News

We are delighted to announce that we have now have seven Distribution Centres. In cooperation with Salford Council, we are open 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 BigLocal 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

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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SWINTON GATEWAY & BROUGHTON HUB

THIS HAS JUST BEEN ISSUED BY SALFORD CITY COUNCIL “Following the new Tier 4 Restrictions, council receptions in the Gateways and the Broughton Hub will close from midnight 30 December 2020. You will still be able to access booked NHS appointments at the buildings. Support from the council’s customer services will switch to online and […]

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Box on the Docks

As part of the ‘Box on the Docks’ project, which aims to add local colour and flair to an already vibrant area, Salford Foodbank is proud to have its own ‘Box’. An ititiative by MediaCityUK, designed and created by Carbon Creative, Salford Foodbank has it’s own and biggest collection point in the city. Stop by […]

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