Sharing the Light

Sharing the Light

  We’ve heard our friend Richard Weeks is not well at the moment as he takes a little time out to deal with an eye operation. It’s hard to imagine anything stopping him for long.   The founder and chairperson of the Waterloo Public Housing Action Group...
The Door is Open

The Door is Open

Addi Road Food Pantry Marrickville is open again. It’s a warm, drizzly day in Sydney, one of those slow-down-even-if-you-want-to-go-fast days. Reflective time to take in the fact one year has passed and a new one is really here to stay a while.   What might that mean?...
Breaking Bread, Breaking News

Breaking Bread, Breaking News

SBS News are here to film Addi Road’s work at our Food Pantry in Marrickville as well as the hive activity underway during our annual Hampers of Hope push for the holiday season. It’s the week before Christmas and we are rocketing towards our goal of 2000 hampers,...
Telling a Better Story

Telling a Better Story

Are they the world’s largest sunglasses? Kim laughs at the question. “Yeah, I know. They’re very ‘90s. Should I keep them on?” Her daughter is due for a sleep soon too, so she doesn’t have loads of time to talk. But if a picture and a bit of a chat somehow means Addi...
Swans and Addi Road Get Cooking

Swans and Addi Road Get Cooking

When AFL team the Sydney Swans swept into Marrickville West Primary School last week you can imagine the fuss and excitement. Working together in partnership with Addi Road, the Swans were all the more popular for offering us a big helping hand at the MWPS’ Breakfast...