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Donate your leftover currency to Hackney FoodBank

Hackney FoodBank provide emergency food parcels for those in crisis and connect people with local organisations that can help them to address the root causes and wider effects of poverty in their lives

The cost of living crisis is set to push more people into poverty. Supporting people to address the causes of poverty in their lives is becoming increasingly complex, with many people facing numerous different challenges which can contribute to a crisis situation.

Hackney FoodBank’s approach recognises that food provision is not the answer to food poverty. The charity provide three days’ food to relieve immediate hunger, giving people a little space to focus on how to address the cause(s) of their crisis or poverty. All of their visitors are connected with relevant organisations who can help them to address their circumstances in a meaningful, long-term way.

It is easy to donate your leftover currency to Hackney FoodBank. To get started, download and fill out the Hackney FoodBank exchange form.

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Donate your leftover travel money to Hackney FoodBank

Do you have a drawer or jam jar, filled with foreign coins, left over travel money from previous holidays? Would you consider donating that forgotten currency to help fund a good cause?

It's easy to donate your leftover holiday cash; Simply fill out our charity exchange form and send it along with your currency to our Datchet office. We will exchange all currency, coins and notes, foreign and domestic, and donate the exchange value plus 5% extra to Hackney FoodBank.

How much of my donation goes to Hackney FoodBank?

We donate the complete exchange value plus 5% extra to Hackney FoodBank. There are no fees, neither do we subtract any commission. You will receive a confirmation email, containing the amount donate. We will share this information with Hackney FoodBank.

Which banknotes and coins can I donate?

You can donate any coins or notes, foreign or domestic. We will exchange whatever currency you send us and will donate the combined exchange value plus five percent extra to Hackney FoodBank.

We will exchange currencies listed on our exchangeable currencies page against the exchange rates shows.

All other banknotes and coins will be exchanged against their numismatic value, bullion value or scrap metal value, whichever is higher. It helps if you sort the currency before you send it. But if you are unable to sort your currency, don't worry. We will take care of the sorting and counting free of charge.

Convert leftover currency into cash, fast.

Donate online Or download our postal form