Feedback from Harlow Foodbank users


January 2015

FEEDBACK from people who have used Harlow Foodbank for emergency food:

• Amazing. Great help. Pleasure to speak to. Couldn’t fault them. Thank you so much. X

• St. Pauls has helped me in many ways and many times. I have been very emotional. Better coming here and always left with a smile on my face. Amazing people. So grateful for the help 😉

• Staff were very friendly and helpful. These volunteers make a difference to lots of people’s lives. If they didn’t do this who knows what people would do. Lovely people with kind hearts.

• I have been extremely satisfied. They were so friendly and helpful. They helped me out extremely well and this Foodbank is great.

• I was happy with today because they were very friendly.

• Harlow Foodbank is a wonderful service provided by wonderful volunteers who ensure that the needy have food in their bellies and a smile on their faces. Thank you so much Harlow Foodbank.

• Quick and easy to help. 5

• Excellent service and very friendly people.

• Foodbank have been really helpful to us and the staff there are really caring and helpful. Duncan is a really nice person and seem to be really helpful and caring person. I was really happy the way Foodbank helped us.

• The service is excellent. 10 out of 10. All staff are extremely helpful and friendly.

• Very helpful and kind people. Nothing is too much trouble. Most importantly the lovely people don’t judge me.

• It is very good. And they are really helpful.

• Absolutely wonderful. ♥ xxx

• Very helpful.

• I’ve been given information and leaflets of services that can help me and lots of food. Staff are really helpful and nice.

• It was good to have someone to turn to in a time of financial difficulty.

• Felt a bit overwhelmed when first came in but the ladies have been fantastic. Once back on my feet I will be making a donation. Many thanks.

• Foodbank staff were very polite and offered many choices of food stuffs and also with leaflets for support with other things. Very grateful.


Warehouse Food Status Update
December 2019 – January 2020

The following are a list of items, in order of urgencythat are running low in the warehouse. Items marked in RED are at critical levels

Our urgent needs are…

  • Tins Solid Meat (ham, spam etc.)
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Sponge Pudding
  • Tea – (Max Size 240 bags pls.)
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Sugar (1kg bags)
  • Biscuits

We also need…

  • Toilet Rolls
  • Rice Pudding
  • Juice (long life)
  • Coffee
  • Tinned Fruit
  • Pasta Sauce

It is important that the dates on all these items are as long as possible so, although it takes an extra second or two, it really helps us if you can check the dates.

If you need to find out where you can drop off your donations, please click the link below and scroll down the page for options.

Thank you for your support.

Updated: 04/09/2019