Meet Olivia

Olivia doesn’t know her mum’s benefits were suddenly stopped. She doesn’t know her mum skipped meals so she wouldn’t have to. She doesn’t know your donations helped tide them over till they could relocate to be with family.

But mum knows.

She asked us to...

Emergency appeal

Luton Foodbank needs your help!

COVID-19's continues to impact our community, and we fear the vulnerable in our town will be hit the hardest.

Now, more than ever, we are relying on the generous support of Luton residents to donate food items and make monetary...

“Work dried up soon after lockdown began.”

"I’m on a zero-hours contract as a cleaner, and work dried up soon after lockdown began. The loss of £160 a week is devastating. I don’t want to think too far ahead, but deep down I know I’ll struggle to give my three young children the basics. I’m concerned that because I...

Not allowed to work

A couple living in Home Office accommodation are not permitted to work in the UK or access public funds while they navigate the asylum-seeking process. In an unfamiliar area, with young children to feed, they simply could not survive. Fortunately, they found Flying Start South, a...

Luton churches’ midsummer food collection

Over midsummer weekend, twenty Luton churches collected food together for Luton Foodbank. They amassed 168 crates of food - enough to cover nearly 2 weeks' demand from struggling Lutonians.

Luton’s churches, along with mosques,...

Ramadhan 2020

This Ramadhan, Discover Islam and Inspire FM will be helping raise funds to ensure families in our town do not go hungry.

As a result of the current coronavirus pandemic, demand for the services of the Luton Foodbank has increased drastically.

Donate your sadaqah to...

Siobhán Cullen will be performing a live gig in aid of Luton Foodbank at 8pm on Friday 10 April. Friday nights don't have to stop just because you can't go out! Catch the live Facebook stream for a complete mix of music from 60s and up, pop, rock, country...