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...
Let’s Get Cooking

Let’s Get Cooking

These chicken wings are freezing!” Andrew, a volunteer at our Addi Road Food Pantry Camperdown store, has his hands bowl-deep in a pile of at least a hundred wings. He’s wearing gloves but it makes little difference. It’s tough job, people laugh, but somebody’s...
Food, Justice, Community

Food, Justice, Community

  We cannot thank Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore enough for this food relief initiative. And for the thinking behind it.   This is not simply a matter of charity or just feeding people. With rents smashing people’s quality of life and real-estate greed...
Many Make Us One

Many Make Us One

Addi Road depends on its volunteers. Each one makes up the many, and the many come together to make us one.   Working in shifts, they naturally forge close friendships and unique teams that have their own personality and working style.   Without them we could not run...
All for One and One for All

All for One and One for All

Morning tea for all our volunteers. Of course, it is pelting down raining again. So, the annual event is held under cover, appropriately enough inside our Gumbramorra Hall, better-known these days for having been converted into the Addi Road Food Relief Hub. The...