The Trussell Trust (@TrussellTrust )

The Trussell Trust

Bio We support a network of #foodbanks across the UK to provide emergency food to people in crisis, offer additional support & campaign for change #StopUKHunger
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Account created 24-09-2009 15:56:59
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Hootsuite Inc. : Donating to your local #foodbank can help provide an essential community service to people in crisis in your area. Find your nearest one here > trusselltrust.org/find-a-foodbank

Hootsuite Inc. : It’s #FoodbankFriday, and we wanted to say thank you to amazing #TeamTrussell fundraisers like Lucius whose amazing tennis-athon has raised nearly £4000 for Caterham Foodbank! What a fantastic achievement justgiving.com/fundraising/lu…

Hootsuite Inc. : In April, #foodbanks in our network saw an unprecedented doubling in the number of families needing support. This isn’t right but #ThisCanChange > trusselltrust.org/food-bank-use-…

Hootsuite Inc. : Ever wondered how #foodbanks work? Each one is different and ways of working might have changed during the pandemic, but our video will show you the basics!

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Twitter Web App : We need to be increasingly talking about how justice and compassion can better characterise the structures of our society – hear our chief exec Emma Revie contributing to Bible Society webinar for church leaders > youtube.com/watch?v=PJaBJ0…

Twitter Web App : Since the outbreak of #COVID19 more & more people have needed #foodbanks – this isn’t right. But #ThisCanChange. We’ve seen in the past few months that we have the power to put protection in place for each other when we work together. We must build on this & #BuildBackBetter. twitter.com/NEF/status/127…

Hootsuite Inc. : What’s your #MondayMotivation? Ours is the amazing contribution volunteers make to #foodbanks across our network – their dedication is inspiring!

iPhone : Jen Hi Jen, thanks for thinking of us. It’s best to get in touch with your local food bank about what you can donate, as it varies from food bank to food bank. You can find your local food bank here trusselltrust.org/get-help/find-… Thanks again! 💚

Hootsuite Inc. : In April 2020, #foodbanks in our network saw an unprecedented doubling in the number of families needing support – this is unacceptable. Find out more here > trusselltrust.org/food-bank-use-…

Hootsuite Inc. : Hunger in the UK isn’t about food – it's about not having enough £ for essentials. These shocking figures show why it’s vital for our govt to introduce an emergency income scheme so ppl already struggling to keep their heads above water can stay afloat > theguardian.com/society/2020/j…

Hootsuite Inc. : If you’re currently unable to afford food, head to our website and get in touch with your local #foodbank to find out how to access support > trusselltrust.org/find-a-foodbank

Twitter Web App : No charity can replace the dignity of having enough £ for food. But while #foodbanks are needed, having treats like biscuits in addition to standard items like tinned fruit & veg for nutritional balance, can help restore some normality for people during these uncertain times > twitter.com/lewishamfood/s…

Hootsuite Inc. : Across our network of #foodbanks, volunteers carry out a huge range of tasks – from sorting food to packing food parcels, delivering supplies to helping with referrals, every activity makes a real difference. Find out more about volunteering here > trusselltrust.org/volunteer

Hootsuite Inc. : "I’m proud to be part of a team doing such amazing work, but the reality is we shouldn’t need food banks in this country.” We couldn't agree more. Have a read for an insight into what's happening on the frontline in #foodbanks during #COVID19 > theguardian.com/society/2020/j…

Hootsuite Inc. : In May, 2.8 million people claimed employment-related benefits, a 125.5% rise since March – and young women have been particularly affected refinery29.com/en-gb/2020/06/…

Hootsuite Inc. : Hunger in the UK isn’t about food – its about not having enough money for the essentials. Poverty isn’t inevitable and together we know #ThisCanChange > trusselltrust.org/get-involved

Twitter Web App : MP Stephen Timms tells @Guardian 'Universal credit's 5 week delay is indefensible' and ‘needlessly punitive’ sanctions must end, as work and pensions committee publishes new report into the DWP's response to coronavirus theguardian.com/society/2020/j…

Hootsuite Inc. : If you need emergency food support, find your nearest #foodbank using our map and get in touch > trusselltrust.org/find-a-foodbank