The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has donated 10,800 bags of specialized nutritious food to feed Covid-19 patients in isolation centers. The food is manufactured in Ghana and is made of blended cereals and soy flour, mixed with extra minerals and vitamins to boost the immune system.
“Ollas” are organized by volunteers who prepare meals for vulnerable people. 85 organizations attended the special event and their members prepared 19,200 lunchboxes that were distributed in Hernanderias neighborhoods.
The initiative is part of the “Plan Internacional” project and it aims at residents of the cities of San Estanislao, Liberación, General Resquín, San Vicente, Unión, Guayaybí, Yrybucuá and Yataity del Norte, including indigenous communities.
The vehicle travels the streets of Quetzaltenango to donate meals to people who are in financial difficulties because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The idea comes from the Sacándole Brillo a Xela Association, which accepts food donations to prepare lunch boxes.
Cruz Roja Española, the Spanish subsidiary of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, launched a massive operation in the country, that includes more than 5,000 health transfers, 200,000 deliveries of essential goods and the deployment of more than 93 shelters for homeless people.
It is the largest solidarity kitchen in Spain, established at the School of Hospitality Santa Eugenia in Madrid. This is a project of the celebre chef José Andrés, who launched a non-profit devoted to providing meals in the wake of natural disasters responding to the 2010 Haiti earthquake. The kitchen…
PryMed is one of the community health clinics that have received donations from the Puerto Rico Community Foundation to support a coronavirus prevention and containment strategy among the elderly. The basic food baskets have non-perishable products which were delivered to the houses of the elderly.
The Sustainable Food Bank has partnered with a local supermarket to provide food aid to families who have lost their jobs as a result of Covid-19. Through the partnership the NGO pays the supermarket directly for groceries and sends out a text message to recipient families crediting them with an…
Lewisham is a London borough in South London. Several charities, such as Lewisham Local, Voluntary Services Lewisham and Age UK Lewisham & Southwark collaborate with the local council to help residents who are in need. Apart from food delivery, they also provide information, support in isolation, and provide toolkits for…
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