Helping Dawlish has only been made possible by the support and donations of many local people, organisations and businesses.

We want to say a big thank you to everyone who has helped over the last 2 and a half years and help is ongoing:

  • The many volunteers who want to remain anonymous
  • Many people who donated funds whether for food, activity packs or craft supplies who prefer to remain anonymous
  • Smugglers Inn restaurant for preparing meals to go out on our weekly meal delivery during the first lockdown
  • Co-op Dawlish for donating bottles of water, shopping bags and having a collection box for us
  • Geralds Stores – for having two collection boxes for our food bank in the pandemic
  • Frank H Mann for supplying vegetables to our weekly meals in 2020
  • Snacks and chocolates donated by Dawlish Action for Youth
  • Soft drinks and sweets donated from the Shaftesbury Theatre
  • Frank’s Fryers for helping provide our fish and chip deliveries to those shielding in the pandemic in 2020 and 2021
  • Devon Coronavirus Response and Recovery Fund for a grant of over £6,000
  • Dawlish Water Rotary for funding buying insulated bags
  • Teignbridge CVS for funding buying insulated bags
  • Morrisons for helping with bulk food purchases and donating bottles of water
  • Sainsburys for donations of deli foods
  • Mr and Mrs Carter for their donation of turkeys for fresh meals
  • Local schools for referring families in need of additional support
  • The Mayor of Dawlish and Presents of Dawlish for donating Easter Eggs
  • Dawlish Ladies Guild for a donation
  • HITS for help with assistance on setting up the food bank
  • Maureen and Mike, the crumble makers for our meal deliveries
  • Ainge family (especially Scarlet)
  • Shoe Centre for donating collection bins
  • Devon County Council for £495 towards activity packs

Donate Today or Get Involved

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Ring Dawlish Town Council on: 01626 863388 (9.30am to 1.30pm Mon-Fri) who can take payments over the phone.