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We are hiring – Support Worker

Support Worker –  Epsom & Ewell Foodbank Our work is growing, so we want to recruit a new Support Worker to expand our team. Our Support team work with people who use the foodbank, to not need it going forward. It’s a rewarding and exciting job, working in our growing charity, supporting people in our […]

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This week’s wishlist

We are so grateful to all of our wonderful supporters, every donation makes a difference! You helped us to feed more than 1,070 people in December 2021. Booking a supermarket delivery? Let us know when to expect it. This week, 27th January, we have several urgently needed items: Tinned meat pies Long-life sponge puddings Powdered milk Sugar (500g bags) Tinned […]

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Can you donate a new hot water bottle?

We are asking for donations of new hot water bottles. The logic behind it is simple, boiling 1 litre of water costs around 0.091 kWh but to heat a radiator is around 24 kWh. Food and fuel poverty is so closely related, with colder temperatures and rising energy costs, many people need help. Please consider […]

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Launch of our new “Worrying about Money?” leaflets – sign up now

We are launching our ‘Worrying about Money?’ leaflets on Thursday 27th Jan (from 10-11am via Zoom), offering information on a wide range of financial and other support for local residents. This event is an opportunity for frontline workers and volunteers to find out more about the leaflets and how to use them. We will also […]

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Fruit on Route – one year anniversary

We love our community support! Last week was the first anniversary of Nick, at Fruit on Route’s foodbank campaign. The idea came from a suggestion by two of his customers. Nick’s customers can add a financial donation when placing their online grocery order. The money raised in donations each week (plus any balance left from […]

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Items we need this week – 13 January

We are so grateful to all of our wonderful supporters, every donation makes a difference! You helped us to feed more than 1,070 people in December 2021.Booking a supermarket delivery? Let us know when to expect it.This week we have several urgently needed items: Tinned meat pies Brown sauce Powdered milk Long-life sponge puddings Cereal (no porridge or […]

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Items we are running out of – can you help?

Booking a supermarket delivery? Let us know when to expect it. This week we have several urgently needed items: • Custard • Longlife fruit juice • Gravy granules / stock cubes / stock pots • Longlife sponge puddings • Tea bags • UHT milk (full fat and semi skimmed only please) • Dried pasta and […]

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Christmas TEXT to donate

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Donations needed for our Christmas goodie bags

We are collecting donations from this list for our Christmas goodie bags Christmas selection boxes Christmas napkins, tablecloths, tea towels Christmas puddings Savoury snacks Tinned ham Christmas biscuits Festive chocolate, sweets and treats Mince pies Packet stuffing Packet trifle mix Please make sure items do not contain alcohol as we are unable to give these […]

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We are fundraising for our Christmas appeal

It’s that time of year again, we are launching our Christmas Appeal It’s been a whirlwind of a year for us so far! We know December is a time when people who cannot afford food and basics need us more than ever. Last December we supported a whopping 1,570 people in need with food, essentials and […]

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