In October 2020 we launched our Emergency Appeal to raise £240,000 to keep our Foodbanks open for at least the first part of 2021. We always felt this would be an enormous stretch – we have only ever run fundraising campaigns for ‘Christmas treats’ before this. However we have been absolutely amazed at the generosity and commitment of our supporters. We will shortly announce the grand total, and give out some special mentions, as we have been truly blown away by the success of this appeal. If you would still like to make a donation, the Appeal page on Virgin Money Giving is still open: click here.
Fundraising the roof off!
We are as ever very grateful for any food donations that you can bring us at St Mary’s Church Bow on Sunday afternoon between 12:30 pm and 3 pm, and
The deadline for applications for the Chair of Trustees role has been extended until 30 November 2020.
Weekly report on our response to the pandemic – 26/3/20Weekly report on our response to the pandemic – 26/3/20
At Bow Foodbank today we distributed 172 food bags to current and new users plus a similar number again of ‘family’ bags if the user had kids. Given the risk