News & Blogs

Find our latest press releases and news here, as well as our blogs that have been written by our staff, volunteers and clients.
  • Latest News

    Press release: Z2K announces appointment of new Chief Executive

    Anti-poverty charity, Z2K, today announced the appointment of Anela Anwar as its new Chief Executive. “At the same time as welcoming Anela, I also want to pay tribute again to our outgoing Chief Executive, Raji Hunjan who leaves this week to take up her new role at Oak Foundation. “

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    Z2K Covid-19 Response

    From Tuesday 14th April, we are opening our phones lines from 10 to 4 pm.  We are also available via our online contacts form.  Our services are open to anyone who is:

    – of working age
    – live in London
    – be entitled to means-tested benefits

    We are also continuing to plan our longer term response, to be ready to push for a continuation of all temporary uplifts in benefits, a complete suspension of sanctions and the benefit cap, and for continued systemic change to ensure a benefits system that works effectively as a safety net.

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    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, renews his patronage.

    “It’s a great privilege to continue as a patron of the Zacchaeus 2000 Trust who are doing enormously important work, helping thousands of Londoners living in poverty to increase their income, reduce their debt and have access to decent housing.” Justin Welby, The Archbishop of Canterbury, on renewing his patronage with Zacchaeus 2000 Trust.

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    Leaving Z2K: A fond farewell

    As our Policy and Campaigns Officer Jen Durrant prepares to move on to new challenges, she reflects on some of the highlights from her time at Z2K and the opportunities within the role

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    Why we walk the Walk

    On 21st May 2018 we’re doing the London Legal Walk to raise funds for our vital access to justice work. CEO Raji Hunjan explains what it means to us and our clients