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Coronavirus Update

As the coronavirus pandemic unfolds in the UK, our main priority is ensuring the safety of everyone who comes to our food bank – whether it’s someone needing help, someone volunteering their time, or someone making a donation. Things are changing quickly, so we’ll keep this page updated regularly with information about what’s happening at Dagenham […]

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We are Closed for Holidays on 27th, 28th and 31st of August

The Dagenham Foodbank will be CLOSED for her summer holidays on these our normal opening days Tuesday 27th August 2019 Wednesday 28th August 2019 Saturday 31st August 2019 For emergency support and enquiries, please send us an email on [email protected] Local Trussell Trust foodbank – Barking and Rainham Foodbanks should accept our vouchers during these week.  

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Our Christmas/New Year Opening Hours

Wednesday 19th December 11am-1pm @ HOFC Centre (NEW Road Dagenham) Saturday 22nd December 11am-1pm @ HOFC Centre (New Road Dagenham) Saturday 29th December 11am-12pm ONLY @ HOFC centre (New Road Dagenham) Saturday 5th January 11am-1pm @ HOFC Centre (NEw Road Dagenham) Tuesday 8th January 5pm-6pm @ Living Hope Centre (Old Methodist Church Dagenham) Note : […]

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Tesco Food Collection 2018 – Volunteers needed

From the 29th November to 1st December we are hosting a food collection with Tesco Goodmayes Extra The Tesco Food Collection is manned by Trussell Trust volunteers who will hand out shopping lists of tinned and dried goods at stores to encourage customers to buy an extra item of food or two during their shop. Customers […]

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Cooperative members supports the Dagenham Foodbank

Visit and shop at the Cooperative UK stores or funeral homes in Dagenham (i.e Gale street, Porters Avenue, Green lane) and some 1% of carriers bags and food cost goes to the Dagenham Foodbank  to support our work of providing emergency food and support to those in crisis.  

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TESCO- FOOD COLLECTION

From the 30th November to 2nd December we are hosting a food collection with Tesco as part of the tenth Food Collection. The Tesco Food Collection is manned by Trussell Trust volunteers who will hand out shopping lists of tinned and dried goods at stores to encourage customers to buy an extra item of food or […]

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3600 meals donated during the Summer Neighbourhood Collection- Thank You.

We like to say a massive Thank You to everyone who donated, volunteered and Tesco for another fab collections. We saw some incredible donations from people in the community – eg people donating whole trollies of food, cash donations, Church groups volunteering their time and cars to help etc. A sincere thank you because with your support […]

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House of Faith Connections celebrates her Community Outreach Projects

On the 2nd of July 2016, the RCCG House of Faith Connections Dagenham as part of her 10th Year anniversary celebrated the excellent work of her community outreach projects – Dagenham Foodbank, Dagenham Dock Job Club and Dagenham Girl’s Bridgade. The events was attended by our volunteers, clients, partners and friends. We also had in attendance […]

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Volunteers Needed for the July Tesco Neighbourhood Food Collections

We urgently need volunteers to help with the Summer Neighbourhood Tesco Food Collection. The food collection holds on Friday the 1st and Saturday the 2nd of July at Tesco Extra Goodmayes RM6 4HY. If you can spare a few hours of about 1-2 hours between 9am and 5pm, please do get in touch and help us feed local people […]

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Dagenham Foodbank gave out 1249 emergency food supplies to local people in crisis in 2015/16

OUR STATISTICS: 1249 three day emergency food supplies given to local people in crisis from Dagenham Foodbank in 2015-16 Latest statistics published by Trussell Trust foodbank network show UK-wide foodbank figures for 2015-16 remain at record levels; national need is still not decreasing Early findings in new data analysis of Trussell Trust figures by University […]

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