Trussell Trust Foodbank Donations
Donate food when you move
According to statistics published by the Trussell Trust (the UK’s largest network of food banks) the use of their services has risen dramatically over the last decade. Last year, nearly 1.4 million three-day emergency food supplies were delivered to people in crisis in the UK as a result of poverty and people not being able to feed themselves.
About Trussell Trust Foodbanks
Established in 1997, the Trussell Trust is a poverty charity. They support a network of over 420 foodbanks, working out of more than 1,200 foodbank centres, to provide emergency food and support to hundreds of thousands of people in crisis in the UK.
How Gerson is working with the Trussell Trust
Gerson Relocation, the international moving and relocation company is working with the Trussell Trust to make it easy for the people we move to donate food to people and families in need.
Donate to food banks when you move with Gerson
If you are moving and have any unopened tinned or non-perishable foods with a 3-month shelf-life that you no longer require, ask Gerson Relocation to provide you with our charity cartons and labels as part of your move.
1.Gerson Relocation provide you with food bank carton and donation labels.
2.Place the items you wish to donate in the boxes for the food bank and label the carton.
3.We will then arrange to collect the boxes as part of your move and deliver them to the Trussell Trust for distribution.
The benefits your food donations create
Over 90% of the food distributed by food banks in The Trussell Trust network is donated by the public – that’s why your food donations are vital to give everyone referred to Trussell Trust a balanced and nutritious three-day supply of food. Without your goodwill, the food banks would really struggle to operate.
We can collect these and deliver them to the local food bank to avoid food waste. The Trussell Trust also take toiletries and items like washing powder.
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