Volunteer Application Form

Thank you for your offer to help with the Margate Independent Foodbank. Please provide the information requested below. If you have any questions or would like help completing the form, please contact mifoodbank@aol.com

We are generally open on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, when we operate a door service to those who can collect, and all the packing of food parcels gets done. 

Deliveries to those who are housebound happens on Thursday mornings.

Supermarket collections are whenever we are notified that there is food to be collected. 

Data Protection:  Margate Independent Foodbank will hold your details on file but will not release them to a third party.


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Please supply name, contact details and relationship to you of two referees who are not related to you
Please supply name, contact details and relationship to you of two referees who are not related to you.
Please supply name, telephone number and relationship of your next of kin.
Please supply name and contact details off the person you'd like us to contact in case of emergency
Do you have a clean drivers license? (Not necessary for all roles)
Do you have any health issues we need to be aware of? Please give details if so.
Please tell us about previous work experience and qualifications
Do you have any other skills you'd be prepared to help our clients with? Eg plumber, glazier, handyman/woman, legal, finances etc
Please supply any other information you deem relevant to your application
We will only ever email you about things relevant to your volunteering at Margate Independent Foodbank.
Do you have any criminal convictions (unless "spent" under the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974)? Note this does not necessarily prevent you from volunteering. If "yes" please supply details.
Are you willing to submit to a DBS criminal record check, if required?
By typing my name here I confirm that all information provided is complete and correct. I consent to the processing of this data in the consideration of my application and during the course of my volunteering.
Guardian or parent signature if volunteer applicant is under 18 years of age.