The Give Warmth Appeal

The Give Warmth Appeal

We have come to that time of year – the season of giving. It’s a time when people dedicate themse...

UCKG Opens Edmonton Food Bank

UCKG Opens Edmonton Food Bank

Edmonton is getting a new food bank at its local UCKG HelpCentre, on Saturday 21 November, thanks to the work of the HelpCentre members in the area. Led by Pastor Lucas, who runs the HelpCentre, they are among the first to be implementing a nationwide UCKG initiative to set...

UCKG Food Bank Launches in Croydon

UCKG Food Bank Launches in Croydon

A new food bank opened for the first time on Saturday 7 November at the UCKG HelpCentre on London Road, Croydon, and handed out 106 bags of provisions to 47 people. The recipients were predominantly homeless or unable to cook because of unsatisfactory accommodation or disabi...

UCKG’s First Food Bank Opens in Plaistow

UCKG’s First Food Bank Opens in Plaistow

Thursday, 12 November 2020 The UCKG HelpCentre has opened its first food bank in the UK at its premises on St Andrew's Road, Plaistow, and is now giving away around 150 bags of non- perishable food and other necessities each week. The food and essential toiletries th...

Bumper food parcels at Leeds soup kitchen

Bumper food parcels at Leeds soup kitchen

Friday, 12 June 2020 There were treats in store for the 51 people who came along to the UCKG HelpCentre’s soup kitchen in Leeds on Saturday 6 June, thanks to an exceptionally generous donation by FareShare, the food redistribution organisation. The food parcels...

Kilburn soup kitchen is growing

Kilburn soup kitchen is growing

Friday, 1 May 2020 With attendance up by 50% a week after it opened, the soup kitchen at the UCKG HelpCentre on Kilburn High Road is clearly meeting a local need in the face of the coronavirus lockdown. Having supplied 30 local people with some basics last week, the...

UCKG’s new soup kitchen for Kilburn

UCKG’s new soup kitchen for Kilburn

Thursday, 23 April 2020 The UCKG HelpCentre on Kilburn High Road reacted speedily to the government’s latest extension of the coronavirus lockdown by opening a soup kitchen at its premises, two days later on Saturday 18 April. In that short time, Pastor Carlos wh...

Finsbury Park soup kitchen catches on

Finsbury Park soup kitchen catches on

Thursday, 23 April 2020 Attendance was up 50% after a week, at the UCKG HelpCentre’s soup kitchen in its headquarters building, the Rainbow Theatre, on Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park. Having opened for the first time on Easter Saturday, and handed out chicken...