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Sussex Food Poverty Charity Launches Winter Appeal

The Country Food Trust (CFT) has launched its fifth annual Winter Appeal, aimed at raising essential funds to provide nutritious, protein-rich meals to those facing food insecurity.

Organisations that The Country Food Trust supports in the West Sussex area include Stonepillow, Chichester; Turning Tides and UK Harvest.

The Country Food Trust, a registered charity, say they 'remain committed to alleviating food poverty' by delivering high protein nutritious meals in ambient pouches to those in need.

The Country Food Trust's CEO, SJ Hunt, commented:

“There is unlimited demand for our high protein ambient meals. Every pound donated through the Winter Appeal goes towards producing and distributing these fantastic meals to help feed people in need. Your generosity will make a difference to those facing food insecurity."

Adam Henson, a patron for The Country Food Trust, said:

"More people than ever are living in food insecurity and on behalf of the CFT, I urge people to please give generously this winter as we look to distribute as many meals as possible."

A spokesperson for the CFT, said:

"Protein is the most important food group for human health, but it is also the most expensive, which is why people with stretched finances reduce this food group first. Our meals provide that essential nutrition to improve the health and well-being of those most affected by food insecurity.

"Your support of the Winter Appeal will make a substantial difference in helping to feed people in need."

Ways to support the Winter Appeal:

To find out more about The Country Food Trust and how you can support the fifth annual Winter Appeal, please visit our websitewww.thecountryfoodtrust.org or contact us directly at [email protected].


About the CFT:

As a food poverty charity, our main goal is to raise funds to provide high protein nutritious meals to those in need. We distribute these meals to foodbanks for further distribution to those who require them. We also donate raw meat to community kitchens and larger foodbanks that have relevant storage and cooking facilities.

Our meals are created by a specialist food manufacturer, and are high in protein, low in fat, and free of additives. They are available in two forms; single pouches, and catering packs. These retort pouches don’t require refrigeration and have a one-year shelf life from manufacture.

We are committed to providing nutritious, protein-rich meals to those in need and supporting communities, our products include:

  • Free Range Pheasant Casserole
  • Free Range Pheasant Curry
  • Wild Venison Bolognese
  • Turkey Casserole
  • Wild Venison Pasta Bolognese
  • Lentil Curry
  • Wild Game Curry

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