Faces of Addi Road: Gaylene

Faces of Addi Road: Gaylene

Gaylene is standing outside the Addi Road Food Pantry Camperdown organising a small group of prospective shoppers on opening day. They watch the speeches, the ribbon cutting, enjoy a free pink-iced donut. All of them have their own hand-sewn masks on. Gaylene’s face...
Faces of Addi Road: Kate and Max

Faces of Addi Road: Kate and Max

Kate and Max have been coming to the Addi Road Food Pantry Marrickville “every week since it opened,” she says. Max looks up at his mum, a little sceptical about that claim. “I don’t remember coming when I was in kindy!”   Kate gives him a nudge. “No. That was on...
Addi Road’s Emergency Food Hampers

Addi Road’s Emergency Food Hampers

At this time of increased food insecurity, please be mindful of the message from one of our partners, Foodbank: “We encourage all our agency partners to remember that every item provided to a member of the general public who has the means to purchase that...
Friends Will Come Round

Friends Will Come Round

Coco has come down to the Addison Road Community Organisation’s Food Pantry today for the first time. She and her two friends are looking for food. “Everywhere is cleared out,” she says, “because of the panic buying at the supermarkets.” “It’s a little bit scary,...
Our Community Needs Food – Please Donate Now!!!

Our Community Needs Food – Please Donate Now!!!

The demand for affordable groceries is shooting through the roof. Addison Road Community Organisation’s FOOD PANTRY has seen a growth in customers of more than 20% every week for the last month. Food is a basic human right. Hunger is an injustice. We need your...
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