Children living in poverty
Tower Hamlets has the highest rate of child poverty in London
*End Child Poverty 2015
Disparity of income
A fifth of Tower Hamlets’ residents are paid less than the Living Wage (£13,650) which is 86% less than an average Canary Wharf worker’s salary.
*London Poverty Profile
First Love Foundation gives food, support and advice to people who are facing crisis in their lives. Since 2010, we have provided over 9000 allocations of emergency food, with nearly half of all food going to feed children.
First Love Foundation work in partnership with the Child Poverty Action Group, the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and a network of over 250 external agencies. "Together, with our corporate partners and volunteers, we transform lives as we work towards building a stronger community."