MK Food Bank is here to provide short term crisis support and care for families and individuals in Milton Keynes.

How you can help

Donate food

The Food Bank relies entirely on donations of food and money from local schools, churches, businesses, organisations and individuals and every single item or penny given makes a HUGE difference. There are a number of ways that you can support MK Food Bank either by food donations, cash donations or by fundraising for us.

Want to raise money to support MK Food Bank, but don’t know where to start? Whether you’re a first timer or a regular fundraiser, everybody needs a little inspiration! Luckily there are hundreds of ways you can raise money or donations for your local Food Bank – and we’ve put together fundraising ideas to get you kickstarted.

Make your fundraising a huge success. When you sign up to fundraise with us, you’ll get an exclusive pack that will help you with:

Fundraising ideas and inspiration

Planning and promoting your activity



Returning the money
you raise to us

You can download our fundraising pack or get in touch to order free stickers, buckets and banners to help motivate your team!

To make up our Food Parcels we need these essential items, please donate to our donation points at supermarkets or directly to our distribution centre at Kiln Farm.

We urgently need the following products:

  • Tinned Meat
  • Tinned Fish
  • Long Life Milk
  • Juice or Squash
  • Spreads – Jams, Peanut Butter, or Chocolate Spread
  • Tinned Pasta
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Biscuits
  • Tinned Fruit
  • Dried Rice – 500g or 1kg packets please
  • Rice Pudding/Custard
  • Tinned Veg

Currently overstocked items:

  • Dried Pasta
  • Tinned Soups
  • Baked Beans

Want to drop off food donations?

Please bring donations to our distribution centre at 14 Burners Lane, Kiln Farm, MK11 3HA – Our opening times are Monday to Friday 9 – 4.30pm

Or donate at the following Supermarket collection points:

Wolverton and Kingston

CMK and Westcroft

CMK, Shenley Church End and Olney



Kingston and Stantonbury

Newport Pagnell