Harvest Festival Once again we have been delighted by the generosity of the people of Winchester who have given so graciously. We have received around 60 donations from local schools, churches, uniformed organisations, business and shops. Waitrose arranged a one day special collection and customers gave an extra 30+ crates of food, in addition to […]
Winchester Basics Bank provides emergency food and clothes to individuals and families in need and aims to make appropriate resources available to the maximum number of people at their point of greatest need.
Winchester Basics Bank is a Christian project supported by local churches, caring organisations and Winchester City Council. We provide individuals and families in need with emergency food parcels of enough tinned and dried food for 5 days and good quality second hand clothes (men’s and women’s).
Statistics for period to Feb 2018
clients used our service
local families helped
people received clothes
School Holiday Lunch Scheme The school holiday lunch scheme supported over 100 children this year. We made the food available at different locations, to make it easier for families to access the service and this has been well received. We also delivered to those families unable to get to our locations. All of the feedback […]
- We are really short of toilet roll and carrier bags; if you can help that would be wonderful. Thank you :-)