Russian business has donated to the poor record the number of products

© Photo : photo courtesy of the press service of Fund of food «Rus»Fund food Rus distributes products lonely old men living in the villagesRussian business has donated to the poor record the number of products© Photo : photo courtesy of the press service of Fund of food «Rus»

. In 2018, the Russian company gave to charity almost half more than in the previous year, with most of the donations distributed to the needy through regional dioceses of the Russian Orthodox Church, told RIA Novosti the Foundation of food «Rus».

For the six months of the year the organization with the help of the Church distributed more than 3 million pounds of food and essential commodities among the poor citizens. The total volume of products that companies give to charity increased by 40%.

«Every month of free products and other products receive more than 150 thousands of needy people in 50 regions of Russia. To ensure that all processes worked in the daily work of our experts in humanitarian aid, looking for the transport to export the products with production and delivery to the points of delivery to the needy on the basis of churches and other organizations», — said the Vice-President of the Foundation of food «Rus» Anna Alieva-Khrustalyov.

Almost 50% of assistance distributed are milk products, in addition, socially vulnerable categories of the population receive frozen vegetables, canned food, meat, fish, cereals, sunflower oil, tea and coffee. Recently, the Foundation began to work with producers of feed for animals which direct the surplus of their products to the Fund for distribution to shelters for homeless animals in different regions of the country.

According to the Vice-President, that diocese of the Russian Church help to identify the most dire need of help.

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