Ashton Community Trust in partnership with the North Belfast Advice Partnership is collecting items for the North Belfast food bank. The food bank helps local families who are struggling financially and provides them with basic

If you would like to donate one or two of the following items listed below to the Ashton Centre reception, it would be greatly appreciated. Once we have collected the items, we will deliver them to the emergency food bank which will ensure that they are able to continue to support families in need in North Belfast.

Suitable food items include:

  • Rice/pasta/noodles
  • Jar of sauces – Chilli/Curry/Bolognese
  • Soups
  • Jams
  • Sugar/tea/coffee
  • Tins of potatoes/peas/carrots/beans
  • Super noodles/pot noodles
  • Tins of fruit/creamed rice/custard/jelly (for kids)
  • Diluted juice
  • Cereals
  • Tins of tuna/ham
  • Long life milk


  • Shower gels
  • Soap
  • Toothpaste
  • Toilet rolls
  • Shampoo

Your support is greatly appreciated and will contribute to helping children and families in need in North Belfast.

The closing date for items is the 16th December 2016.