Remote and rural Newfoundland is a harsh environment to work and live in. It's beautiful and majestic, but it's inhabitants struggle with everyday life and finding gainful employment to feed their families is one of the most difficult challenges.
All About the Food Hamper Program
For the past year SaltWater Community association has received funding to support their Food Hamper Program. Vulnerable individuals; widowed/single seniors, working poor families, individuals with disabilities/complex needs have and continue to receive food hampers to help them during difficult times.
SaltWater Community Association Inc. is grateful to be able to provide food hampers to communities from Bonavista, NL to Grand Banks, NL and helped more than 1,753 individuals in need of assistance, thank you to the following organizations for providing financial assistance over the past year;
Canadian Red Cross Community Food Centres Canada Food Banks Canada
Food First, NL Government of Canada Government of NL Seniors NL United Way NL