Purley Food Hub – Nov 2017

PFH logoPurley Food Hub is a registered charity, keen to receive donations to support their work.

It serves people in need in Croydon, not just the immediate Purley area.

Purley Food Hub thanks everyone for their ongoing support and reports,

“Following hot on the heels of the Food Hub’s busiest ever September, we have now had our busiest ever October, providing on average over 300 meals to families and others in crisis at each of the month’s eight sessions.  Already in 2017 we have passed last year’s overall total of 21,000 meals, with November and December still to come…


This past month we have been blessed with some big food donations from the churches of Purley, Kenley, South Croydon, Coulsdon and the surrounding area plus from 21 local schools – as well as from our friends at Rotary, the WI, Croydon Communities Consortium, uniformed groups and many families and individuals…and with the support of Get Fired!, Café Blue and the Purley branch of Nationwide Building Society.


And yet, with the run-up to Christmas firmly in mind, we know we must maintain our stock levels….”

Any donations would be very welcome!


Other ways to help

Purley Food Hub also welcomes financial donations to support their work. Financial donations are used to buy special items needed, including formula milk, nappies and sanitary items as well as pre-paid bus fares for clients to make the trip home with heavy bags of tinned food. 

Donations can be left at:

Cafe Blue, 945 Brighton Road, Purley CR8

Monday to Saturday, 9am to 5.30pm

Get Fired! (pottery shop), 914 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2LN
Monday to Saturday, 10am to 6pm (to 9pm Thursday)

Purley United Reformed Church, 906 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2LN
Monday to Saturday, 9am to 2pm

Christ Church, between 861-863 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2BN
Monday to Friday, 9am-12noon (term time only)

For all information see www.purleyfoodhub.net

Find them on Twitter: @PurleyFoodHub
PurleyFoodHub on Facebook,
And PurleyFoodHub on Instagram

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