Ensuring that everyone in our local community has food on their table is a key area of concern for Nunhead Knocks. In response, we have established NunUnFed.
- Collecting food donations to provide local people, community groups and food banks with food parcels
- A service to prepare and deliver hot meals to those who are unable to cook for themselves
Each week volunteer chefs, drivers and partnered restaurants are delivering hundreds of cooked meals to our local residents who are, for one reason or another, not able to cook for themselves. We follow strict health and safety procedures to prepare and deliver all food (all volunteers involved in this initiative are required to read and acknowledge this guidance)
We prepare food parcels for individuals and households across the area who have requested our support, using items and funds donated by local residents and businesses. Parcels are delivered direct to your door if you are self-isolating.
What's inside a box?
The contents can vary depending on donations but a standard food box will typically include pasta, rice, tinned tomatoes, soup, tuna, chickpeas, cereal, tea or coffee, loo paper and basic toiletries.
Request a food parcel
Let us know you need a food parcel by getting in touch.
Refer someone for a food parcel
If you have a friend, family member or neighbour that you think could benefit from a food parcel, let us know using this form. A member of the NunUnFed team will get in touch to find out more.
How to donate
If you are able to give any items that could help others in the community, we have a few different locations you can drop them off to.
Nunhead Donation station
The Green, Nunhead Community Centre
5 Nunhead Green, Nunhead, SE15 3QQ
Monday to Friday from 1pm to 3pm
Can accept large and bulk donations, but no perishables.
A full list of items that we are in need of is available here
Hyper local foodbanks
Some of our volunteers have also set up local donations stations in their areas; click here to find the closest one to you. If you would like to set up your own hyper-local donation station in your front garden, get in touch here.
If you are a local business who would like to donate surplus items or a restaurant or cafe that would like to cook meals; get in touch here.