Stockport Homes Group, and community volunteers scooped the award for; ‘Community Focused Service’ for the ‘Your Local Pantry’ project at the National TPAS awards. The winners were announced at a ceremony at the Chesford Grange Hotel in Warwickshire on Thursday 12 July.
This national award recognises and rewards tenants who go the extra mile, innovative pioneering schemes and team efforts that make communities safer and more desirable places to live.
Stockport Homes won the award for Community Focused Service, for the successful ‘Your Local Pantry’ project, which offers affordable food to members, and develops volunteers to ensure the Pantry’s are community led.
Robin Burman Chair of Stockport Homes' Board said
We are delighted to win this award, which recognises the huge difference the local pantries make to our customers. Your Local Pantry wouldn’t be a success without the dedicated group of volunteers so we would like to take the opportunity to thank them for their time, efforts and contribution – which is invaluable