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Donation Points

Here is a list of places where you can make a food donation

This year we have fed 4,813* people, 2,076 adults and 2,737 children, and this number is only set to rise.

Over 90% of the food distributed by foodbanks in The Trussell Trust network is donated by the public – that’s why your food donations are absolutely vital to our ability to give everyone referred to us a balanced and nutritious three day supply of food.

The list below provides you information on where there is a donation point, their opening times and their address.

If you would like a printable copy of our Harvest Appeal 2019

At present we are desperately short on Bags For Life. These bags are strong enough for someone to get their food parcel home.  They also provide dignity to those who have to visit one of our centres as take their food parcels away.

Location of food donation point     Opening hours Comments
Cabella Hair and Beauty During opening hours Newland Street, Witham
Care Dry Cleaning During opening hours 4 Market Street, Braintree
Hunnable Funneral Directors, Witham 09:00 – 17:00 Just off Newland Street
The Hub

Please visit

for opening times

Unit 17  Newlands Shopping Centre
Witham CM8 2AP
Braintree Library

Mon – Fri

09:00 – 17:00

Sat 09:00 – 17:00
Halstead Library

Mon 09:00 – 17:00

Tue 09:00 – 18:00

Thurs 09:00 – 18:00

Fri 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 09:00 – 1700

Witham Library Mon 09:00 – 19:00 Sat 09:00 – 17:00
Post Office Stores, Finchingfield (during shop opening hours) Food purchased in store
Co-op Hatfield Peverel 09:00 – 17:00 Food purchased in store
Co-op Silver End 09:00 – 17:00  Food purchased in store
Co-op Spa Road ,Witham 09:00 – 17:00 Food purchased in store
Co-op Halstead 09:00 – 17:00 Food purchased in store
Co-op Earls Colne 09:00 – 17:00  Food purchased in store
Tesco, Witham 09:00 – 17:00 Food purchased in store
Tesco, Marks Farm, Braintree 08:00 – 20:00 Food purchased in store
Sainsbury’s Braintree 08:00 – 20:00  Food purchased in store

We always welcome donations and promise to use them to provide help to people in crisis.

Please contact us if you have any questions about donating food.

Thank you

*Braintree Area Foodbanks year runs from April 1918 to March 2019

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