Sherborne Food Bank

A Helping Hand to the Hungry

A volunteer-run organisation helping the hungry, and families in crisis, within and around the Parish of Sherborne, Dorset. Established in 2011 and now a registered charity (No. 1156481)



Contact our confidential helpline:

Tel: 07854 163869





We benefit from the generosity of individuals, businesses, groups, churches & schools in and around Sherborne. Find food donation points at Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, Sherborne Abbey, Cheap St. Church and other places. See what we need.


We are grateful to the many individuals and organisations who support us including Battens Charitable Trust, Sherborne Castles Rotary Club and SouthWest Trains.  To fundraise, make a donation or set up a direct debit visit JustGiving.


We need volunteers for collecting food from donation points, sorting food at our depot, picking and packing parcels, helping with deliveries and supporting events. If you would like to join our friendly team please let us know.

Support our Christmas Appeal

PRESS RELEASE Appeal to re-stock food bank shelves in time for Christmas As Sherborne Food Bank prepares for its eighth Christmas supporting the community, it is time to reflect on the work that has been done in the past year and plan how to re-stock its shelves after...

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