Level 4 lockdown again, and with it come a huge increase in persons requiring food assistance as many person are employed in the Liquor and restaurant industry and is not working at the moment.
Loaded with one ton of food and vegetables and many tins of baby milk and baby food we delivered it to families in need today thanks to the generosity of GB2C, Pick n take fresh produce and Heidel Eggs.
It is of the utmost importance that small children and babies receive sufficient food as Infants and young children have the greatest nutrient needs than at any other time in life. Without nutrients the bodies and brains of millions of young children do not reach their full potential because they are receiving too little food, too late as poor nutrition at such a young age causes irreversible mental and physical damage
GIVING BACK 2 our COMMUNITY (GB2C), that was started by Crossing Nelspruit during the centre’s 16th Birthday in October last year. Several local businesses form part of GB2C including BUCO South Africa, the Tom le Roux Family, the Omar Family, Caltex Mpumalanga North, Valencia Wholesalers, Valencia – The Home Of VBike, Crossing SuperSpar Nelspruit and the Visagie Groep amongst others.
Tonight there are many babies, toddlers and their families who are not going to bed hungry thanks to the generosity of our donors.
“If you cannot feed a hundred children, then feed only one” Mother Theresa!