'Why I use a foodbank': The real stories behind Hull people in crisis



It is a last resort, a moment when surviving means swallowing your pride to get food on the table.
Rather than clamouring for handouts at Hull Foodbank, those who turn to the charity enter with downcast eyes and shame on their faces.
The foodbank, behind the Jubilee Centre off King Edward Street, is a strange place which seems both depressing and uplifting at the same time.
Depressing because none of the users want to be in such a position but uplifting because the donations show people care and the volunteers are passionate about what they do.
Asking users why they have turned to a... read more

 
20 January 2018 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 32
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