Feeding the refugees at Calais

£2,145 of £5,000 goal

Raised by 68 people in 33 months
There are roughly 6000 refugees in a camp called the jungle which is in Calais. In addition to that there are roughly another 1000 in another camp in Dunkirk. These are mostly young men but there is also an element of women and children, of which a proportion have no parent or guardian.

Authorities haven't acknowledged the situation which leaves it to small charities and NGO's to provide what they can.





I make a delivery each week of a ton or so of fresh fruit and veg from Spitalfields to the Refugee Community Kitchen in Calais which goes towards the 1500 - 2000 meals which it provides each day.

I can provide my time and my van for a couple of days per week but I can't afford the £200 per week it costs in fuel and fees to do it or the additional costs of wear and tear on the van.

The more money we can raise the longer I can continue with the deliveries. 



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Thank you to everyone that's donated so far - every little (and large!) bit really helps.
The Quietus magazine has done a report on what's going on in Calais - have a look at this to see more of what you've been helping to fund.
Thank you again - I'll try and get more photos from Charlie too!
http://thequietus.com/articles/19628-calais-refugee-fundraiser
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Thank you to everyone who's donated so far! If you haven't donated yet and you would like to - the money goes towards funding the van trips from Croydon to Calais to deliver food to the kitchens there preparing food for the refugees.
Thanks again
xxx
Food loaded - ready for the off
food being loaded
sorting room
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£2,145 of £5,000 goal

Raised by 68 people in 33 months
Created December 21, 2015
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£20
Fiona Brice
32 months ago

Hope this helps to feed some people today

EM
£20
Edward Madigan
32 months ago

Keep on truckin'

£30
Anonymous
32 months ago
JS
£40
Jane Shallcross
32 months ago

Good work x

TH
£25
Trevor Hatton
32 months ago

Thank goodness not everyone is as ignorant and greedy as Cameron's ilk. It's about time people took a stand against the UK and French government doing nothing whilst men, women and children starve.

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