King’s Lynn Foodbank started in Oct 2011 and (as of 1/10/14) has to date, provided food for 7731 (Adults 5571/Children 2160) . Food Bank services for varying reasons including; Low Income, Unemployment, Redundancy, Benefit Delays/Changes, Debt, Homelessness, Domestic Violence and Sickness.
King’s Lynn Foodbank relies on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From packets of pasta to tins of tomatoes please give what you can. Could you donate in-date non-perishable food from their shopping list?
Your gifts of food, time or funds help stop local people going hungry.
Foodbanks need funds to keep going. KLFB appreciate whatever you can give, big or small…please send cheques to:
King’s Lynn Foodbank 5 St Anns Fort, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1QS
and make payable to: Kings Lynn Foodbank
You can also:
Text a donation – e.g. to donate £5 to the Foodbank, text KLFB14 £5 to 70070. (You will be charged at your standard message rate).
Donations of in-date, non-perishable food items are required. Download a foodbank shopping list here to see what is needed. Please take any food donations to the foodbank during opening hours. Want to help even more? Could you start a foodbank collection point at your work, school or church?
- Sort donated food ready for distribution
- Work in a foodbank centre: meet clients and give out food
- Help out at a foodbank supermarket collection
With your friends, in the office, at school, as a family, or just by yourself… there are so many fun ways to support the foodbank. Check out the fundraising pack for a few ideas to get you started plus and top tips on how to make your fundraising a success.
Recent fundraising events… Dave swam the channel in aid of the foodbank. Kim held a ‘Big Lunch’ street party and asked everyone to bring a tin for the foodbank. Erin ran the London 10K. Alice held a foodbank dinner. Robbie did a 7-day sponsored silence.
Why not drop them a line and let us know what you’re up to?