Tag: food poverty

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A Salford foodbank collection point

“We really, really appreciate it” – Salford Foodbank benefits from new £1 ‘goodie bags’ food parcel scheme

Local families struggling with food poverty are being by supported by Salford Foodbank thanks to a new programme from Morrisons.

this image is used with permission of Rachel Parkinson from Humans MCR

“Everyone’s struggling, aren’t they?” – Humans MCR deliver 60,000th meal to Salford families

A food poverty charity that has supported Salford families through the coronavirus pandemic has hit a major milestone this month.

Foodbank Donations ( CC: Gemma Fish)

Salford joins Right to Food campaign to end child hunger

Thousands of Salford children relying on food vouchers should never be allowed to go hungry, says the council. Salford City […]

St James Higher Broughton.
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St James Higher Broughton church tackling food poverty in its community

A Salford church is tackling food poverty in its community via a food pantry. St James Higher Broughton has been […]

Mayor Paul Dennett addresses Salford’s “extreme forms of destitution” at MediaCityUK

Mayor Paul Dennett addresses Salford’s “extreme forms of destitution” at MediaCityUK

Salford Mayor Paul Dennett exchanged views with experts on recent poverty studies in Salford and the methods underway in dealing with the matter.

The Launch Project needs your votes to start their mobile food pantry

The Launch Project based in Swinton has applied for the Aviva Community Fund for £7000 to finance their mobile food […]

Food banks in Salford “are just the tip of the iceberg”, says charity director

A charity director has warned that going hungry is far from the only problem for people using food banks in Salford. […]