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Broxbourne Foodbank Supermarket Collection July 2015

Thursday 2nd July | Friday 3rdJuly | Saturday 4th July

at Tesco Cheshunt (The Pond) and Tesco Brookfield Centre and Tesco Waltham Abbey

Can you help?

We need collectors at each store, drivers to transport food donations and volunteers to sort the food.

If you can help, even an hour will make a difference please contact

Elaine Batten (01992 428926) volunteerfoodbank1@gmail.com


Thank you!

On behalf of Broxbourne foodbank we would like to thank you for your help in making our November Tesco Supermarket Collection such a success.

We have had our weights confirmed by Trussell Trust and Tesco.

Tesco, Brookfield    2872.4kg

Tesco, The Pond      589.8kg

Total                      3462.2kg

 

In addition Tesco will give us a 30% top up based on these figures.

Every item of food will be distributed to individual and families in crisis in Broxbourne and Waltham Abbey.

Thank you for your support, we could not have done it without you!

 

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Food parcels can be collected from the following distribution centres:

Wormely Free Church, Slipe Lane, Broxbourne EN10 6AA.
Monday - Friday 4-5pm.

Waltham Cross Baptist Church, King Edward Road, Waltham Cross EN8 7HH.
Monday and Tuesday 4-5pm.

Hoddesdon Baptist Church, Burford Street, Hoddesdon EN11 8HX.
Tuesday and Thursday 4-5pm.

Salvation Army, Sewardstone Street, Waltham Abbey EN9 1HZ. Monday, Wednesday and Friday 4:30pm-5:30pm

Donate food

We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis, click here to download our shopping list.

Our main collection point is 18 Fairways, New River Trading Estate, Cheshunt EN8 0NP (opposite Tesco Brookfield Farm) on Wednesdays between 10am and 1pm (see Contact Us page for a map)

Food can be donated at most local churches, please contact the foodbank for further details. 07943 986261

Facts & Figures

On average we have been receiving food donations of 3283kg a month, our average monthly figure for food out is 3154kg. We have been able to help feed an average monthly figure of 382 people, 30% of whom have been children.

Between January and April 2015 10,602.9Kg of food has been donated. These include a wonderful donation from a gentleman in Hoddesdon who allowed volunteers to fill several trolleys at Tesco with £500 of food. Thank you. 

 

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