Food donations needed

A record number of people are unable to afford the essentials. Food banks are doing everything they can to help people in their communities, but they need your support.

Local food donations are not keeping pace with increased levels of need. Your donations can help make sure food banks are there for everyone who needs them.

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We’re an anti-poverty charity and community of food banks providing practical support to people who can’t afford the essentials, and campaigning for a future where none of us need to use emergency food to get by.

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If you’re struggling, find out how to get emergency food from your local food bank. We can also help you access advice and support.

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One in seven people in the UK are facing hunger. Help us ensure food banks can be there for everyone who needs them right now, while we work towards a future where everyone has enough money for the essentials.

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Support your local food bank by donating food and other essentials.

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Who needs food banks?

We know that low incomes are driving people to food banks, but certain groups are more likely to face hunger than others.

Hear from single mum Lowri, who had no option but to turn to a food bank after she was forced to close her business.

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It’s not right that anyone needs to use a food bank. Help us ensure everyone has enough income for the essentials.

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