In light of the current crisis with Covid-19 in our city - this is a way for us to protect the most vulnerable women and children. Schools will be shut, meaning school lunches and breakfast clubs are no longer available.
Many of the mothers on this programme were in part time employment, with 8 hour contracts and below. They have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus and lost the overtime they depended on. The government scheme covers only 80% of their contracted hours.
People are panic buying nappies, toiletries and formula and it’s leaving those without that extra income in huge anxiety about their family’s situation in the next few months.
This programme is in partnership with the Scaffolding Project, who are offering vital soft services in addition to this direct income.
- Pocket to pocket giving
- Monthly progress updates
- 100% of funds go to the recipient