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Get support from yourneighbour.org

No-one should be alone during the COVID-19 crisis. Find out how to get help and support from YourNeighbour.org.

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Volunteering

Stretford Foodbank would like to thank the public for their kind offers of help with volunteering during the Covid 19 crisis. We currently have enough volunteers to operate and are not accepting individual applications at the present time. To reduce exposure to those who do not live with us, we are using Family/Household groups to […]

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Foodbank closure due to coronavirus and how you can get help

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-10) pandemic the Stretford foodbank distribution centre has been temporarily closed. Emergency support is available through the Trafford Community Response line. If you need a food voucher please call Trafford Community Response on 0300 330 9073 (8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday). select option 4 for Trafford ignore the options for ‘goods and […]

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Voucher holders’ update 19-3-2020

STRETFORD FOODBANK UPDATE   19-3-2020 Referral Agencies’ Update As you will appreciate, in order to maintain a service throughout this crisis, we have had to adapt and operate differently. As from Tuesday, we will be running on minimum staffing levels in order to maintain a reserve of healthy volunteers. Opening hours are 10-30am 13-15pm Tuesdays and […]

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Coronavirus

Stretford foodbank remains open as usual. Tuesdays and Fridays 10-30-1-30pm We are currently making contingency plans should we need to shut our distribution centre at 107 Barton Rd Stretford. We will endeavour to keep this service operating throughout the current crisis, which may mean we will have to change some of our procedures and maybe […]

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Asda Partner with Trussell Trust foodbanks

Stretford Foodbank and Asda are collecting food to help local people facing hunger. For two weeks from Saturday 12th May to Friday 25th May, Asda Trafford Park Supercentre will be holding a food drive to collect vital supplies for Stretford Foodbank. The foodbank serves people living north of the River Mersey The food drive is […]

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Sainsbury’s Urmston

Sainsbury’s Urmston has been partnering with us this year and has allowed customers to donate via a permanent collection point that is situated in the store near the security station. Saturday the 5th May saw our first Volunteer Collection Day which was really successful. The foodbank would like to thank Sainsbury’s and all the public […]

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Christmas Thanks

Stretford Foodbank regret not being able to send individual thank you messages for the recent donations. In the run-up to Christmas, we have experienced a bigger variety and quantity of donations, in all of our five years of operation. Please accept our thanks for the generous support provided to us by all members and sections of the […]

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Tesco closure

Stretford foodbank would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to TESCO – Stretford Mall for the last five years of support. The store has served the local community for many years and will be greatly missed.   Thank YOU.

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Race night sponsored by ADS

Thanks to all who supported the Race Night on Friday sponsored by Advanced Domestic Services. We raised £575 which will go to the running of the foodbank. Thank you Everyone!  

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