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Stockport foodbank in the press

The Metro newspaper recently visited our centre in Hazel Grove for a behind the scenes look at how food banks work.   ‘I can’t afford to survive unless I come here’: how food banks are tackling the growing cost of living crisis

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Crystal Chords Fundraising Concert – Saturday 18 June

Stockport Foodbank are pleased to invite you to a concert with Crystal Chords on Saturday June 18 at 7.30pm for 7.45pm at Hazel Grove Baptist Church. Tickets priced at just £7 with all proceeds going to Stockport Foodbank. Crystal Chords are a dynamic award-winning Stockport based chorus which enjoys performing a cappella (unaccompanied harmony) and belong […]

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Help for Ukrainian refugees living in Stockport

If you are a Ukrainian refugee living in Stockport and you need our help, please contact Stockport Council by emailing [email protected] The council will be able to help you access lot of services, including food banks. For more information please click here.  

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Asda Food Drive – 6 – 8 May

Our volunteers will be in Asda’s store in Stockport Centre on 6 – 8 May to collect donations as part of the Asda Food Drive initiative. If yuo are shopping in store, please consider donating a tin or two. We are looking for donations of: long life milk long life orange juice tinned veg and […]

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We’re collecting Easter eggs

We would love to be able to put an Easter treat in all of our food parcels in the run up to Easter. We are looking for donations of Easter eggs/treats. Donations can be dropped off at any of our centres during foodbank opening hours, at our warehouse in Hazel Grove Baptist Church Monday to […]

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Our latest wishlist – January 2022

We have updated our list of urgently needed items. Donations can be dropped to our warehouse in Hazel Grove Baptist Church Monday to Friday, at our centres during their opening hours or left at supermarket collection points across the town.                 Please visit Donate food | Stockport Foodbank […]

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Amazing support for our Reverse Advent appeal

We were wowed by the level of donations we received in December as part of our Reverse Advent Scheme. Many local schools and churches supported us as well as a number of local business and other organisations. It was fabulous to see a number of families and individuals chose to support us too – many […]

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Our latest newsletter

As we head towards the end of the year, we reflect on the last 18 months and how the foodbank has adapted during the pandemic. We give thanks to our volunteers and our donors and look at the different ways you can keep in touch with us.  

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Christmas and New Year opening times

Our foodbank centres and telephone lines will be open as usual over the festive period apart from on the following dates: Saturday 25 and Monday 27 December – all centres and phone line closed Tuesday 28 December – phone line open from 9am until 1pm and Bredbury centre will be open 12.30 until 2.30. All […]

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Christmas Collection in Tesco – 18-20 November

We will be collecting donations at Tesco stores in Handforth Dean and Portwood from Thursday 18 to 20 November. If you are in stores on those dates we would be really grateful if you could drop an extra tin or two at our donation points. We are hoping for donations of long-life orange juice, tinned vegetables, […]

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