News

Coronavirus

At present Wrexham Foodbank continues to operate as normal. As the situation evolves we may need to change our usual operations and we will provide updates via this website; Twitter and Facebook. Please continue to donate non-perishable food items and we would also welcome shampoo; deodorants; dog food and if at all possible toilet rolls […]

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Lent donations

40 days for Wxm FB Support WREXHAM FOODBANK: 40 DAYS OF LENT ( click on link above for a printable version) Can you do something for your local Foodbank each day of Lent? Here are some ideas of things to donate or do: 1. Tin opener       2. Toilet roll       […]

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New guide for donations

We are often asked what items we can accept or for assistance in finding a suitable recipient for donations. Please access this link which will help point you in the right direction Donation Guide

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Hightown Distribution Centre: closed this Friday February 7th

Due to circumstances outwith our control we are unable to open this Friday afternoon at Hightown Community Resource Centre. Parcles can still be collected on Friday between 11 and 12.30 at Capel Y Groes Church next to ASDA.

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New distribution centre opening: Friday January 24th 2020

Our new distribution centre at Hightown Community Resource Centre opens this week. The list of our satellites is now: Distribution Satellites: Monday           1.30-3pm         Bradley Road Baptist Church, 104 Bradley Road, LL13 7TP Tuesday           2-3.30pm         St Mark’s Church, Bryn Eglwys, Caia Park, LL13 9LA Wednesday     10-12               Gwersyllt Congregational Church, Hope Street, Gwersyllt, LL11 4NT Wednesday     3-4.15pm         […]

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CHRISTMAS FOOD BOXES: news

Just a small sample of the nearly 600 Christmas Food boxes we have prepared and are distributing to local people in need in the Wrexham area. A huge thanks to everyone who has donated items to us and also to our wonderful volunteers who have wrapped and filled the boxes and transported them too Thanks […]

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FESTIVE PERIOD OPENING HOURS

WAREHOUSE WILL BE OPEN THIS FRIDAY DECEMBER 20TH BETWEEN 10am and 3pm TO RECEIVE DONATIONS. IT WILL THEN BE CLOSED UNTIL FIRDAY JANUARY 3RD . IT IS NOT  OPEN ON EITHER CHRISTMAS EVE or NEW YEARS EVE AFTER THIS FRIDAY ALL OUR DISTRIBUTION SITES WILL ALSO BE CLOSED UNTIL FRIDAY JANUARY 3RD. These closures reflect a […]

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Reverse Advent Calendar donations: Warehouse opening times update

We are aware that many folk have intimated their interest in supporting Wrexham Foodbank through collecting for us using a Reverse Advent Calendar. We are also aware that it may be difficult for people to bring these donations to us due to their work commitments. We are therefore opening the warehouse THIS Saturday November 30th […]

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Wrexham FC supporters: a draw on the pitch but winners off it

Although the fans of Wrexham FC didn’t see their team win against Yeovil on November 23rd ( a 3-3 draw) they certainly showed their support for Wrexham foodbank. Fans were asked to bring donations before the match and a total of 389 kilograms was donated together with a substantial cash donation. So a BIG thank […]

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Tesco Christmas collection 2019: another wonderful response from the public

On Thursday November 21st until Saturday November 23rd we held our annual pre-Christmas collection in Tesco Extra Wrexham and Tesco Cefn Mawr. Ably supported by Ali and Sian the in-store Community Champions our wonderful team of volunteers engaged with the customers in both locations and gathered in over 3000kgs of donated food! In Wrexham 2070 […]

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