Our foodbank relies on your goodwill and support.
Over 90% of the food distributed by foodbanks in The Trussell Trust network is donated by the public – that’s why your food donations are absolutely vital to our ability to give everyone referred to us a balanced and nutritious three day supply of food.
Our shopping list on the right shows the food items that we need right now.
If you are happy to drop off food donations, please see the table below for our food collection point locations:
|Location of food donation point||Opening hours||Comments|
|Tesco Extra, Roneo Corner||Mon – Sat 24 hours
Sun 1000 – 1600
front of store near exit
This collection point is intended for food that is purchased in-store, any food that has been purchased in a different store and brought into the Tesco store should be sealed by the donor and clearly labelled as having been purchased elsewhere
|Romford Baptist Church||Mon 1200 – 1400||front foyer, foodbank centre|
|St Edward’s Church, Market Place, Romford||Wed 1030 – 1230||upstairs at Wykeham Centre|
|St Edward’s Church, Market Place, Romford (CLOSED)||Thu – Fri 1000 – 1200||(CLOSED) back of church|
|Church of the Ascension Distribution Centre, Collier Row||Fri 1230 – 1430||back hall, foodbank centre|
|Asda Romford (Mercury Shopping Centre),||Mon – Sat 0700 – 2200
Sun 1100 – 1700
(by Community board)
This collection point is intended for food that is purchased in-store, any food that has been purchased in a different store and brought into the Asda store should be sealed by the donor and clearly labelled as having been purchased elsewhere
Larger donations of food can be delivered to our centre at The Church of the Ascension, Collier Row Road where there is a car park. Fridays from 1230 – 1415.
We always welcome donations and promise to use them to provide help to people in crisis. Occasionally we send food to other nearby foodbanks to support their work particularly if they experience shortages. This ensures your donations go to help people wherever in the UK they are.
Please contact us if you have any questions about donating food.