News

We’re hiring!

Are you highly organised and meticulous in nature? Do you have previous experience of foodbanks? Are you a team worker who’s flexible, dependable and has integrity? Then you might just be what we’re looking for in our new Warehouse Manager. It’s 18 hours per week, paying the London Living Wage. Interested? Please send your CV […]

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Tottenham Hotspur Foodbank Fundraiser

Tottenham Hotspur and its Official Supporters’ Trust have launched a joint fundraiser today for 2 local Trussell Trust Foodbanks (Tottenham and North Enfield). Poverty and unemployment in Tottenham has long been above national and London averages. We now have the highest furlough rate of any UK constituency. 55% of our working age population are currently […]

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We’re looking for Volunteers

Looking for a way to support your neighbours in need in the run up to Christmas? Here at the Tottenham Foodbank we’re experiencing another spike in demand and urgently need volunteer warehouse packers. Interested? Please email your name, phone number, and availability (Mondays or Thursdays, or both) to [email protected]

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COVID-19 update

Tottenham Foodbank is continuing to operate and support vulnerable people during the Covid-19 crisis. As you can imagine we are under a lot of pressure right now and we really value your support. Please look through the below topics which we hope will answer your enquiry. TO USE OUR FOOD BANK Visit this page for […]

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Donate by text to support your community during the COVID-19 crisis

You can now donate £5, £10 or £20 to Tottenham Food Bank by texting… TOTTENHAM 5 TOTTENHAM 10 TOTTENHAM 20 to 70085 This will cost the donation amount plus one standard rate message. Thank you for your support!

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Print and share our Tottenham Foodbank posters!

Tottenham Foodbank has recently opened and we need your help to let local people know we’re here and how they can help. You can help by printing and displaying our posters so members of your family, friends, work colleagues or customers, social club members or church worshippers know about us. Our Reverse Advent Calendar builds on the idea […]

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Food banks in 2017: Change is Possible

Read the new report Emergency Use Only II  Three years ago, CPAG and the Trussell Trust were among the organisations who published Emergency Use Only, one of the first pieces of research to shed light on the drivers of the enormous increases in food bank use that we have seen this decade. We found that the […]

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UK foodbank use continues to rise

UK foodbank use continues to rise as new report highlights growing impact of Universal Credit rollout on foodbanks. Over 1,182,000 three day emergency food supplies given to people in crisis in past year – 436,000 to children New report on Universal Credit reveals adverse side effects on people claiming and foodbanks providing help The Trussell […]

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Almost half of people referred to foodbanks at risk of going cold as well as hungry this winter

New data from charity’s Fuel Bank scheme suggests families on pre-payment meters face cold and hunger this winter Foodbanks face busiest winter as new data suggests half of all people needing support from foodbanks are on pre-pay meters Schemes like Fuel Banks getting immediate help to people in crisis However, survey of 410+ foodbanks suggests […]

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6 Unexpected Things Foodbanks Need

A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.

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