Membership Matters

Aug 11, 2020

New Hygiene Bank - Market Harborough

New Hygiene Bank - Market Harborough

In my previous blog I talked about the new Hygiene Bank that the Southern Membership & Community Council recently supported by donating vouchers and here is what Judy, one of the volunteers, had

Jul 29, 2020

Southern MCC Support Holiday Hunger Projects

Southern MCC Support Holiday Hunger Projects

Three Leicester projects running programmes this summer to support children impacted by holiday hunger have been boosted with funding from the Southern Membership & Community Council to help them give healthy lunches to

Jul 27, 2020

Co-op Band features on East Midlands Today News

Co-op Band features on East Midlands Today News

Our acclaimed Leicestershire Co-operative Brass Band created a special performance to bring some joy during lock-down.  The Band put together a video recording of the Lou Read classic "Perfect Day" with each member

Jul 21, 2020

Southern MCC welcomes new member

Southern MCC welcomes new member

The Southern MCC are really pleased to welcome our latest new member, Nutan Modi. Nutan lives in Leicester and we asked her why she wanted to get involved and here is what she

Jul 16, 2020

Supporting Soldiers in Leicester

Supporting Soldiers in Leicester

Soldiers who have recently been tasked with carrying out Covid19 tests for the local community at a dedicated site close to our Rowlatts Hill Store had a lovely surprise when they visited our

Jul 10, 2020

Food Bank collection in Barnby Dun

Food Bank collection in Barnby Dun

We have partnered with Doncaster Food Bank to provide a food bank collection service at our new store in Barnby Dun.  We work with a number of food banks across our trading area

Jul 10, 2020

New Store at Barnby Dun, Doncaster

New Store at Barnby Dun, Doncaster

It was great to visit the new store at Barnby Dun in Doncaster.  A pub conversion to a community store, which included seating area, free water dispenser, instore phone charging and seating plus

Jul 9, 2020

New Hygiene Bank in Market Harborough

New Hygiene Bank in Market Harborough

When the Southern Membership & Community Council heard about a new Hygiene Bank being set up in Market Harborough, they were very pleased to donate some vouchers to support with the early set