Christmas Event

As part of our Christmas festivities this year we will be putting on a luxurious Christmas dinner to honour all of our clients on the 15th December. Businesses have the opportunity to come along and support our event, as well as an opportunity to speak about what you do. If you are interested please get in touch. From all of us at Rainham Foodbank, thank you in advance for your generosity!


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Mon: 18:00 - 19:30pm

Mardyke Community Centre

South Street


RM13 8PJ

Wed: 10:00 - 12:00pm

Hornchurch Distribution Centre

Holy Cross COE- Hornchurch

260 Hornchurch Road

RM11 1PX

Mon - Friday: 10:00 - 12:00pm (Administrative Office)

35a New Road



RM13 8DR


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We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From packets of pasta to tins of tomatoes please give what you can. Could you donate in-date non-perishable food from our shopping list?

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