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Weʼre raising £1,500 to offer the homeless and needy in Oxford the chance of a hot and hearty meal. Any help in keeping this project afloat is so so appreciated!

Oxford, United Kingdom

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The homeless situation in Oxford is becoming an epidemic and as the temperatures fall over the Christmas period, their situation is becoming increasingly bleak. My aim is to try and give these poor people a hot meal as often as is possible to keep them warm through the winter months and beyond. It's hardly a solution but hopefully a hearty and wholesome bowl of soup will at least let them know we care and want to help.

The money will be spent exclusively on ingredients, equipment and the upkeep of the bicycle so every pound you give really does make a huge difference. I will attempt to operate as often as possible and will be sporadically asking for your donations to keep this project afloat. Thank you in advance for all your support!

If you have any questions feel free to get in touch at thesouppeddleroxford@gmail.com or tweet us @thesouppeddler

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  • The Soup Peddler2 months ago
    The Soup Peddler

    The Soup Peddler

    2 months ago

    Another month passes and the soup peddler has been serving anything but soup thanks to this beautiful weather we’re experiencing. Chilli and nachos and hotdogs and burgers have all been on the menu in recent weeks as somehow, it just didn’t quite feel like leek and potato weather! Thanks for all your kind donations, and lets have a wonderful summer! xxx

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  • The Soup Peddler3 months ago
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    The Soup Peddler

    3 months ago

    Six months into this project and I’m still smashing out 150 meals a week for our forgotten citizens - that’s over three and a half thousand hungry mouths fed since December - and The Soup Peddler is now a well oiled machine... Well, most of the time at least! A massive thank you for all the kindness shown by those who help me cook the soup, those who donate and all of you for your words of encouragement. You guys rock! Here’s to another six months! ✌️✌️✌️

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  • The Soup Peddler4 months ago
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    4 months ago

    Another eventful month has passed with a little rest bite from the unforgiving conditions at least. There does seem be some positivity in the hope that the weather may well be taking a turn for the better. It’s important to remember that this situation merely marginally improves, it by no means go away, during the more favourable seasons. Thanks again for all your donations, support and kind words, and for allowing me to continue this work. It’s fascinating, bewildering and frustrating in equal measures but I wouldn’t change it for the world.

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8 months ago

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Page last updated on: 8/17/2018 7:30 PM

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392

  • Holly Hollamby

    Holly Hollamby

    Aug 17, 2018

    £10.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Aug 12, 2018

    £20.00

  • Geoff Barrell

    Geoff Barrell

    Aug 8, 2018

    A brilliant initiative. Something you might be able to help others spread to other towns perhaps?

    £20.00

  • Amelia Gabaldoni

    Amelia Gabaldoni

    Jul 24, 2018

    £10.00

  • Alex Holloway

    Alex Holloway

    Jul 16, 2018

    Good work, keep going

    £10.00

  • J Fryer

    J Fryer

    Jul 7, 2018

    Fantastic project! :- )

    £10.00

  • Thomas Stewart

    Thomas Stewart

    Jul 5, 2018

    Keep up the great work Rich! Thanks for the update.

    £50.00

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The Soup Peddler

The Soup Peddler

Oxford, United Kingdom

The homeless situation in Oxford is becoming an epidemic and as the temperatures fall over the Christmas period, their situation is becoming increasingly bleak. The aim is to try and give these people a hot meal as often as is possible to keep them warm

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