Almost 15% of Luxembourg's population lives on the poverty threshold. Pizza Hut Luxembourg decided to work alongside the Lions Clubs action in aid of the Banque Alimentaire Luxembourg Asbl (Food Bank). From October 6 to 26, for the fourth year running, Pizza Hut restaurants were mobilized to help the food bank, in partnership with the Lions Club Luxembourg and logistical support from La Provençale.
51,440 € in first three years
During the past three years consumers and Lions members have raised 51,440 € in the three restaurants participating in the action. This sum was entirely donated to the Banque Alimentaire. With the money, the food bank, working closely with the organisations in the field (ASTI, Caritas, La Ligue and the social community centres they have been able to fill and distribute food hampers for families in need.
A record 21,000 € raised by customers in 2014
Thanks to the generosity of customers, the commitment of its employees but also to the 21 Lions clubs that contributed to achieving the result, Pizza Hut has donated 21,000 € to the Food Bank which will enable it to buy food from La Provençale at a discount.
The Lions Club Erasmus also participated by holding its meeting on 22 October at the Pizza Hut in Beggen. Members, partners, family and friends attended for a relaxing and enjoyable evening.
Representatives from Pizza Hut, la Provençale and Lions Clubs hand over the cheque to the Banque Alimentaire officials in charge