12 Aug 17
As Monday 28 August is a public holiday the foodbank will be closed but will be open on Tuesday 30 August from 10:15 to 12:45.
28 May 17
As Monday 29 May is a public holiday the foodbank will be closed and instead will open on Tuesday 30 May for clients and donations
8 Feb 17
were distributed by Malvern Hills foodbank in 2016 to help 866 adults and 590 children in crisis. This was little changed from 2015, so we continue to need your donations of food and non-food items to help our fellow citizens put food on the table. Thank you for all you do for the foodbank.
4 Jan 17
Tyler Willis, aged 9, decided that instead of enjoying her own Advent Calendar and opening a door each day, leading up to Christmas, she would do something to help those who might not be enjoying that time of year. Instead, she decorated a cardboard box with brightly coloured Christmas designs and started a collection of […]
14 Nov 16
Christmas can be a very difficult time for people on low incomes as budgets are stretched even tighter with present buying and festive goods and activities. Thanks to the generosity of the people of Malvern Hills District, including the recent influx of food from harvest festivals, Malvern Hills Foodbank is well stocked. We are keen […]
3 Aug 16
On Saturday 23rd July a team from the foodbank collected over 700kg of food and non-food items from generous shoppers at Morrison’s, Malvern Retail Park. The collection was prompted by shortages in the warehouse of a number of items and the shopping list given to customers listed these in priority order. Previous collections at local […]
25 Apr 16
1514 three day or more emergency food parcels were provided to local people by Malvern Hills Foodbank in the 2015/16 financial year; of this number 676 went to children. In 2014/15 we provided 1657 food parcels so this is a small but welcome drop in demand. Nationwide, Trussell Trust foodbanks provided over one million three-day […]
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 […]