A busy day at the foodbank
This week has been very busy at the St George's Food bank. Tuesday is the day people collect food parcels from St George's and it seems to be busier than ever.
This week food was given to families and to people on their own. One of the young men collecting a parcel said that he didn't know what he would have done over the past three weeks without it but having the food has meant he has been less worried and able to sort himself out. He was hopeful of having a new job very soon and was keen to know how he could donate to the food bank himself when he is more secure financially.
This works really well because of the very sensitive way staff in the community centre liaise with church members. This week's volunteers were Sue and Nora and they do a brilliant job. Thanks too to Brenda and Eileen who also help with this work.
Donations from the church and through the Community Centre are making a tremendous difference to everyone. Thank you all.