Shoppers paying for carrier bags at the supermarket have spent enough to donate £3,800 to help homeless patients at the Royal London Hospital get through winter.
A Poplar seaman’s charity has received surplus food from a supermarket chain to help feed those in need.
Tower Hamlets’ supermaket shoppers have donated 8,608 meals to charity this Christmas.
Volunteers in Tower Hamlets are needed for a nationwide food collection to help people in need this Christmas.
Charity volunteers in east London are being urged to turn up at the end of the day to collect surplus food from a Bromley-by-Bow supermarket for families in need rather than having it thrown out.
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