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Street Food Project - Growing Links CIC raised £1,361 from 55 supporters


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Closed 16/02/2019

raised of £2,500 target by 55 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,361 to combat food poverty in Penzance experienced by those sleeping rough and those who are vulnerably housed.

    Penzance, UK
    Funded on Saturday, 16th February 2019

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    Penzance's Street Food Project is a volunteer-led community action group which provides a hot, nutritious and nourishing meal - 7 nights a week - to some of Penzance's most vulnerable individuals.

    This includes members of the homeless community (street homeless), those living in temporary accommodation with no access to kitchen facilities (vulnerably housed), and families and individuals who have fallen upon hard times due to changes in their benefit payments which often lead them unable to afford food (Such as the transition to the new Universal Credit payment which often leaves individuals without benefits for weeks on end)

    Street Food Project provides a hot drink, hot meal and pudding to, on average, 30 individuals each night. We operate 365 days a year, and function solely on the generosity of the volunteers (many who purchase ingredients for meals) with support from a handful of local businesses who provide us with a dish to serve on various nights of the week.

    We estimate that it costs around £2 per person served to operate this service. This includes the cost of the disposables required for service and the building and insurance costs which enable us to operate with the best interests for our volunteers and guests alike. Please help us to continue to offer support to those who need it most by donating what you can.



    • Street Food Project - Growing Links CIC2 years ago
      Street Food Project - Growing Links CIC

      Street Food Project - Growing Links CIC

      2 years ago

      Thank you for your continued support. Your donations enable us to continue serving delicious, nutritious and warming meals to those in our community who need it most. Thank you for your continued support. All @ SFP x

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    Page last updated on: 12/29/2018 22.14



    • Stephen Mumford

      Stephen Mumford

      Dec 29, 2018


    • Vaardal family

      Vaardal family

      Dec 25, 2018

      Thank you so much for all you do, instead of buying/sending Xmas cards our family are making a donation. Merry Christmas


    • Anonymous


      Dec 24, 2018

      Keep up the good work !


    • Anny Hopley

      Anny Hopley

      Dec 23, 2018

      Keep on doing your amazing work, I so admire you and wish I could help more

    • Becki


      Dec 23, 2018

      Merry Christmas, and Thankyou for everything that you do year-round.Best wishes xx


    • Paulette Perry

      Paulette Perry

      Dec 23, 2018

      Thanks to all the hard working helpers.


    • Emmie Kell

      Emmie Kell

      Dec 23, 2018

      It’s amazing what you’re doing, and a scandal that so many people are without homes in one of the richest countries in the world. You’re providing a lifeline x


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