• May2020

    Under the direction of Kate Coules and Fr Javier Ruiz and with the help of a large team of volunteers, Bow Foodbank has now moved from St Catherine’s-St Mary’s into its new and more spacious HQ at Bromley-by-Bow Community Centre. We have held our first Monday food support session and...

  • This Sunday our donations session will be at our new location, the Bromley-By-Bow Community Centre, St Leonard’s Road, E3 3BT. Go to the Church entrance on Bruce Street. We shall be receiving donations as usual between 12:30 and 2:45 pm. This week we are looking especially for biscuits, cereals, coffee,...

  • Last week, thanks again to everyone’s support, we were able provide home delivery packs for 60 households and food support packs for around 260 people. We officially welcome Kate Coules from Bromley-by-Bow Community Fridge who has taken on the role of stock-co-ordinator for Bow Foodbank during the pandemic. In the...

  • Thanks to a regular donation coming through Aldi, we are well-stocked in certain lines of goods. This week we would be especially grateful for: Cereals, jam/marmalade/peanut butter, UHT milk, cooking oil (1L), soups (tinned), sweetcorn, tea (40 teabags), vegetarian stews/curries, shampoo and shower gel, toothpaste, washing up liquid. This week...

  • Apr2020

    Thanks to all for your generosity last weekend, when we received well over a thousand items to boost our stock. This week our usual list applies, but we will be specially grateful for: Nappies, 1L UHT milk (full), tinned soups, vegetarian stews and curries, jams. Please note, from this week...

  • Thanks again to all of you who help us out by filling in some of the gaps in our supplies. This week in addition to the usual items, we are looking especially for: Tinned meatsTinned vegetable stews (ratatouille, vegetable curry etc)JamsRice puddingNappies (all sizes)ToothpasteShower GelShampooWomen’s sanitary products We are open at...