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Concert by CDOT Voices

Our friends at CDOT Voices are holding another concert for us.  It will be an evening of music and song at on Saturday 7th October 7.30pm at Socketts Heath Baptist Church, Premier Avenue, Grays.  Tickets £8 Adults, £2 Children available from Helen on [email protected] or by calling 01375 677284. All proceeds to Thurrock Foodbank.  

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Asda Collection

We are collecting at Asda Tilbury on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th September .  If you’re shopping at Asda please help us by popping a tin or packet in our trolley 💚

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St Mary’s Church Ladies Guild

Last week it was lovely to meet with the ladies of St Mary’s Church Ladies Guild. We had a lovely afternoon talking about our work and how we operate and it is always good to understand people’s different perspectives regarding the existence of Foodbanks. It was a really good afternoon with lots of discussion about […]

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Sainsbury’s Store Collection

Thank you to everyone who donated to our recent collection at Sainsburys Chafford Hundred including these two young people, we were delighted to collect 744kg of food and £139 in our collection bucket. Huge thanks to all our volunteers and to Tracy and Kelly from Sainsburys for all their support.

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Morrisons Food Drive 17th – 23rd July

At Thurrock Foodbank we rely on the support from our local community in order to help people facing hardship. We’re incredibly grateful to our local Morrisons who will be running a food drive in their Corringham store next week where you would be able to donate items for us while you shop. This food drive […]

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Meadowview Ward collection point

In March a new food collection point was set up in Meadowview Ward at Thurrock Hospital, Long Lane, Grays. It was set up by ward clerk Karina Gittleson, housekeeper Kelly Polley and support worker Tracy Hart. Since March 243kg of food has been collected which is great. Huge thanks to Karina, Kelly and Tracy setting […]

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Pets at Home

Thank you to our wonderful volunteers Katie and Liz and everyone who supported the launch event at Pets at Home – West Thurrock. We are pleased to say that over the three days, the total donations weighed in at an amazing 323kg! Our collection point remains in the store as a permanent donation point, so […]

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Asda Collection result

We are delighted to say our recent collection at Asda Tilbury was a huge success! The food collected over the three days weighed an amazing 894.4kg and £88.12 was collected in our money bucket.  Thank you so much to all the shoppers who gave so generously and to our amazing volunteers. Special thank you to community champion […]

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Can you do an online shop for us?

Did you know you can have an online shopping order delivered direct to us at Thurrock Foodbank warehouse.  Make sure you arrange delivery to our address Thurrock Foodbank, 2 – 4 Chase Road, Corringham SS17 7QH and choose a delivery spot between 9.15am – 2.30pm on Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.  

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Harris Academy South Ockendon

On 5th April we collected an amazing donation from Harris Academy in South Ockendon weighing in at 240.2kg. We cannot thank you enough for your kindness and generosity towards helping people in crisis in Thurrock. We really appreciate the support we get from our Thurrock schools, they play a vital role in what we do […]

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