Marah Guest Survey

We think we know our guests pretty well, but from time to time we like to get an independent view of what we do and who we help. We enlisted independent help and they asked our guests a range of questions.  We surveyed 57 guests and discovered that 30% of respondents indicated they don’t have regular access to cooked food …

Drop in Volunteers Needed for Friday

Marah is looking for volunteers for our new drop-in session every Friday.  This will be our fourth weekly session and is being introduced as our guests have told us they would enjoy another weekly session providing good food and a welcoming space.  We are looking for people who can work as part of a team, without judging others. All volunteers …

Demand Doubles

Since the start of lockdown last year, demand for Marah’s food has increased by 100%.  We have gone from serving around  50 takeaway meals per session in May 2020 to the present figure of up to 100 meals.  People are collecting meals for others in their household or for family and friends who can’t make it to the drop-in. We have …

Christmas with Marah

Our Christmas Meal was a little different this year. There’s no place like home for a freshly cooked Turkey meal with all the trimmings so we boxed up our dinners and gave away 109 hot meals along with cake to our guests. Over 50 guests came in person to our doors and took away meals for themselves and their family. …

Covid Update

This week we gave out 100 meals in one session, our highest number ever. We currently give out takeaway meals with cake and fruit and our guests have been very appreciative of our continuing service. Marah Drop-ins are still in operation Monday, Wednesday and Saturday offering food to take away only. Please note ALL drop-ins are now at the Scout …

New Website Goes Live

Lockdown had very few benefits but having a bit of extra time provided the perfect opportunity to update the Marah website. We have renewed our look and simplified the layout. Do drop up a note to tell us what your think contact us.

COVID 19 Demand is on the rise

This week we gave out 100 meals in one session, our highest number ever. We currently give out takeaway meals with cake and fruit and our guests have been very appreciative of our continuing service. Marah Drop-ins are still in operation Monday, Wednesday and Saturday offering food to take away only. Please note ALL drop-ins are now at the Scout …