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EK FoodbankWe at East Mains Baptist Church are part of the East Kilbride churches working together food bank.

Our drop in is on a Monday each week from 10.30 till 12. 30. You will be offered tea or coffee and a roll with sausage or bacon. Our volunteers would love to sit and chat with you. They can access citizens advice through Stevie who comes most weeks. We give information about Christians Against Poverty, Alpha and anonymous groups such as: AA, GA and CA. Each person is given a bag of food weekly and toiletries once a month if required.

Collection Points and Times

East Mains Baptist Church - Mondays  10.30am-12.30pm
Church at Lindsayfield - Mondays 6.00pm-8.00pm
Claremont Parish Church - Tuesdays  10.00am-12.00noon
Calderwood Baptist Church - Wednesdays 11.00am-1.00pm
South Parish Church - Thursdays 11.00am-1.00pm
Westwood Baptist Church - Sundays 2.00pm-4.00pm

For Crisis or Emergency help or would like more information about the EK Community Food Bank, please contact 01355 247660 (9am-4pm, Monday-Friday)

Giving to the Food Bank

Tartin MartinIf you wish to donate non-perishable food items for the Food Bank, please deliver these to the any of the Churches involved during their drop in sessions or you can drop food into ‘Tartin Martin’ in the Village Centre at any time during the week between 9am and 3pm.

The Food Bank is primarily stocked by donations from members of EMBC and our partners, and we are also blessed to receive donations from other individuals and organisations from our community. If you are unable to shop for products or food, you can make a financial donation by handing it in to East Mains or any of our partner Churches. All financial donations will be used to purchase provisions to maintain our stock levels.

If you would like to support the Food Bank, please call 01355 247660 or email karen@calderwoodbaptist.co.uk
Lenny Warren, 28/01/2019