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Donate food

Our foodbank relies on your goodwill and support.

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.

Our shopping list shows the food items that we need right now. If you would like to make financial donations it would be very helpful, please click to go to the Donate Money Page 

If you are happy to drop off food donations, please see the table below for our food collection point locations:

Location of food donation point     Opening hours Comments
Revelation Bookshop, Park Road, Barmouth 10.00 – 14.30 Mon – Thurs in shop
Co-op Store, Station Road, Barmouth, LL42 1PH 6.00 – 23.00 behind checkouts
Tesco, High Street, Porthmadog, LL49 9PU 0600 – Midnight

 The collection point is behind the checkouts, please only donate food in this basket that has been purchased in Tesco.

Any food brought to the store that has been purchased in a different store should be in a sealed bag and labelled as having been purchased elsewhere.

Pikes Newsagents,  63 High Street, Porthmadog, LL49 9LR 08.00 – 16.00 Mon-Sat in shop
Advent Christian Bookshop, High Street, Tywyn 1000 – 1600 (not Wednesdays) in shop
Co-op Store, Maes Talaran, Dolgellau, LL40 1HR 07.00 – 22.00 behind checkouts
Co-op Store, Old Station Yard, Tywyn, LL36 9AH 06.00 – 23.00 behind checkouts
Co-op Store, 78-86 High Street, Bala, LL23 7AD 07.00 – 11.00 near checkouts
Tywyn Baptist Church, High Street, Tywyn Friday & Sunday Mornings In Foyer
Dolgellau Post Office  Mon-Fri    09.00 – 17.30    Sat 09.00 12.30 By Counter
The Riverside Stores, Llwyngwril, LL37 2JX

Monday to Saturday 7.45 to 12.30 & 2.00 to 5.30

Sundays 8.30 to 1.00

In store
Numerous Churches around South Gwynedd collect  on behalf of the Foodbank Ask if your local church collects for us

We always welcome donations and promise to use them to provide help to local people in crisis. Occasionally we send food to other nearby foodbanks to support their work particularly if they experience shortages.

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

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