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UNiVIDA Christmas Food Parcels

UNiVIDA Christmas Food Parcels

Why we need your help

SPECIAL COLLECTION - CHRISTMAS 2020

Univida offers children in Brazilian favelas (slums) the opportunity to study and the means to help them realise their potential.

13 million people live in favelas in Brazil, in overcrowded housing which makes social distancing impossible, and with little access to fresh running water. 

The lockdown has meant widespread unemployment of parents who usually work in domestic or casual employment.  There is no state support and children are not getting their normal meal at the project.  Wages are usually paid daily or weekly and are spent immediately on essentials so without savings, the economic impact is immediate and severe.  Many are having to make the stark choice between feeding their family and risking their health by working.

In this time of hunger and real need we have been working to supply the families of each of our 260 students with a monthly food parcel. FOR CHRISTMAS WE HOPE TO INCLUDE SOME EXTRAS.

This will consist of 19kg of non-perishable staple foods (oil, rice, beans, spaghetti, flour, etc.) and will feed a family of 4 for at almost 3 weeks.  Each parcel costs around £20.

We are appealing for donations to help us meet this real and immediate need.

Please, if you are able:   

- Donate!  - Fundraise!  - Tell your friends!!

Thank you for your support

Watch the video below to see University of Life students staying active at home.

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Supporters

Mar 09, 2021

PAM TAYLOR

60.00

Dec 04, 2020

Anonymous

200.00
(plus 50.00 giftaid)

Dec 01, 2020

Rob

Advent blessings from Chelmsford.

200.00
(plus 50.00 giftaid)

Nov 23, 2020

Anonymous

Sending lots of love and blessings for a happy and safe Christmas. xxx

20.00

Nov 22, 2020

Alan and Sheila Frame Christ Church Epsom

We wish all at Univida a very happy christmas and a more peaceful New Year in 2021

200.00
(plus 50.00 giftaid)

Nov 21, 2020

Anonymous

Best wishes to all at Univida from Jenny Power

100.00

Nov 06, 2020

Anonymous

Feliz Natal! Besos, Frances e Steve xxx


Nov 06, 2020

Anonymous

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Nov 03, 2020

Felicity Beal

Love Felicity Beal and family (I came over to Brazil as part of a mission group in 2094. Say hi to Marc and Ruth for me!

100.00

Nov 01, 2020

Anonymous

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

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