1 May 13
Two new food distribution points for the South Liverpool Foodbank opened in April, supported by funds from the Mayor’s Foodbank Funding Pledge. They are within St. Mark’s Church in Childwall Valley, and Netherley Youth & Community Initiative. Opening times are listed on our home page.
1 May 13
Students and staff at St. Julie’s Catholic High School in Woolton collected food for us in March, as part of their BBC School Report 2013. Representatives from Year 9 brought the food to us in Garston, and enthusiastically helped label and sort it, as well as interviewing regular volunteers about the issues involved. Later they […]
8 Mar 13
Its a relatively small store – but its customers and staff have huge hearts for the community. Spearheaded by Community Champion William, in just a couple of weeks almost £150 worth of food donations were collected. Thank you for this support – it really makes a difference.
8 Mar 13
A wonderful evening of singing and fellowship took place last Saturday 2nd March when the Liverpool Harmonic Gospel Choir, under the direction of Tyndale Thomas MBE, entertained us at Bridge Chapel Centre. South Liverpool Foodbank received a massive £375 from concert proceeds, as well as donations of food on the night. Thank you for participating! […]
2 Dec 12
During the weekend of 1st & 2nd December volunteers collected 2.3 tonnes of food donated by customers and staff of Tesco Woolton Superstore, including many Christmas extras. We were really overwhelmed by the generosity of the local community, thank you all so much. Particular thanks to our glamorous Tesco assistants who worked tirelessly all weekend! We were […]
20 Oct 12
This week saw the opening of the new Foodbank distribution centre in Speke, at the Noah’s Ark Centre. Councillor Mary Aspinall was there to cut the ribbon and we celebrated with a cup of tea, kindly provided by the Centre’s cafe! Volunteers from the Centre will help to provide the Foodbank service. Establishing this distribution […]
8 Jun 12
Despite the rain, Neighbours Day at Parklands, Speke was a great day for the community. South Liverpool Foodbank were delighted to receive and display the latest collection of food donated by staff at South Liverpool Homes.
17 Feb 12
Maria Eagle, MP for South Liverpool, visited South Liverpool Foodbank, bringing with her 2 bags of food to help support our work. She talked to our volunteers, and heard real stories about local hardship.