Faces of Addi Road: Jack

Faces of Addi Road: Jack

Jack Hanna walks around the grounds of the Addison Road Community Organisation in Marrickville to get an understanding of what the place does and how it ticks. He wants to help with our food rescue and food security program in particular. So he’s making a donation to...
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...
The Belmore Connection

The Belmore Connection

Addison Road Community Organisation’s Mobile Food Pantry has been out at Belmore this morning, doing deliveries in the rain because of the enormous need for food in the area. This has been especially the case after the government failed to cover temporary visa holders...
Food Pantry Banjo Ballad #1

Food Pantry Banjo Ballad #1

Jo Rae has turned up outside Addison Road Community Organisation’s Food Pantry with her banjo in tow and a small amplifier. She has a clutch of folk songs to play about workers’ struggles and sufferings from another time and place. Not to mention some tales of love...
Up Beat – Finding Our Food Pantry’s Rhythm

Up Beat – Finding Our Food Pantry’s Rhythm

Mark’s been coming to Addi Road’s Food Pantry for a while now. “I’m a regular,” he says proudly. Lately, he’s been noticing “all these new faces, and just loads more people. It’s obvious the need is getting bigger and...
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