CCK offers scholarships to combat effects of Isolation in Youth

تتحضر مدرسة تشيستر هيل الثانوية في جنوب غرب سيدني لتخريج فوج من الطباخين الصغار في غضون الشهر القادم. وذلك ضمن منح دراسية تقدم لهم فرص عمل في قطاع الضيافة في سيدني. شهدنا على مدار العامين الماضيين التزام الطلاب في جميع أنحاء البلاد بقيود غير مسبوقة بسبب أزمة الوباء. بما في ذلك إجراءات العزل التي منعتهم […]

How coffee and an Arabic conversation could help find missing persons in Australia

More than 50,000 coffee cups will feature translated information in Arabic, asking Australia’s Middle Eastern community members if they have seen any of Australia’s missing persons. Eighteen 22 Casual Dining cafe owner Bashar Krayem is presenting information on missing people in Arabic to transcend language barriers in the community. Source: Supplied / Bashar Krayem Could a cup of coffee […]

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 […]