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How to help Rochdale Foodbank by giving food

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.

We have 4 shopping lists…

  • Our urgent items
  • Foods that we are short of
  • Foods that we have a surplus of
  • Our full shopping list

>> Download or print our full shopping list

Please check the foods we are short of or urgently need to see if you are able to help with any of these items.

Food can be given at our donation point

Address  Opening hours Store Location
Silk Street, Sudden
OL11 3ER
6am onwards
Tuesday – Friday
24 Hours
Midnight close
10am – 4pm
Our donation point is at the store entry – near the security position.

Food can also be be donated at…

Staff Entrance Number One Riverside
– accessed by vehicles from Smith Street near to Mecca Bingo.
It is manned 24 hours.

We always welcome donations and promise to use them to provide help to people in crisis. Occasionally we send food to other nearby foodbanks to support their work – particularly if they are experiencing a shortage.

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

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