WeStandTogether have been working with Tian38 Restaurant to run weekly distribution for struggling international students in the CBD since August, 2020. Together, we have distributed over 1000 hot meals and care packages.
The queue is growing vastly and we are seeing over 200 people through the restaurant's door every Wednesday. These are not only just international students but also workers on temporary visas and struggling locals due to the prolonged restriction period. More than ever, we feel the hunger aching among our community…
You can read this article on The Guardian to further understand the issue.
350 Flinders Ln, Melbourne VIC 3000
Every Wednesday at 5:30 PM
WeStandTogether worked with JJ's Community Support to distribute over 30 care packs consisting of food and essential items to international students living in Reservoir and surrounding areas.
JJ's Community Support is run by JJ who gives up the comfort of his own home to create a central place to support the local community. JJ offers an open pantry from his own patio where members of the community can give what they can and take what they need.