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three-day emergency food parcels given to people in crisis in 2017, averaging 59 food parcels given out each week
the year that our foodbank opened
of the UK population live below the poverty line
Find out how to get help from our foodbank.
We need your support. Find out how to get involved.
Food Urgently Needed:
At present we need: Carrier bags-for-life, Cup-a-Soup; UHT Fruit Juice; Sponge Puddings (long life); Deodorant (male+unisex); Shower Gel (male+unisex)
By saving 40p for 40 days through Lent from 14th February you can raise enough money to help to support a family in crisis this Easter. Please see 'Give Help' for details.
If you would like to collect food as part of Lent this year, please see our AdLent Calendar for a suggested list of items. Please see 'Give Help' for details.
We rely on the support of our local community for food donations, volunteering and finances. Can you help us stop UK hunger?
If you would like to give to the foodbank financially our bank details are Bedford Foodbank, 60-02-13 account 62423258, please see the 'Give Help' for more detail.
Our foodbank works using a voucher referral system. Find out more about how we work.