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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 on the right shows the food items that we need right now.

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

Sainsburys, 32 – 38 High Street,

Dorking, RH4 1AY

08:00 – 20:00

(Mon – Sat)

10:00 – 16:00 (Sunday)

rear of store by checkouts

Waitrose, 48 South Street,

Dorking, RH4 2HQ

07:30 – 21:00

(Mon – Sat)

09:00 – 17:00 (Sunday)

by lifts at rear of building

Tesco Express, Reigate Road,

Dorking RH4 1QD

06:00 – 23:30 (daily) by exit checkouts

You can also donate in the entrance lobby of the Christian Centre, Church Street, Dorking RH4 1DW (adjacent to St Martin’s Church), open Monday to Friday for donations between 10am and 4pm.

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 experience shortages. This ensures your donations go to help people wherever in the UK they are.

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

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