29 Mar 17
A good friend of Eastbourne Foodbank successfully completed the Eastbourne Half Marathon and raised a huge £830.00. Lisa Titherly expected a team to support her raise £300.00. The team didn’t materialise but Lisa pushed on & blew the target out of the water. £830.00 is totally amazing & we offer Lisa our huge congratulations and […]
6 Jan 17
‘I am writing to say a huge thank you for the Christmas hampers. I saw most of my families and got fantastic feedback. They said they received very good quality and quantity which made a big difference for them. I just wanted to let you know that your support was greatly appreciated’ Social Worker from […]
28 Oct 16
We are delighted to be able to offer a DLA / PIP surgery twice a week at our foodbank offices. Appointments are required for either a Monday from 9:30 to 3:00pm or Thursday from 12:30 to 3:00pm We can help with tribunal work also when required.
28 Oct 16
At an awards evening yesterday we received a grant of £20,000 towards the refurbishment of our new foodbank building. We offer our very grateful thanks to Devonshire West Big Local for supporting us in this way.
28 Jun 16
We will be at Tesco Extra in Lottridge Drove, Hampden Park & Langney Shopping Centre on Friday & Saturday 1st & 2nd July 2016. Please donate as you shop & make a difference.
24 May 16
Meads Women’s Institute Eastbourne today donated a lovely range of toiletries to make a difference to vulnerable clients at foodbank.
9 Apr 16
We’ll be at 3 Tesco stores on Saturday and Sunday collecting food donated after shopping. We’ll be at Lottridge Drove, Langney shopping centre and Hampden Park between 9:30am and 4:00pm Tesco staff will also be holding a collection in the three stores on Thursday 30th June. Please do support this important food collection so that […]
23 Dec 15
A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.
8 Dec 15
With Christmas approaching, Michele from Brent Foodbank shares how she’s helping to make the festive season special for those struggling. “For the past few days I haven’t been to the street begging for money to buy food for me and my baby…” This was what a mother at Brent Foodbank told us recently. She was […]
1 Dec 15
David McAuley, Chief Executive of The Trussell Trust said: “We have two simple tests for the budget being delivered today. Firstly, what does it do to reduce the number of people in poverty and hunger? Secondly, what does it do to ensure the Government is supporting the work of charities and social enterprise in taking […]