Living Well Foodbank – urgent appeal

Items urgently needed at our local Living Well foodbank

After a busy start to the year, our foodbank supplies are running low as The Living Well foodbank has been giving out around 160 bags of food a week to people in need in Penge and the surrounding area.

We urgently need donations of tinned goods and other foods such as:

  • Tinned meat
  • Baked beans
  • Soup
  • Tinned vegetables (e.g. carrots, sweetcorn, mixed veg)
  • Tinned fruit
  • UHT milk
  • Instant mashed potatoes
  • Rice/packets of microwaveable rice

We also need donations of toilet roll & toiletries – men’s shower gel & deodorants, shaving foam etc. Please note we cannot accept any items containing alcohol.

The foodbank is open on Tuesdays (3pm – 4pm), Fridays (1pm – 3pm) and Saturdays (11am – 12noon) when donations can be dropped off.

You can find us at Holy Trinity Church, 66 Lennard Road, London, SE20 7LX and contact us on 020 8778 7258 or at

Please do spread the word amongst family, friends, work and any social media groups in the area and if anyone knows or has any ideas with regard to fundraising or for food donations, please do let us know.

St George’s Church is a drop off point for food or financial donations for Living Well Foodbank – between 8am and 3pm weekdays or weekends between 9am and 4pm.