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What is Epsom & Ewell foodbank doing this Christmas?

Can you get involved and help? Christmas is a time to celebrate with the ones you love the most; it’s a time for friendship, for giving and receiving. This year, Epsom & Ewell Foodbank is running a campaign called ‘Giving Local People a Christmas’, to help everyone feel the Christmas spirit. Last year we fed […]

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Reverse Advent Calendar Appeal 2018

Our Christmas Reverse Calendar Appeal is now live! Details below

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National Trussell Trust foodbank use up 13% – Epsom & Ewell up 19%

Action is still needed on Universal Credit wait says Trussell Trust, as new figures show a 13% increase in foodbank use in just six months compared to this time last year. The Trussell Trust’s foodbank network provided 658,048 emergency supplies to people in crisis between April and September 2018, a 13% increase on the same […]

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Our stocks are fast depleting

This morning we loaded our van with over a tonne of food to go out for delivery to our 5 centres. We have been so busy over the last few weeks that our centres have almost run out of supplies. Can you help? We desperately need many items from our regular stock list. Our stores […]

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School holidays leaves families struggling – can you help please?

We are running desperately low on many items. Please would you add an item or two to your weekly shop? The school holidays are upon us which leaves many families struggling to feed everyone in their household, as their children are not getting their free school meals. We urgently need: Tinned fruit Tinned fish Tinned […]

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Exciting news – we have been chosen by Mountain Warehouse Epsom

We are thrilled to announce that UK outdoor retailer, Mountain Warehouse, has designed a range of 5 canvas tote bags, where 100% of the profits from each bag sold will go to local charities around their stores across the UK and Republic of Ireland. We at the Epsom & Ewell Food Bank have been so […]

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Epsom & Ewell foodbank numbers up by 13%

Today the Trussell Trust announced their latest annual figures of foodbank users, sadly it has gone up. As a local foodbank with 5 centres in Surrey, over the same period we saw our figures rise by over 13%. What does this mean? It means that the demand for foodbank use is constantly growing and it […]

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Our urgent list…

Can you help? We urgently need the following items as we have completely run out: Washing powder/liquid/tabs Longlife meat pies Milk powder – all varieties You can drop off at all of our usual donation points. Thanks.

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Can you help please?

We desperately need UHT milk – all varieties. Can you help? If you could donate one, or many, we would be so grateful. You can drop off at any of our donation points. Thank you.

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Lent appeal 2018 – #40for40

Are you looking for something to do for Lent this year? Could you support us by giving up £1 a day for the 40 days of Lent? You can raise enough to help support a local family in crisis this Easter. Contact foodbank@generation.org.uk for more info #40coins40days

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