East Lothian Foodbank
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three-day emergency food supplies given to people in crisis in 2019
people were helped by a food parcel in 2019
children were amongst those referred to us in 2019
Find out how to get help from our foodbank.
We need your support. Find out how to get involved.
If you are unable to buy food, then we're here to help.
Our foodbank works using a referral system, find out how to get a referral here.
If you're able to pop something extra in your shopping trolley this week we'd really appreciate any of the following:
~ Tinned fruit
~ Instant coffee
~ Tinned potatoes or instant mash
~ Cup a soups
~ Toiletries e.g. deodorant, shampoo, shower gel conditioner
~ Household cleaner and disinfectant
Any other items will also be greatly appreciated
A HUGE thank you for all that you do to continue to support us at this time.
- Thank you for all your donations for our food parcels
- Thank you for all your donations of money
- Thank you for all your messages of support
- Thank you to all our funders and suppliers
Our Jingle Bags contain everything needed to celebrate Christmas dinner with all the trimmings. Everyone who is referred for a food parcel in the run up to Christmas will receive a Jingle Bag in addition to their standard 3-day emergency food parcel.
We realise things are different this year and it is a big ask at a time when so many people are struggling but if you'd like to help you can find out how here.