Ivinghoe & Pitstone Food Bank

The local food bank is operated by St Mary’s Church in Ivinghoe.

If you are in need of accessing food from the food bank, please telephone Babs Byrom on 07860 780127 or Norma Leighton on 07831 524286. You can also email: churchfoodbank@ivinghoe.co.uk

All information is kept confidential.

The food bank also operates a drop in centre every Friday from 10.30 until 12.00 at Pitstone Pavilion on Marsworth Road, Pitstone, LU7 9AS (almost opposite the junction with Westfield Road).

Drop in if you need items from the food bank or if you want to leave donations. Donations can also be dropped off in the west porch of the church.

Food Donations

Currently we need:

Assorted cereals ( not oats at the moment)
Cartons of semi skimmed long life milk
Tins of corned beef, cooked ham, sardines, tuna
Tins of soup
Tinned cooked meats ie: meatballs in sauce, mincemeat in gravy, chicken in sauce.
Tins of spaghetti in tomato sauce, baked beans, assorted tinned vegetables ( potatoes, carrots, sweet corn and peas )
Tins of mandarin oranges, pears, pineapple, peaches, fruit salad
Tins of rice pudding and evaporated milk
Packets of biscuits
Individual packs of biscuits ie: penguins, twix
Assorted crisps and hula hoops
Assorted sweets and chocolates
Easy cook and ready cooked rice.
Toilet rolls
Cook in sauces
Toilet rolls
Hair shampoo
Men’s and ladies deodorant

Monetary Donations

The food bank is run by the local church and can also accept monetary donations using the following bank details:

Ivinghoe and Pitstone PCC
Sort code: 55-70-10
Account number: 06512208

Please mark on the payee details ‘food bank’ so that it can be apportioned to the appropriate funds. Please fill in and return the attached form to allow your donation to be boosted by Gift Aid