Annual Report



July 2018

This financial year has brought some of the biggest challenges across all of our services since the Michael Roberts Charitable Trust (MRCT) was established in 1997.

The introduction of Universal Credits has resulted in substantial increases in foodbank referrals, the significant rise in the number of people who are street homeless and vulnerably housed and the number of children now being supported by low income families in crisis. These increases have certainly been challenging and have put our staff and volunteer teams at full capacity; for this they must be commended, as they continue to maintain and support local people in need… [more]

Gary Knott

Company Secretary and Director of Community Services

Warehouse Food Status Update
December 2019 – January 2020

The following are a list of items, in order of urgencythat are running low in the warehouse. Items marked in RED are at critical levels

Our urgent needs are…

  • Tins Solid Meat (ham, spam etc.)
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Sponge Pudding
  • Tea – (Max Size 240 bags pls.)
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Sugar (1kg bags)
  • Biscuits

We also need…

  • Toilet Rolls
  • Rice Pudding
  • Juice (long life)
  • Coffee
  • Tinned Fruit
  • Pasta Sauce

It is important that the dates on all these items are as long as possible so, although it takes an extra second or two, it really helps us if you can check the dates.

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Thank you for your support.

Updated: 04/09/2019