News

Easter Holidays

Redditch Foodbank will be closed on Friday 10th April (Good Friday) and Monday 13th April (Bank Holiday). We will next be open at “Number 24” on Church Green East at 11am on Tuesday 14th April.

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40 for 40

If you feel moved to give up something for #Lent this year, why not take part in the #40for40 challenge: giving up 40 pence for 40 days. You can help support Redditch Foodbank and transform lives this #Easter. Simply find an old jam jar or similar container and start collecting 40 pence a day from […]

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Giving from the Heart

One of the joys of working at a Foodbank is that it brings you into contact with an incredible variety of people, from volunteers to those in need of the service, from partner agencies in the community to those donating food and finance. The latter in itself encompasses a whole spectrum of the community, from large businesses seeking […]

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We are recruiting!

Would you be interested in managing the local foodbank and raising the profile of the work of Acts of Kindness in the local community? This varied and dynamic role has now been made a full-time position and is currently accepting applications. Please see here for the job decscription: Foodbank Manager JD Applications should be made by […]

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Paul Desmond: a tribute

It is with great sadness that we said a final goodbye to Foodbank volunteer Paul Desmond on September 22nd 2019, after a long, brave battle with cancer. A celebration of Paul’s life followed on October 17th, which included an acknowledgement of the wonderful work he did as part of Redditch Foodbank. Paul was an eager […]

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Terrific Tesco Collection

WOW! ?? We collected nearly 1.1 tonnes in just one day at our recent Tesco collection. We are so very grateful to all shoppers who were able to donate an item or two, and even more! Big thank you to Mike the store manager and the Customer Services team who made us feel so welcome.

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Calling all Amazon shoppers!

Calling all Amazon shoppers! You can now make your purchases go even further by shopping at Smile Amazon and choosing to support “Acts of Kindness”. Smile Amazon

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Tesco collection 13th – 14th July 2018

Our volunteers will be at Tescos Redditch inviting people to donate food. If you have the chance please consider helping us by giving one of the items of food from a list, which will be handed out in store.

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Job vacancy

Foodbank Project Manager Acts of Kindness Acts of Kindness has been running a growing foodbank for the last 5 years and undertaken a number of other community based projects. Our Project Manager has now moved to a senior postion and we are currently looking to replace her. Job description A Foodbank Project Manager is required to be […]

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Change to distribution on Friday 11th May 2018

Due to a funeral planned at St Stephen’s, food will be distributed from our office at the Link, Winyates.

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