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The Big Issue Changemakers of 2023: Cost of living crisis
Changemakers 2023

The Big Issue Changemakers of 2023: Cost of living crisis

As inflation and energy prices soar, it’s grassroots organisations who are holding up the safety net for those trapped in poverty. These are the changemakers who will continue this vital work in 2023

Aisling Bea: ‘I am a born protester, an up-in-arms person’
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Aisling Bea: ‘I am a born protester, an up-in-arms person’

Aisling Bea wants you to join a community revolution. As food bank queues grow, we can’t afford to wait for help from above. Change is up to us… and humour is a weapon

Yorkshire history book climbs Amazon charts as thousands exploit loophole to raise money for food banks
Activism

Yorkshire history book climbs Amazon charts as thousands exploit loophole to raise money for food banks

Food banks will be receiving vital cash at Christmas after a group of hobby writers discovered an infinite money glitch on Amazon

How to help Aisling Bea rally people power against hunger
Community

How to help Aisling Bea rally people power against hunger

Diary of a food bank manager: ‘This Christmas, we’re far beyond the choice between eating or heating’
Diary of a food bank manager

Diary of a food bank manager: ‘This Christmas, we’re far beyond the choice between eating or heating’

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This food bank was going under. Then a group of hobby writers found an Amazon infinite money glitch
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This food bank was going under. Then a group of hobby writers found an Amazon infinite money glitch

Food banks are at breaking point. We need to change the script.
Food banks

Food banks are at breaking point. We need to change the script.

Giving Tuesday: Eight ways to give that don’t involve money
Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday: Eight ways to give that don’t involve money

Exclusive: Sky has ‘food banks’ across call centres for staff who can’t afford essentials
Cost of living crisis

Exclusive: Sky has ‘food banks’ across call centres for staff who can’t afford essentials

Cost of living crisis one year on: ‘You don’t need to figure it out alone’
cost of living crisis

Cost of living crisis one year on: ‘You don’t need to figure it out alone’

Meet the inspirational veterans running a food bank, warm bank and social club in their community
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Meet the inspirational veterans running a food bank, warm bank and social club in their community

Here’s how to donate to a food bank near you
Food banks

Here’s how to donate to a food bank near you

Food banks face ‘tsunami of need’ as record number of people seek help
Food banks

Food banks face ‘tsunami of need’ as record number of people seek help

Thinking of setting up a food bank? Here’s how you can help people in your area
Food banks

Thinking of setting up a food bank? Here’s how you can help people in your area

Food banks warn Liz Truss they’re at ‘breaking point’ in open letter delivered to Downing Street
Food banks

Food banks warn Liz Truss they’re at ‘breaking point’ in open letter delivered to Downing Street

Diary of a food bank manager: Community initiatives are just plugging gaps in the system
Diary of a food bank manager

Diary of a food bank manager: Community initiatives are just plugging gaps in the system

Birmingham Uni slammed for asking staff to donate to a food bank for students while in £58m surplus
Social Justice

Birmingham Uni slammed for asking staff to donate to a food bank for students while in £58m surplus

Will Poulter: ‘To not be able to access food is just unthinkably unfair’
Social Justice

Will Poulter: ‘To not be able to access food is just unthinkably unfair’

These photos show life through the eyes of food bank users
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These photos show life through the eyes of food bank users

Gordon Brown steps in to help save one of the UK’s largest food banks from closure
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Gordon Brown steps in to help save one of the UK’s largest food banks from closure

How to volunteer at a food bank
Food banks

How to volunteer at a food bank

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Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral
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Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis

Premier League clubs donate food from cancelled games to charity
Food banks

Premier League clubs donate food from cancelled games to charity

Food banks fear ‘a tragedy’ as weekend football cancelled following Queen’s death
Food banks

Food banks fear ‘a tragedy’ as weekend football cancelled following Queen’s death