News

Management Change

From 1st January 2022 Iain Wight, who has managed Salford Foodbank from 2020,  is stepping down to take on a new role within our Foodbank family. Stepping up to the position of Foodbank Manager is Emma Rapley who joined the team in late 2020 as Warehouse Co-ordinator, but who has been shadowing the ‘Manager’ role […]

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Christmas 2021

Salford Foodbank centres will be closed from 2.00pm on Friday 24th December until Tuesday 4th January 2022. However, Swinton and Walkden Gateways and Broughton Hub will be open on 29th, 30th and 31st of December from 10.00am to 2.00pm. Foodbank Voucher Codes will be honoured at these three venues. A Very Happy Christmas to you […]

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Reverse Advent Calendar

Our Reverse Advent Calendar asks you to give each day in December, rather than opening a chocolate calendar! Simply fill a box or bag with the chosen item each day. A great activity for families to teach children the value of giving, or a fun way for corporate supporters to help out their local Foodbank.   Once […]

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Salford Monopoly

The team at Salford Foodbank are delighted to be one of just 3 local charities featured in the brand new Monopoly Salford Edition! What an incredible feeling to be cemented in such a special piece of Salford history – testament to all the volunteers and supporters hard work, efforts and dedication to helping those in […]

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OUR NEWEST CENTRE

As our third collaboration with Salford City Council, we have opened a Distribution Centre at Walkden Gateway. We hope that this will help many of our clients to access a Centre close to them and at a time convenient to them. The service is available through the counter service from 10 to 4 Monday to […]

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BETHANY FAMILY WORSHIP CENTRE

Yesterday we were pleased that our newest Distribution Centre at Bethany Family Worship Centre on Kenyon Way in Little Hulton, at the very edge of Salford, was open for the first time. Established volunteers from Foodbank, Mary and Mike Cassidy, and Bill and Sue Davidson (Pastors at Bethany), worked together to make the session a […]

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NEW DISTRIBUTION CENTRE IN LITTLE HULTON

With effect from today our Distribution Centre at Big Local is closed. It will be replaced next week by our new centre at Bethany Family Worship Centre, Kenyon Way, Little Hulton, Salford, M38 0EN. This centre will be opening on Friday 13th August, and will be open each Friday from 9.30 to 11.30.

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Swinton Gateway

We’re delighted to announce that, with immediate effect, our Distribution Centre at Swinton Gateway will be open five days a week (Monday – Friday) from 10.00 to 4.00pm. This will be operated by the Gateway staff. We are very grateful to the staff and Salford Council for this amazing opportunity to jointly support the people […]

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NORMALITY

As we gradually open the Roadmap, out of Covid-19 restrictions, to some sort of ‘normality’, Salford Foodbank is preparing to re-open our Distribution Centres to give a more personal welcome to our clients. Progressively over the next few weeks, we will be able to offer our clients a cuppa, a chat, and if appropriate a […]

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PRAY4U

It has been clear to us working with both clients and volunteers, that the combined effects of prolonged lockdowns and ongoing social distancing over the last year, have created a significant increase in mental health issues such as anxiety, stress, fear, loneliness,  worry, depression and even suicidal tendencies. Salford Foodbank, a Christian-led charity, believes that […]

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