Challenging Poverty in the North East- Thrive Teesside


News / Updates / Thursday, October 8th, 2020

Thrive Teesside are participating in this Challenging Poverty Zoom event, showcasing the amazing work ongoing in North East England, the local impact the pandemic has had, and what change is needed here.

What is sweeping people into poverty in North East England – and what could stop it?

What amazing work is going on locally, and should be highlighted or replicated elsewhere? What particular impact has the pandemic had locally? And what changes would make a lasting difference across the region?

Coming soon to a screen very near you – vital answers to all of these questions, and more.

This special Zoom discussion will include input from MP Emma Lewell- Buck, people experiencing poverty and local organisations Thrive, Cedarwood Trust, Gateshead Poverty Truth Commission, Food Power Newcastle and Children North East.

If you’d like to attend, click the link here: