Our foodbank relies on your goodwill and support.
Over 90% of the food distributed by foodbanks in The Trussell Trust network is donated by the public – that’s why your food donations are absolutely vital to our ability to give everyone referred to us a balanced and nutritious three day supply of food.
Our shopping list on the right shows the food items that we need right now.
If you are happy to drop off food donations, please see the table below for our food collection point locations:
|Location of food donation point||Opening hours||Comments|
|Foodbank Warehouse c/o YWAM, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden||
Tues 12-15:00, Thurs 12-14:00, Friday 12-15:00
If you plan to deliver on Thursday please check that the warehouse will be open when you come by calling 07752 107221. If there is no response please call 01727 613019 Option 3
|at rear of factory|
|Tesco Metro, St Peters Street, St Albans||07:00 – 22:00||front of store near exit|
|Waitrose, 1 Ermine Close, Mayne Avenue, St Albans||08:00 – 20:00|
|Christ Church, 3 High Oaks, St Albans||09:00 – 13:00 Monday to Friday|
|Waitrose, 3 Leyton Road, Harpenden||08:00 – 20:00|
|Sainsburys, High Street Harpenden||07:00 – 21:00|
We always welcome donations and promise to use them to provide help to people in crisis. Occasionally we send food to other nearby food banks and charities to support their work particularly if they experience shortages. This ensures your donations go to help people wherever in the UK they are.
Please contact us if you have any questions about donating food.