‘Trick or Treat’ with a difference in Żejtun – record amount of food for children’s homes
A group of Żejtun youths on Monday evening collected around 960 kg of food during a Trick or Treat with a difference in Żejtun.
The youths, members of the Żejtun Organisation to Empower You (ŻOEY), collected preserve canned food and other preserved food in aid of the children of Sliema Creche, Angela House, St Rita Home, Fatima Home, Appoġġ Children’s Fund and the Church Children Commission.
In less than six hours, a record amount of food surpassing 960 kilograms was collected – triple the amount collected last year. The food was donated from the area of Ġebel San Martin, Ħal Tmin, Ta’ San Girgor and Bir id-Deheb.
ŻOYE organisation thanked the Żejtun residents for their great generosity while showing full cooperation.
It was pointed out in a statement that the youths in silence showed their positive aspect from this feast, satisfied that their event will benefit a good number of children who unfortunately cannot live with their natural families due to problems and difficulties.