Tag: solomon smith

Brixton Soup Kitchen: ‘We don’t just do food here’

  Brixton Soup Kitchen is extending its help to local people in need by offering confidence-boosting counselling. Kitchen founder Solomon Smith has teamed up with life...

Brixton Soup Kitchen warns others after criminals use its name in...

Brixton Soup Kitchen founder Solomon Smith has described as “heartbreaking” a scam that used the soup kitchen’s name and image to steal from charity...

BSK’s Soliy’s BBQ competition

Brixton Soup Kitchen founder Solomon Smith is organising Soliy's BBQ Splash – a barbecue competition festival on Sunday 21 August to raise awareness and...

The expanding Brixton Soup Kitchen

As cold weather and Christmas turn minds to how to help others, Mark Wadie spoke to Brixton Soup Kitchen co-founder Solomon Smith about his passion...

Brixton Soup Kitchen founder named as one of Evening Standard’s most...

By Mark Wadie The founder of the Brixton Soup Kitchen has described his appearance on the Evening Standard list of most influential Londoners this year as “an...

Brixton Soup Kitchen to re-launch in new home tomorrow

BY Tom Lowenstein  Brixton Soup Kitchen is celebrating its re-launch tomorrow, with a fundraising event at its new home in the Dominoes Community Centre, Coldharbour...

Brixton Soup Kitchen crowdfunding for new van to help the homeless

The highly driven team behind Brixton Soup Kitchen have begun a crowdfunding campaign to buy a van to further help them support the hungry...

A festive feast awaits at Brixton Soup Kitchen

BY ILSE BRUIJN    For most of us, Christmas is a time we spend with family, food, drinks, presents and warmth. The cold outside makes it...

REVIEW: Viva Venezuela at the Brixton Soup Kitchen

Lucy Binnersley reviews 'Viva Venezuela', to be shown next week at the Brixton Soup Kitchen in the Southwark Community Centre with a Q&A afterwards On...

Brixton Soup Kitchen raising money for van to go mobile

The Brixton Soup Kitchen has started a crowd-funding project to raise money for a van to set up a mobile soup kitchen. The soup kitchen,...

Stories of transformation at TEDxBrixton 2013

The Evelyn Grace Academy recently played host to Brixton's own TEDx - a collection of inspirational talks from a diverse range of speakers. Arts...

Brixton residents set up soup kitchen

Words by Charlotte Latimer and pics by Alistair Hall In another particularly harsh winter two years ago, Solomon Smith was working as a support worker...