Dundee Foodbank has thanked the city’s Travelling community after almost half a ton of food was donated in a single week through an “ice bucket challenge” style internet campaign.
A local foodbank is thriving, thanks to the generosity of local supporters.
Dundee Stars are doing their bit for a good cause by collecting food for those in need.
Dundee East MSP Shona Robison has hit out at the UK Government after new figures showed foodbank use in Dundee has risen by 34% on last year – more than double the rate elsewhere in Scotland.
More than half of foodbank referrals to a Dundee charity are from households with children, shocking new figures reveal.
Universal Credit problems are driving an increase in the number of emergency parcels handed out at food banks in Dundee, a charity has claimed.
Dundee has a key role to play in the future of Scotland’s benefits system, the government’s social security convener has said.
The wet weather did not prevent crowds donning their finest fancy dress over the weekend at a variety of events across Tayside.
A programme which provides meals to children in areas of multiple deprivation in Dundee during school holidays has clocked up a major achievement in just over two years.
A voluntary group whose services to the public include running a foodbank is hoping for a share of the cash in our Community Chest.
A new referral procedure is being introduced at Dundee Foodbank, starting next month.
A local foodbank is set to benefit from a supermarket sweep event held by Aldi.
A new community foodbank has helped prevent 160 local people going hungry in just two months.
Asda Kirkton is doing its bit for the local community after opening a permanent foodbank trolley in store.
A local foodbank has launched an appeal to help find prom outfits for struggling service users.
Dundee’s two MPs have called on the roll-out of Universal Credit to be stopped after research found foodbank use has rocketed in areas where the new benefit has been introduced.
Foodbank use in Dundee still remains high — despite fewer parcels being handed out in the last year, according to the local manager.
Dundee Foodbank staff are teaming up with Dundee Stars at Sunday’s match against Fife Flyers.
Donations at Tesco stores across Dundee enabled thousands of meals to be provided to those in need at Christmas.
Dundee United will be hosting a foodbank collection at their last game before Christmas.