Holiday Hunger

Mon 29th July 2019 at 12.00 - Thu 5th September 2019 - 12.50

In conjunction with Holy Cross, St Augustines and the Methodist Church Rotary have been involved in preparing and delivering 575 packed lunches to children in need around Daventry.

Preparing the lunches

Holiday Hunger Project: 

  • As of today and following 5 weeks of hard, but very worthwhile work, the “Holiday Hunger” ‘Pilot Project’ 2019 has now been come to an end.
  • Thanks therefore to everyone (both Club Members & CTiD) who have Helped
  • The Project was a resounding success
  • Despite an initially disappointing ‘sign up’ and ‘engagement’ rate – some 16 individual Families and a total of 39 Children became involved and were helped.
  • Over the 5 week period – we have ‘prepared, packed and delivered’

           ….. more than 575 free Lunches 

  • All of which were ‘Personally Delivered’ to Families on Southbrook, Middlemore, the Grange, Headlands and Ashby Fields
  • The ‘Thanks’, appreciation and nothing but ‘positive feedback’ from Parents and the Children involved – was both encouraging, humbling and rewarding.
  • Whilst some of the ‘Family situations’ seen; were troubling and disturbing.

Below is a fraction of the overall team on the last day of the project for summer 2019



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