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.

Summer School Holiday Appeal

PRESS RELEASE Sherborne Food Bank appeals for help to feed families during the school holidays For many families the summer school holidays are an opportunity for time together, trips away and plenty of fun. But for some families in our own local community it brings...

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New Partner | Co-operative Food

We are delighted that The Co-operative Food Supermarket in Westbridge Park, Sherborne has recently come on board as a supporter of the Food Bank.  You will now find a collection point in-store where you can leave your food and household donations as you shop. We're...

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