Covid-19 in India Emergency Food Fund
Improve food security for People Affected by Covid-19 in India
Improve food security in Covid struck India by donating to our Emergency Food Fund that provides food for desperate families and their children NOW! We’re a volunteer organization and your donation to Canadians Sharing today will go immediately and directly toward our Covid-19 in India Emergency Food Fund.
The Situation Now In India
India has recorded the highest average of new Covid-19
India has recorded the highest average of new Covid-19 cases anywhere in the world. The surge of infections has overwhelmed India’s already fragile health care system to the point of collapse. India is seeing an average of over 2000 deaths per day with close to 16 million recorded cases. Many more cases are unrecorded and the situation is truly desperate for many people in need.
The surge in covid infections has impacted availability of work and therefore food security. With much of India hovering on total lockdown, day workers that earn their daily food with each day’s wages, have little or no food for their families.
Together we can support a solution to ease this dire situation!
Covid-19 has had a dramatic effect on health
Covid-19 has had a dramatic effect on the health of families and their children in India. Families are running out of food because there is no work due to the lockdowns caused by Covid-19. There are very few government support systems and travel restrictions prevent travelling any distance to work. The pandemic has interrupted local work sites which are still hovering on lockdown, few businesses are operating, and tourism has ceased. This combination of factors has meant that parents are having great difficulty working and earning any money to feed their family. Our clients are often day laborers and the wages received during the day will buy food for the evening. We’re seeing poorer nutrition is causing poorer health, poorer education, and greater social unrest.
Make a donation now
Make a donation now that will be used to buy food to relieve the hunger Covid-19 has caused in India. Help families get through this pandemic and create a glimmer of stability and hope for them. With your donation TODAY we will contribute food to feed families and their children. Help defeat the cycle of poverty and create a new cycle of opportunity for underserved rural families during Covid-19.
We’re all volunteers here!
We’re all volunteers here! Canadians Sharing Locally and Globally is a volunteer organization and your donation TODAY will go immediately and directly toward our Emergency Food Fund.