80.000 Euro für die Tafeln / 80,000 euros for the food banks
The war in Ukraine and the general increase in prices pose great challenges for food banks. To support the provision of food for people in need, the Wintershall Dea Foundation for Democracy and Diversity is donating 80,000 euros as emergency aid to food banks in Germany, which also serve many refugees from Ukraine. 20,000 euros each have been earmarked for the food banks in Kassel and Hamburg and for the umbrella organization Tafel Deutschland. Another four food banks at the production sites Emlichheim, Barnstorf, in the district of Verden and in the district of Dithmarschen, will receive 5,000 euros each. In addition, the foundation donates 20,000 euros to the. "We want to enable urgently needed expenses for infrastructure and logistics such as kitchen equipment, vehicles and fuel. Also, we would like to thank the many volunteers who keep up the challenging work of the food banks in these difficult times," says Michael Sasse, Chairman of the Foundation.
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