News

Update

Our next session will be on Friday 12-2pm at Union Chapel, Waller Avenue, off Wellington Road, M14 6EQ. Wednesday sessions at The Place, Platt Library are cancelled from now on as the libraries are closing.

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Corona virus update 18/03/2020

We are planning to stay open as usual this week BUT we will ask clients to keep distant from the volunteers for everyone’s protection.  We will give clients a pre-packed bag of food and will not be offering our usual teas, coffees or biscuits. This will probably change soon if some of our centres have […]

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Corona virus update 17/03/2020

We are planning to stay open as usual this week BUT we will ask clients to keep distant from the volunteers for everyone’s protection.  We will give clients a pre-packed bag of food and will not be offering our usual teas, coffees or biscuits. This will probably change soon if some of our centres close, […]

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Corona Virus Update 13/03/2020 No changes to our opening times yet.

At the moment we are able to continue to offer ALL our usual Foodbank sessions.  But of course this might have to change if any of our venues close or the Government advice changes.  If you are one of our referrers or a foodbank user please keep checking on this website for updates or follow […]

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Back to Normal Opening Times

We are back to our normal opening times now.  See here for all the details of when and where our sessions are open.

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THANK YOU PARKRUNNERS

We are really grateful to the Parkrunners at Platt Fields who marked their 500th 5k run by donating toiletries to the Foodbank.  We received 5 cratefuls and some cash and we gather there is more to come.  Thank you!

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See you at Tesco!

We will be doing our annual Big Christmas Burnage Lane Tesco Collection on Thursday November 21st and Friday 22nd this year.  Tesco have moved this back one week so that it doesn’t clash with their Black Friday promotions. Tesco kindly host this fabulous event and our volunteers will be in store asking for your donations!  […]

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Harvest Thank Yous!

Thank you to everybody who has donated to a Harvest Festival Collection for the Foodbank at their children’s school, at their church or at their workplace.  We have had a marvellous boost to our stocks – especially of things we were short of.  Thank you!

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Donations

We spent £414.40 last month buying food and basic toiletries so that we can give everyone a balanced parcel.  See our ‘Donate Food’ page for what we need, or follow us on Twitter @FandWFoodbank for up-to-date messages. We need all the cash we can raise too! Donations of any size are welcome at: https://www.justgiving.com/fallowfield-withingtonfoodbank  

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SATURDAY MORNINGS AT HOLY INNOCENTS OPEN AGAIN!

We are back up and running with our Saturday morning, 10am – 12 noon food distribution sessions at Holy Innocents Church.  The church is on the corner of Wilbraham Road and Wilmslow Road in Fallowfield.  The entrance to the Foodbank is now round the back, through the car park.

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