The Jundiaí Social Fund (Funss) continues the work of receiving and directing non-perishable food donations to entities with updated records, including businesses and civil society. Another very important measure that depends on the cooperation of the population is “solidarity vaccination”, which refers to the donation of vaccination points against COVID-19.
The Assembly of the Church of God – Decision Valley Ministry, located in Vitor Oeste, is able to strengthen the work that has already been carried out with vulnerable families residing in that area. According to Chief Reverend Odival Pereira, the religious institution serves, on average, 40 family cores. “The Church, within its means, obtains food baskets and also establishes partnerships with members and members of civil society. However, this virus is causing very complex damage and our demand for service has increased. Therefore, having the support of the Social Fund is essential to ensure a complete panel and the elimination of The starvation of people in difficulty.”
First Lady and President of the Social Fund, Vanessa Machado, stresses the importance of these donations to foundations. “In order for the Social Fund to regularly assist all entities registered, the population must continue to participate in ‘Solidarity Vaccination’. It does not matter how much donation was made at the time of receiving the dose of the immunizing agent. All assistance is welcome and, above all, necessary in a time of pandemic. This “.
Donations can be delivered to all COVID-19 vaccination points. Non-perishable foods arriving through vaccine application sites are sorted, divided into food baskets and then sent to institutions, churches, and neighborhood associations. In addition to the entities, the Social Solidarity Fund supports the work of the Unit for Social Assistance and Development Administration (UGADS), of the Jundiaí municipality, in providing direct assistance to vulnerable families through the Reference Centers for Social Assistance (CRAS).