12 months after rollout of Universal credit, food banks have see a 52% increase in demand.
Last year Runnymede food bank gave 1,281 three-day emergency food parcels to local people in crisis and the demand for food and the numbers of clients continues to rise.
Food poverty is a real problem in our community and you can do something about it.
Runnymede food bank need more volunteer drivers to help their delivery team complete weekly deliveries. Volunteers pick up and deliver crates of food on the mornings of the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month.
If this is something you can do – help the food bank here