WELCOME to the Purley Food Hub website2,556 MEALS PROVIDED in April4,415 ITEMS DONATED in AprilTHANK YOU for your generous support

Most needed items in May

500g packets of breakfast cereals and bags of sugar are at the top of the list of items that we need most for Food Hub clients and their families in May, along with cartons of long life whole milk for clients’ children.

Also listed are small jars of honey and tins of ham and chicken, tins of peas and carrots and tinned rice pudding.

This month’s non-food items most needed are unisex deodorant, adults’ and children’s toothpaste and washing powder tablets.

  Click here to view this month’s full list 

We are grateful for every single donation received, big or small. Please bring them on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday mornings between 9.00am and 12.00midday to our base at Purley United Reformed Church in Purley town centre (next to Purley Hospital). 

Alternatively you can drop them off at any of our shop and roadside collection points listed here.

Thank you everyone for your massive support – since 2013 you have helped us to provide 260,000 meals to hard-pressed clients and their families.


The background story about who we are and how we work with clients and partner organisations to help local people in crisis, plus answers to frequently asked questions and a brief guide to landmark events since 2013.

Discover more about the three main ways you can support the Food HubGIVE FOOD through our network of collection points, VOLUNTEER to work behind the scenes, and/or DONATE MONEY for the Food Hub to purchase supplies.

All you need to know about using the Food Hub, with a step-by-step guide to the whole process, from getting a referral to the kind of items we’ll put in the food package that you receive – and how you’ll receive it!