Marrickville Angels

Marrickville Angels

Brian is one of those people whose life story gets ever-longer and more interesting the more you stand around talking to him. A soft and happy presence, he radiates good will wherever he goes. Wednesday Night Lights at Addi Road in Marrickville has drawn a solid crowd...
Bread and Heart

Bread and Heart

Marcel pulls up in his Gift Of Bread van out the front of Addi Road Food Pantry Marrickville. The slogan on the side says it all – humorous, spirited, full of intention:   “Who gives a loaf? We do…”   He founded Gift of Bread seventeen years ago. He now reckons...
Magic Shot

Magic Shot

Staff from Royal Prince Alfred Hospital are here at Addi Road in Marrickville today, Tuesday 30th April, until 4pm.   They’re part of a Sydney Local Health District push to provide free flu vaccine shots for the community this winter.   It’s a rainy old cold day, the...
Sonic Boom

Sonic Boom

  Kerry and Mary. We spotted these two mischief makers on a break outside our Addi Road Food Pantry Marrickville.   Mary is our Admin Assistant; Kerry our caretaker at the centre. But the truth can now be revealed… inbetween their daily commitments the pair have been...
Feed the People

Feed the People

Who knows why the night feels so soft this evening. Maybe it is because it’s Anzac Day tomorrow. Perhaps it’s just the cooler weather slowing the pace down as people rug up a little. Before we know it we will be lighting our winter fires and this early autumn feeling...