22 Jan 21
A very warm welcome to our first newsletter of 2021 and also a huge thank you to Jon Taylor who edits each edition! We have an overview of our very busy Christmas period to share with you, our current shopping list (this also gets updated fairly regularly, so do always check on the GIVE HELP/DONATE […]
19 Jan 21
Keir Starmer visited the South London Warehouse on Monday 18th January to discuss the £20 per week uplift to Universal Credit and its importance to those families who are reliant upon it. He is urging the government to #CancelTheCut as it would mean a potential 6 million people could slip further into poverty, should it […]
13 Jan 21
We received this lovely feedback from one of our schools that requested Christmas parcels for some of their families, which we wanted to share with you: “New Years Greetings to you all. I hope you have had a good start to the year despite the restrictions. I have spoken to most of the parents who […]
5 Jan 21
These are our currently most needed items. To find out where your nearest collection point is click here.
4 Jan 21
Our normal service will resume on Monday 4th January.
16 Dec 20
Please check our closing and opening times over the Christmas and New Year period: Click here to download.
10 Dec 20
We have lots of pre-Christmas news to share with you this month. This includes an update on the Sainsbury’s Help Brighten a Million Christmases campaign, our deadline for Christmas parcel donations, items we urgently need and an update on our Christmas star campaign. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank EVERYONE who […]
9 Dec 20
Destitution is rising fast due to Covid and flaws in the benefit system. Read today’s The Guardian ANALYSIS article about how Britain’s safety nets are being overwhelmed by rapid growth in extreme poverty. Photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
6 Dec 20
If you’re going to Feast this Sunday, pop along to the Chatsworth Baptist Church stall which will be supporting us. Location tbc.
27 Nov 20
From the 1st – 14th December, Sainsbury’s Upper Norwood, 66 Westow St, Upper Norwood, London SE19 3RW will be launching their Help Brighten a Million Christmases campaign so you can donate items for our Christmas parcels in their box, as you leave the store. The items we are most in need of right now are: […]