Merthyr Cynon Foodbank

Merthyr Cynon Foodbank

Charity information

Merthyr Cynon Foodbank

Emergency food for local people in crisis

Founded 2011

  • Mission statement

    MCFoodbank is a Christian faith organisation, whose objects are specifically restricted to the relief of those in need by reason of youth, age, ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage living in the Merthyr and Cynon Valley areas, even adjoining communities if necessary. We collaborate in this regard with Local authorities, other statutory services, the third sector including voluntary organisations which hold and issue our vouchers for those who are in crisis.

  • Aims

    Merthyr Cynon Foodbank aims to:

    • Relieve food poverty in Merthyr and Cynon Valley area
    • Signpost our clients to relevant agencies in order to ensure they are out of crisis and will have a positive life.
  • Overview

    Established: November 2011

    Registered Charity Number: 1149296

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 105

    Phone number: 07427537437

    Address: Gurnos Christian Centre, 26 Spruce Tree Grove, Gurnos Estate CF47 9AU

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