve the underlying cause of the problem. By donating to the foodbank you can help support local people in crisis.

If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact Ms Brown This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or  Mrs Dunn This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.