News

Annual report summary 2018

As a registered charity we submit an annual report to the charities commision. A summary of this can be found below. ANNUAL REPORT 2018

Read more

Our busiest year to date

Between April 2018 and March 2019 Tameside East Foodbank has given out 4755 emergency food parcels. 2977 of these went to adults whilst the remaining 1778 went to children. We have seen a 11% increase on the previous year. As such, EVERY DONATION helps towards us providing food for those in crisis. Thank you for […]

Read more

Tameside Bags of Help

If you’re shopping in Tesco please can you take a minute to vote for us. Many thanks!

Read more

Low Stock Alert

Our stocks are running low for the following items: Tinned Rice Pudding Tinned Sponge Pudding Tinned Custard Tinned Fish Coffee   If you are able to help items can be placed in our “Drop Boxes” located at Tesco’s, Stalybridge and Morrison’s, Dukinfield. We can only accept in date and unopened packages! Thanking you in anticipation […]

Read more

Tesco Bags of Help

Tameside East Foodbank is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores awarded to local community projects. Three groups in every Tesco […]

Read more

Low Stock Alert

Our stocks are running low for the following items: Tinned Fruit Tinned Tomatoes Tinned Spaghetti Tinned Rice Pudding Tinned Fish Long Life Milk Cereals Shampoo Hand Soap Washing Up Liquid   If you are able to help items can be placed in our “Drop Boxes” located at Tesco’s, Stalybridge and Morrison’s, Dukinfield. We can only […]

Read more

The Year in Brief – Excerpts from our Annual Report 2017.

Tameside East Foodbank has now been in operation since December 2012 and works as a partnership of our local churches: Holy Trinity Church, Stalybridge, St John’s Church, Dukinfield and New Life Church, Ashton under Lyne. We continue to work in partnership  with the Trussell Trust and follow their operational procedures. The foodbank provides 3 days […]

Read more

Carrier Bags!

We’re running out of carrier bags; can you help? You can drop them in to any of our centres; St Matthews, Stalybridge Mon11:00 – 13:00 Tue11:00 – 13:00 New Life Church, Ashton-under-Lyne Thu13:00 – 15:00 St. John’s Church Centre, Dukinfield Fri12:00 – 14:00 Sat10:00 – 12:00

Read more

Press Release 7 November 2017

New figures show 1961 emergency food supplies given to local people by Tameside East Foodbank in six months Between 1st April and 30th September 2017, 1961 three day emergency food supplies were provided to local people in crisis by Tameside East Foodbank, of this number, 724 went to children. The foodbank, a member of The […]

Read more

2017 Christmas Hamper Scheme

As the majority of us look forward to the festive season the reality is that there are many families who struggle financially and Christmas is a very difficult time. Saying Happy Christmas is easy but, together, we can do something to make it real for these families. By putting together a Christmas Hamper and dropping […]

Read more