News

We are delighted to announce that we have now have seven Distribution Centres. In cooperation with Salford Council, we are open 5 days a week at Swinton Gateway and Broughton Hub.
Local churches, St Andrews in Eccles and St Philips, Chapel Street are also hosting Distribution Sessions.
We also now have a presence at Bethany Family Worship Centre in Little Hulton and Mustard Tree in Eccles.
Salford Loaves and Fishes continue to redeem Foodbank vouchers.
To receive support, clients must have a valid Foodbank Voucher

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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Big Local

Despite fire damage to surrounding properties, we are delighted to say that our Distribution Centre at Big Local in Little Hulton’s District Centre is undamaged and will be available for clients on Thursday 29th April from 12.30 to 2.30

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Swinton Gateway & Broughton Hub re-opening

After a four month closure, Swinton Gateway and Broughton Hub are re-opening on Monday 12th April. There will be a full Foodbank service from both sites from that date. Huge thanks to Salford Council, and particularly to the security staff we have been able operate a limited service, but it’s back to ‘normal’ from next […]

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Our new corporate signage

Over the next few weeks we will be displaying a new corporate signage across all our Supermarket collection tubs. Thanks to our partners Carbon Creative for the design work. If you have a, smaller, green collection box in your church or workplace and would like a new wrap, please call Emma on 0161 637 2120

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Volunteering

An enormous ‘THANK YOU’ to so many people who have volunteered, over the last few months, to help Salford Foodbank with its mission to help those in food-need across our city. We have been able to use many volunteers across our Distribution Centres and in our warehouse, however owing to Social Distancing requirements we have […]

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Distribution Centres service update

The final Distribution Session at GoChurch will be on Tuesday 5th January. We give thanks to GoChurch for hosting our sessions for many years. Replacing the Tuesday session will be one at Salford Loaves and Fishes, commencing Tuesday 12th January, at the same times of 10.00 – 12.00. Also following the announcement last week of […]

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