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January 2016

Please see the latest appeal on the Home page - Thanks.

Donating Food

If you would like to help the foodbank, an easy way to help is to donate non-perisable food such as:

UHT Drinks

  • Milk (Full Fat or Semi- Skimmed UHT)
  • Fruit Juice (1 ltr carton UHT)

Tinned Food

  • Meat
  • Tomatoes (Tinned or Carton)
  • Fish
  • Fruit
  • Vegetables
  • Soup (No Cuppa Soup please!)
  • Rice Pudding
  • Sponge Pudding

Dried Food

  • Biscuits or snack bars
  • Cereals (Medium sized boxes)


  • Tea Bags/Instant coffee (Med)


  • Pasta Sauces (jars or sachets)
  • Instant Mash Potato
  • Sugar
  • Jam
  • Pasta 500 g(Medium bags of dried pasta. No sachets of ‘pasta & sauce’ mixes please!)

Due to storage, distribution and health considerations unfortunately we cannot use:

  • Perishable or fresh food (e.g. meat, cheese, dairy, bakery etc.)
  • Damaged tins or packages
  • Food outside of its use-by date

A PDF list to print out and keep is available here.

Where to dontate

Food can be donated at -

  • Please see the Home page.
For more information on how you can help North Lakes foodbank or about donating food, please visit our help us section.

Thank you!

Seeded by the Trussel Trust