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#Soup Kitchen

# soup-kitchen - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Is handing out free food and clothes to homeless people really the best way to help them?

A large number of groups feed and clothes homeless people in Ireland – but are they really helping?

# soup-kitchen - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

"The hardest part is telling them there's no bed for the night" - A day in the life of the homeless of Cork

We follow two services in Cork city providing food, warmth and shelter to the homeless 365 days in the year.

# soup-kitchen - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

This soup kitchen wants to make Communion easier for struggling families

Cork Penny Dinners is giving away all the gear for free.

# soup-kitchen - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Soup kitchen founder says 2014 "worst year yet" for struggling families

The ‘Twist’ mobile food service is now bringing food aid directly to hard-hit estates in the Midlands and West.

# soup-kitchen - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

New Twist soup kitchen opens in Sligo

Oliver Williams began with one soup kitchen in Galway, having been inspired by the help he received at one as a teenager in London.

# soup-kitchen - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Column: I don’t help people for a ‘feelgood factor’ – it’s just what’s right

Perhaps it was my own tough background that made me want to help others out, but people should put themselves in a homeless person’s shoes, says Tony Kane, a volunteer with Dundalk Simon Community.

# soup-kitchen - Friday 7 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge 'Was It For This' Pic of the Day Celtic Tiger Soup

'Was It For This' Pic of the Day

We all partied.

# soup-kitchen - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

"We want to remove the stigma", says founder of new soup kitchens

Oliver Williams wanted to ‘give back’ after receiving help as a teenager in London – now he has opened two Twist soup kitchens in Ireland.

# soup-kitchen - Monday 5 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before you start your day…