Voices in Exile food bank
Our food bank is only possible through the kind donations we receive from our local community.
We accept food, toiletries and money donations which we distribute weekly to around 40 families or individuals. All donations go directly to our destitute food bank clients and those in need. Please see our current list of items we need. All donations must be in date, unopened and in good condition.
Items currently needed
Beans – white/red/black
Lentils – red
Chickpeas – dry or tin
Tinned fish (in oil/water)
Tea and instant coffee
Shower gel and shampoo
Nappies sizes 5/6/7
If you’re able to help with food donations please contact us to arrange a drop-off time:
T: 01273 328 598
WhatsApp/wifi calls: 07516610794
Food drop-off times: Monday 10.30am–12.00pm or Tuesday 9.30am–12.00pm
Please deliver to: VIE, 36 Upper Bedford Street, Kemp Town, BN2 1JP
Please donate and share our Crowdfunder – all funds go to supporting all our services and projects.
Every contribution, however large or small, helps us to keep our services running, and this is increasingly vital as demand increases and traditional sources of funding shrink.
Donate now and become part of our small community of hope and part of the solution to the problems our clients face every day.
You can see our Voices in Exile Crowdfunder or scan the QR code.
Give as You Live
Give as you Live is an award-winning fundraising programme that takes donations from stores when you shop online. It’s a free service and will raise a donation for us from a percentage of your order, with no extra cost to you! To support Voices in Exile simply sign up, choose us as your charity and shop!
You can donate via text.
Text VIE (amount) to 70085
For example, to donate £10, text ‘VIE 10’ to 70085
To donate £20, text ‘VIE 20’ to 70085.
(Standard network charges apply).
Please note, the amount must be a multiple of £5 (eg. 5, 10 …)