Tower Hamlets & beyond

“I have come so far and now have a very good positive path. I now have something to be happy for.”


mother of one

“Working with First Love Foundation represents an important part of our efforts to make the Council’s Benefits Service more accessible to residents.”


Housing Benefits Policy Manager

“By the time that I left the foodbank that first day, I remember feeling that it was possible for me to get out of this rut, that it was possible for me to move forward.”


former foodbank volunteer

Meet Martin

Speak to anyone who’s ever visited Tower Hamlets Foodbank in desperate times and it’s almost certain that Martin Williams’ name will be mentioned. He’ll probably be called an angel or a hero.


How you can help

Want to help the local community? There are different ways to get involved.

Donate money

We know that not everyone has the time to volunteer with us or organise a food collection.
Our most pressing need right now is funding.  You can support the people in crisis by donating money today.

Donate money today

Donate time

We have a very small team, so any time you can give will make a difference, for example: helping at our office, supporting as an interpreter for non-English-speaking clients, and providing graphic design or filming skills for social media posts.

Volunteer your time

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