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Churches and Christians in Norfolk are feeding 7000 people a month, survey finds

by a staff reporter

Posted: 19 May 2017 @ 12:04

A SURVEY of all free-food providers in Norfolk has found that churches and Christians groups are feeding at least 7000 people every month.

The survey looked at all free or heavily subsidised food providers, from foodbanks to soup runs, and from messy churches to lunch clubs, to try to determine how much hospitality was provided for those in need by Christians in the community.

The research project Norfolk Feeds 5000 was set up by Network Norfolk, a website that seeks to build ...

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