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About Us

When did it start ?

The warehouse stocks are maintained through the generous support of church congregations, supermarket donation boxes and business and individual giving.

The CEF cafe and foodbank is open at:

St Francis Church, Hollow Way, OX3 7JP on Tuesdays and Fridays between 12 noon and 2pm and at

Littlemore Baptist Church, Edith Kempston House, Chapel Lane, Littlemore, OX4 4QB on Thursdays between 10am & 11.30am

Please note that CEF will be open on Good Friday 19th April 2019.

Unfortunately it is not possible to self-refer.

St Francis Church, Hollow Way

Littlemore Baptist Church

This is a Christian project that aims to be non-denominational and to be supported by local churches in the Oxford area.

Privacy Policy

You can download a pdf of our Privacy Policy here.

Complaints Procedure

You can download a pdf of our Complaints Procedure here.

Financial Information

Download a summary pdf report of CEF's income and expenditure for 2014-2016.

View the CEF page on the Charity Commisison website.

From our feedback box:

Thank you for helping me. xxxx from Syria.
Thank you for being so friendly,warm hearted and welcoming. Lovely to be greated by a lovely smile when I am going through a tough a time.


"At the present time your plenty will supply what they need, so that in turn their plenty will supply what you need. Then there will be equality”

St Paul,
2nd letter to the Corinthians



Please contact Jane Benyon
The Community Emergency Food Bank - Registered Charity No 1153907
Patrons: The Rt Revd Steven Croft, Bishop of Oxford and The Revd Canon Geoff Baylis, Vicar of St James and St Francis Churches, Oxford

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