An addtional way to donate – download BanktheFood App.  See our News page.

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Donate money

Big or small, every gift you give helps transform lives.

Our foodbank is run by local people for local people – we rely on the community’s support to ensure we can continue to stop people going hungry. Can you invest in the future of our project and help us provide much-needed support to people in crisis in our community?

Regular giving:

We believe in creating sustainable projects that have a lasting impact. Your regular gifts enable us to plan ahead and commit to projects. It’s also an easy way to manage your giving. Thanks to the automated Gift Aid reclaim, Gateshead Foodbank gets £11.74 for every £10 you give via our Just Giving Direct Debit page.

Bank Transfer:

To donate via a bank transfer please email [email protected] for our bank account details.

Gift Aid:

Download your Gift Aid form from here then print off, complete & return to us.

One-off gifts:

You can donate to Gateshead Foodbank using the following links   and  Just Giving 

  DONATE  Send a Text from your mobile phone*    You will be charged your donation plus your standard network rate.

To donate £1, text NGPL01 to 70201
To donate £3, text NGPL01 to 70331
To donate £5, text NGPL01 to 70970
To donate £10, text NGPL01 to 70191

* Fundraising, payments and donations will be processed and administered by the National Funding Scheme, operating as DONATE, a charity registered in England and Wales (1149800) and Scotland (SC045106). In addition to any text donation, you will incur your standard network message charge (based on your service provider rates). For Terms & Conditions, see

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Standing Order:

Download your Standing Order form from here then print off, complete & return to us.

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