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Volunteering Opportunities

Happy New Year We have four current volunteering opportunities open with us here at Gateshead Foodbank. To find our more and apply , please follow the link and in the search type Gateshead.   https://volunteer.trusselltrust.org/opportunities/results?#display=grid&s=distance&o=asc&page=1&public_search=true&search=Gateshead&lat&lon&geojson=93&limit=14&include=image We are always needing your support. We are especially looking for a Van Driver on a Tuesday Evening, full details can […]

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Decembers News Letter

Here is the last News Letter of 2022, we want to thank everyone for their support over the last year, its has been a busy one. Sending wellness and best wishes to all for 2023. December 22 Newsletter From  Gateshead Foodbank.

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Final summary of our recent 3 day winter collection at Tesco Trinity Gateshead

A massive thank you to everyone who donated and gave up their time to help and support us during the collection. 3882 kg collected 4853 meals 345 trays As well as the kind monetary donations we received.  

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Yoga By Candle Light Event

Yoga By Candle Light  -Soulful session of restorative yoga and yoga nidra. 19th Dec:  6pm – 7:30pm @ St Albans Centre, Windy Nook , Garvey Villas. NE10 9SU. Minimum donation£7.50, to support Gateshead Foodbank and Brysons Animal Shelter.    

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Novembers Newsletter

Please see our November Newletter- share on your media, print off and share with others. November 2022 Newsletter Many thanks

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Christmas Opening times for Gateshead Foodbanks

Christmas Opening times for Gateshead Foodbanks: Central Gateshead: Closed from the 26th Dec and re-open 3rd Jan.  1:00pm – 2:30pm Birtley: Closed 28th Dec and re-open 4th Jan. 10:30 am – 12 noon Blaydon: Closed 30th Dec and re-open 6th Jan.  1:30pm – 3pm  

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Gateshead Foodbank are looking for people to shape what we do. Could you help?

We’re looking for people who have experience of using the foodbank to join our new steering group. Please see attached flyer for further details Website Lived Experience Steering Group    

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Mid-year stats

We would like to share that between April and September of 2022 , we helped feed 4,280 people (inc. 1,490 Children ) across Gateshead. From the same period in 2021, the number was 2,522 people . We have sadly seen an increase of nearly 70% in the last 12 months. We are spending more on […]

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Make a difference by volunteering at Tesco Collection: between 1st – 3rd Dec

Please can you help us make a difference by volunteering at the Tesco Food Collection? We’re hosting a food collection in our local Tesco store at Trinity Square between 10am and 4pm, 1st to 3rd December . We need your help to gather vital donations. As the cost of living increases, this collection will help […]

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Tesco Trinity Square Gateshead up and coming Winter Collection 1st – 3rd Dec 2022

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