Have you heard of weekend hunger or BACKPACK BUDDIES?
It’s a bag of easy to prepare food for primary school children, so club members filled 60+ bags for young children in postcode NE29.
Thanks to Rebecca and her team at Voda, North Shields.
What happens to those kids that get a free school meal during the school term – and her are the new words in our vocabulary – food poverty, holiday hunger, weekend hunger – well this is such an amazing charity and it helps as much as it can!
Can you guess what we bought?
From a previous fundraisng members were each given a category of food to buy; individual rice puddings, cartons of fresh orange juice, breakfast bars etc