Bow Foodbank

Bow Foodbank is based at St Mary & Holy Trinity Church on Bow Road in Tower Hamlets, East London. Our principal aim is to alleviate food poverty in Bow.

We are a a registered Charity (Charity Number 1162185) and a Limited Company (company number 08852728) and are supported by a multi-faith and non-faith coalition of local organisations.

We are a member of the
Independent Food Aid Network (IFAN), a network of independent, grassroots food aid providers working together to ensure food security for all.

Our Board comprises two independent trustees, plus one trustee from each of the following organisations:


  • Bow Arts Trust

  • Bow Road Methodist Church

  • Bromley-by-Bow Centre

  • Campbell Road Gurdwara

  • Nelson Street Synagogue

  • Our Lady and St Catherine of Siena RC Church

  • Poplar HARCA

  • Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)

  • St Mary and Holy Trinity, Bow