The Forest Foodbank
Helping local people in crisisLearn more
three-day emergency food supplies given to people in crisis last year
the year that our foodbank opened
of the UK population live below the poverty line
Find out how to get help from our foodbank.
We need your support. Find out how to get involved.
We rely on the support of our local community for food donations, volunteering and finances. Can you help us stop UK hunger?
Our foodbank works using a voucher referral system. Find out more about how we work.
The Forest Food Bank is in need of:-
Sponge puddings, Tinned Soup, UHT Milk, Juice(Long Life), Tinned tomatoes, Tinned fish, Tinned meat, Tinned potatoes, Instant mash, Tea, Biscuits, Tinned vegetables, Tinned custard, Tinned Rice Pudding, Instant Noodles, Rice ready meals, Instant Pasta Meals, Toiletries, Chocolate & snacks, Crisps, Jam, Sugar, Pet Food
Foodbank Christmas Opening Hours
MONDAY 24TH DECEMBER (XMAS EVE) - COLEFORD OPEN - 9.00AM - 11.00AM
TUESDAY 25TH DECEMBER (XMAS DAY) - FOOD BANK CLOSED
WEDNESDAY 26TH DECEMBER (BOXING DAY) - FOOD BANK CLOSED
THURSDAY 27TH DECEMBER - FOOD BANK CLOSED
FRIDAY 28TH DECEMBER - CINDERFORD OPEN - 9.30AM – 11.30AM
MONDAY 31ST DECEMBER (NEW YEAR’S EVE) - COLEFORD OPEN - 9.00AM - 11.00AM
TUESDAY 1ST JANUARY - FOOD BANK CLOSED
Thanks to your very generous donations we have collected the following amounts from the National Foodbank Collections at Gloucester and Lydney Tesco stores
Lydney 1775.15 (94 crates)
Gloucester St Oswalds 2762.95 (217 crates)
Total 4538.1kg (311 Crates)
Thank you all so much for your generosity