We are based at the Upper Street Halls of New Unity, an Islington-based charity focussed on social good. NU was key to getting the project off the ground and it continues to be pivotal- donating premises, including office facilities, and providing ongoing support.
The following Islington Borough councillors for providing the seed funding for the project through the Local Initiatives Fund: Alice Donovan-Hart, Alice Perry, Andy Hull, Angela Picknell, Asima Shaikh, Aysegul Erdogan, Caroline Russell, Claudia Webbe, David Poyser, Gary Heather, James Court, Jean Kaseki, Jilani Chowdhury, Joe Caluori, Kat Fletcher, Marian Spall, Michelline Ngongo, Mouna Hamitouche, Nick Ward, Nick Wayne, Nurullah Turan, Oliver Parker, Osh Gantly,Richard Greening,Robert Khan, Satnam Gill, Theresa Debono, Troy Gallagher.
We couldn't run without support from Trust for London; Big Lottery Fund; Hilden Charitable Trust; London Catalyst; London Churches Refugee Fund; generous individual donors.
We cook lunch every Tuesday for over 40 people and make boxes for visitors to take away. We rely on the goodwill and generosity of local traders and have been particularly well supported by Ottolenghi, Budgens Upper Street and Planet Organic Islington.