Shopping List

Carlisle Foodbank relies on your generosity to provide food for people in crisis.  Below is a list of food the Foodbank accepts for distribution.

If you are able to donate any of these items please go to the Collection Points page on our website where you will find a list of contacts who will accept the donations on behalf of the Foodbank

Milk (UHT or powdered)

Small Sugar (500g)

Long Life Fruit Juice (carton)

Packet Soup

Pasta Sauces (tin, jar or packet)

Sponge Pudding (tinned)

Custard (tinned or packet instant)

Tomatoes (tinned)


Rice Pudding (tinned)

Small Box Tea Bags/Small Instant Coffeebranston-image

Instant Mashed Potato


Tinned Meat/Fish

Tinned Fruit and Vegetables

Tinned Spaghetti

Tinned Ravioli


Biscuits or Snack Bars

Pot Noodles

Ring pulls on cans would be helpful especially for the homeless or alternatively tin openers could be donated.

We also need toiletries, toilet roll, deodorant, shampoo, soap, nappies, baby wipes and household cleaning products.

Food items can be delivered to the following Collection Points