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Christmas 2018 Opening Times

Centre opening over the festive period – if you already have a voucher All our centres will be open as normal over the Christmas period apart from the following sessions: Tilbury – extra session on Monday 24 December from 11:00 – 13:00, closed on Tuesday 25 December Little Thurrock – closed on Tuesday 25 December and Tuesday […]

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Orsett Christmas Market

We are pleased to announce that we will be manning a stall at the Orsett Christmas Market on December 8th, we will be there to collet food and cash donations from the visitors to the market.  There will also be a childrens lucky dip. In the week leading up to the market, from 1 December, […]

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Aveley Distribution Centre – 24 November

Just to let you know that Aveley Distribution Centre will be shut on 24 November, reopening the following week, 1 December.  If you need a centre on the 24 November then Emmanuel Church in Chadwell will be open as normal Thank you

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Upcoming events for remainder of 2018

We have a four events coming up in the last few months of 2018 On Friday 9 November there is going to be a concert by CDOT in Socketts Heath Baptist church.  Please come along to hear a variety of music by our local choir – CDOT.  All money raised will be going towards supporting […]

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2018 Harvest Festival

Combined Harvest Appeal   Help support foodbanks with food and funds this Harvest!   Foodbanks rely on donations of both food and money to help them provide this vital service of supporting people facing a crisis within communities across the UK. Without your goodwill, foodbanks would really struggle to operate and that’s why your support […]

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Looking for volunteers

We are holding a store collection in Morrisons in Grays on 15 September and we are looking for volunteers to help us on the day. Store collections are a very important part of our food donation process.  We are able to talk directly to our donors and give them them full details of the items […]

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World Cup Bingo

The World Cup is just around the corner and whether you love football or hate it, you probably won’t be able to avoid it! We’d like to kick off the World Cup period with a slightly different spin on the beautiful game, which you may have seen on social media over the past couple of […]

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Store Collection in Morrisons, Grays

We will be holding a manned store collection in Morrisons, Grays on Saturday 28 April, from 9:00 – 17:00.  If you can spare a couple of hours between these times please let us know We are looking for volunteers to hand out flyers, take food donations from customers and pack those donations into crates. If […]

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Warehouse closure

Due to the bad weather the warehouse will be closed tomorrow (Wednesday 28 February), sorry for any inconvenience.  We will hopefully be open on Monday as normal.  Thank you

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Store Collection in Asda, Tilbury

If you are in Asda, Tilbury on Saturday (24 February) then come and find us in the foyer we will be taking donations from shoppers from 09:00 – 17:00. We are currently short of sponge puddings, long life milk and long life juice to name a few items. We have plenty of beans, meat soup […]

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