We are a community project working to serve the community and fight poverty.The Plymouth Foodbank is helping people who are in financial crisis by providing them with much needed food and also a listening ear and useful advice.

Foodbank Opening Times
Monday 1.30-3.30
Wednesday 1.30-3.30
Friday 1.30-3.30
Food can be donated Monday - Friday 9.30am-4pm
We started the project in 2008 and are part of the Trussell Trust Foodbank network.
We are a Project of Plymouth Methodist Mission Circuit Registered Charity Number 1129521. http://www.plymouthcentralhall.co.uk
An amazing 325 churches, schools, businesses, staff in all sorts of workplaces, clubs, societies and lots of individuals have collected and donated food. We are very grateful.
If your group would like to be involved, please call Katy or Eunice on  01752 254981.


Who Benefits?
  • People whose businesses have failed
  • People who have found work but are waiting for their first monthly pay packet
  • People who are on zero hours contracts.
  • Young people who are sofa surfing 
  • People who are ill and frightened.

Anyone could need a little bit of help and hope made possible thanks to the generosity of the people of Plymouth, including many who have been helped themselves.

Food Collections

Regular food collections are obtained from local community groups, businesses and schools.
Major collections are from customers at local supermarkets.  Volunteers assist for approx 1 hour and dates are usually advertised here and in the newsletter.
                              Next Collections
Date Place

Thursday 2nd July

Friday 3rd and  July

Saturday 4th July


Thursday 10th September

Tesco  Lee Mill and Tesco Roborough   




Morrisons at Pomphlett.




Plymouth Foodbank

28 Manor Street, Stonehouse Plymouth PL1 1TW

01752 254981 plymouthfoodbank@ymail.com





If you would like to gift aid your donation and enable us to reclaim 25p in the pound, please complete and email (giftaid@plymouthfoodbank.co.uk) the gift aid form which is available here.  (Note: you must be a resident in the UK and you must pay enough UK income tax and/or capital gains tax to cover the amount of tax the charity will reclaim).

Latest News

Thinking about that special Prom Dress?

Encore Adore Bridal Studio in Mutley is giving away a Prom dress to someone who donates 1 provided their target of 500 is reached by 16th April.  See the crowd-funding project http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/raise-money-for-the-plymouth-foodbank/?

Thanks to Lauren at Encore Adore for her support



 Wednesday   22nd April 2015    7.30pm at Plymouth Guildhall   7.00 per person

Please support this concert in aid of the Lord Mayor's Charities -  which includes Plymouth Foodbank

Artists include    Co-operative Big Band, Military Kids Choir, Montpelier Steel Pans, Plymouth Area Police Choir, Kate Walker, Soprano

Tickets from the Lord Mayor's office at the Council House  Mon- Fri 10am-12 noon. Tel 01752  304858



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