Congratulations from the Team at CCK!

Every year the CCK Board choose 20 individuals and/or businesses to recieve the CCK ‘Local Hero Award’ for exceptional service to the community. This year recipients came from all profession and all walks of life. From local politicians, journalists, radio presenters and fruit shop owners. What did they have in common? A love for their […]

ABC News: Community Projects feeds hundreds in Sydney lockdown COVID

Single mother of three Zena has weeks where she has been unable to afford to feed her family. Zena, who only wants to be known by her first name, is one of many people struggling and in need of extra help as restrictions keep eight Sydney local governments areas (LGAs) in hard lockdown. In response, […]

Behind the Scenes with A Current Affair

Dimity Clancey and The ‘A Current Affair Team’ joined Team CCK to check out what it takes to be a CCK Volenteer for a day! The team were ecstatic to welcome the ACA team with the girls putting together a traditional Lebanese breakfast spread for the crew! When in Bankstown…eat! We were also joined by […]

Bulldogs x CCK – Hampers4All

Community Care Kitchen have again teamed up with The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, Mother Maria of Paris Mission, Maronites on a Mission, The Foot General and the Canterbury-Bankstown Leagues Club to provide end of year hampers to families who continue to suffer long term effects of Covid-19. We also launched our male youth division who joined the […]

Lockdown loaves and hampers

The pandemic has led to a surge in people needing help putting food on the tableRosanna Barbero passes a woman weighing raisins, then skirts around a pallet of Vegemite jars to enter a cavernous hall where a chain of volunteers is pushing hampers along tables – adding flour, vegetables and sanitiser wipes. The head of […]

ABC’s James Valentine visits CCK

“After raising $70,000 for Community Care Kitchen, a grassroots charity dedicated to eradicating food insecurity, James Valentine headed to Bankstown to check out their great work and give the group a hand in preparing hampers for people in need.  In September, an ABC Radio Sydney campaign crowdsourced ideas from listeners for a T-shirt which summed up […]

A Call from Governor General

Sana Karanouh and Rima Waizani, on behalf of Community Care Kitchen, received a call on October 1st at 10:15am by the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia and Her Excellency, Mrs Linda Hurley. CCK was both honoured and privileged to have received the call. The conversation highlighted the work CCK has done during the […]