15 Oct 18
From time to time we as the Isle of Wight Foodbank have an excess of certain types of foods. When this happens we feel that instead of the food going to waste we like to donate any excess items to other Charities across the Island. We feel this supports and creates a community of care. […]
1 Oct 18
4 Jun 18
Isle of Wight Foodbank volunteers to receive the Queens Award for Voluntary Service Volunteers from Isle of Wight Foodbank will receive the Queens Award for Voluntary Service on 4th July in recognition of their vital work in the community. Since opening in 2011, the foodbank has provided emergency food and additional support to thousands […]
25 Apr 18
4875 emergency food supplies given to local people in last year, Isle of Wight Foodbank reveals Between 1st April 2017 and 31st March 2018, 4875 three day emergency food supplies were provided to local people in crisis by the Isle of Wight foodbank, compared to 4814 in the previous year. Of this number, 1845 went […]
2 Mar 18
Since 12 November Co-op Members have chosen to support The Isle of Wight Foodbank with their 1% and have raised £291.85 for your cause. When Members buy Co-op branded products and services, the Co-op will give 1% to a local cause. Your support can help raise more for causes in your community. Go online coop.co.uk/membership and make […]
13 Nov 17
The Isle of Wight Foodbank has been chosen for the next round of the Co-op Local Community Fund. The funding round will start on 12 November 2017 and runs for 11 months until the 27 October 2018. How it works Every time members shop at the Co-op, 1% of what they spend on selected […]
16 Oct 17
In a few weeks’ time we are hosting our Monthly Saturday Clothing and Textile Sale on Sat 4th November. Yes November already! Do come along yourself and bag a bargain and have a cuppa and a taste of some homemade goodies!
2 Oct 17
Thank you to everyone who has responded so quickly to our Urgent Plea for more food donations. We have been so humbled and bowled over by the community spirit of people across the Island coming up to our HQ to donate and filling the donation crates at supermarkets! Keep it coming!!