Foodbanks & Co-ops

Community Food Co-operatives

A Food Co-op is a simple system through which people can access affordable, quality fresh fruit, vegetables and salad on a weekly basis at a local community venue. It costs just £2.50 for a mixed bag of fruit and vegetables.

Food Co-op Timetable

Fruitique Food Co-op, Maes Yr Haul Primary School, Broadlands, Bridgend
Tuesdays 3pm – 3.30pm (term time only)

Yummy Tummys Food Co-op, Cefn Glas Infants School, St Winifred’s Road, Cefn Glas, Bridgend
Tuesdays 3pm – 3.30pm (term time only)

Healthy Heroes Food Co-op, Cynffig Comprehensive School, Kenfig Hill
Wednesdays 3pm – 3.30pm (term time only)

Roots and Fruits Food Co-op, Pandy Infants School, Aberkenfig
Wednesdays 2.45pm – 3.45pm (term time only)

Sarn Food Co-op, Lifelong Learning Centre, Merfield Close, Sarn
Wednesdays 11am – 12pm (term time only)

Cefn Cribwr Food Co-op, Cefn Rugby Club, Bedford Road, Cefn Cribwr
Wednesdays 3pm – 4pm (term time only)

Tutti Fruit and Veg Food Co-op, Richard Price Centre, Llangeinor
Wednesdays 3pm – 3.30pm (term time only)

Llangeinor Food Co-op, Richard Price Centre, Llangeinor
Wednesdays 3pm – 4pm

Seedlings Food Co-op, Pontycymmer
Wednesdays 3pm – 3.30pm

Crunch Away Food Co-op, Coychurch Primary School, Coychurch
Thursdays 3pm – 3.30pm (term time only)

Wag-a-bag Food Co-op, Lets Centre, Pontycymmer
Thursdays 10am – 12pm

Bryntirion Food Co-op, Bryntirion Infants School, Bryngolau, Bridgend
Thursdays 3pm – 3.30pm (term time only)

Eat Me Food Co-op, 66 Plas Morlais, North Cornelly
Thursdays 10am – 11am

Crunchy Cornelly Food Co-op, North Cornelly Primary School
Thursdays 3pm – 3.30pm (term time only)

Sweet Potato Food Co-op, 11 Pentre Bailey Terrace, Lewistown
Thursdays 11am – 12pm

Old Post Office Food Co-op, The Precinct, Wildmill
Fridays 1pm – 2pm

Tabernacle Chapel, Meadow Street, Pontycymmer CF32 8HG Tel: 07742 876814
Fridays 11am – 2pm

Peniel Evangelical Church, Station Street, Maesteg CF34 9AL Tel: 07816 534413
Fridays 11am – 2pm


Every day people in the UK go hungry for reasons ranging from redundancy to receiving an unexpected bill on a low income. Trussell Trust foodbanks provide a minimum of three days emergency food and support to people experiencing crisis in the UK.

Foodbank Timetable

79a Nolton Street, Bridgend CF31 3AA Tel: 01656 858713
Every Monday, Tuesday & Friday 11am – 3pm

Noddfa Community Centre, Caerau CF34 0PB Tel: 07816 534413
Every Tuesday 10am – 12pm

St David’s Church, Bettws Road, Bettws CF32 8YD Tel: 07866 339482
Every Wednesday 9am – 11am

Cornelly Community Church, 5 Greenfield Terrace, North Cornelly CF33 4LW Tel: 07535 780213
Every Thursday 1pm – 3pm

The Storehouse, Aberkenfig Bible Church, Pandy Road, Aberkenfig CF32 9PP
Every Thursday 10am – 12pm

Griffin Park Community Centre, Porthcawl Mob: 07951 106449 (Tues), Mob: 07874 397599 (Fri)
Every Tuesday and Friday 10am – 12pm

Horeb Chapel, Dinam Terrace, Nantymoel
Every Thursday 11am – 1pm

Bridgend Foodbank Website

BBC News: Bridgend Foodbank has become the busiest in Wales