Lincoln Food Poverty Report 20/21: The impact of the Pandemic
Simon Hoare, CEO of Acts Trust
This report presents the data from food bank usage during the period March 2020 to February 2021. Whilst lockdown restrictions have not yet lifted at the time of writing this report, this does still give an indication from a one-year period of the impact that the pandemic has had on food poverty in the City.
By Simon Hoare
Are people truly empowered if they have had good things done for them? Or to them? When we see a problem and we know the solution, if we jump in and fix it, we may feel great about it, but did we really help?