A Matthew tree update

Just keeping you up to date....

It's now one year on since The Province of Bristol Began supporting The Matthew Tree Project.  A volunteer driver collecting a pallet of food from Brakes, a Distribution centre based in Portbury, near Bristol. Once loaded, off to the Matthew Tree warehouse in Lawrence Hill for sorting, then it is distributed to the Charities Clients. Door to Door... At the moment, this operation happens four times a week...but with more people requiring feeding, times are not easy.

Food Poverty Relief

Before Covid-19 came to the UK, Bristol’s Masons had set up a collection ‘basket’ for donated foods, toiletries and other essentials in the foyer of Freemasons Hall. It was for The Matthew Tree Project (TMTP), a locally based charity supporting individuals and families in crisis and suffering food poverty.  Donations rapidly increased, a volunteer ‘Mason-with-a-van’ volunteered to deliver the donated goods to the charity, and then volunteered to work for the charity!

Read more: Food Poverty Relief