Workers and volunteers at Hackney Foodbank receive and organize food donations, 15th of December 2021, Hackney, East London, United Kingdom. Two women hand over food donations to food bank workers. The Hackney Foodbank is part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK. The food bank gives out three days emergency food supplies to families and individual who go hungry in the borrough. The food is all donated by individuals and the food donated is held in a small ware house where it is sorted and packed for distribution. More people than ever in Britain have turned to the food bank for help and in Hackney the need has gone up with 350% over the past two years.