HARINGEY GIVING - donations urgently needed to support the vulnerable
Individuals can make a monetary donation to Haringey Giving (a fund managed by people in the Haringey community and endorsed by Haringey Council) which is aiming to raise £50,000 to support the borough’s most vulnerable people and community initiatives in response to the Covid-19 crisis.
All donations will be doubled up to a total of £40,000 by Linklaters LLP: https://www.haringeygiving.org.uk/appeal/haringey-covid-19-appeal
LOCAL FOOD BANKS are in urgent need of supplies & monetary donations
Food banks continue to support residents across the borough and are seeing supplies running desperately low. If you are able to support them please consider doing so.
Muswell Hill Foodbank (The Trussell Trust)
If you need food
The Muswell Hill Foodbank on Pembroke Road is open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. You will need to get a voucher from one of the Referral Agencies (Citizens Advice, Social Services, Job Centres, some schools and doctors surgeries and other local charities) before going to the foodbank. Strict social distancing is in place to ensure the safety of clients and volunteers.
The foodbank urgently needs donations
- Usage of the foodbank is expected to double or treble over the next few weeks.
- The foodbank needs donations of dry and canned goods (no fresh produce or perishables) and toiletries (for men and women). See here for delivery times.
- The foodbank runs wholly on donations and are unable to operate collections outside of supermarkets at the moment, please consider making a one-off or a regular monetary donation online to support them.
Other Local Foodbanks
For details of Trussell Trust foodbanks, including the Tottenham Food Bank, that you may wish to donate to please visit this link.