Helping the homeless

This year Maggie beer is using our lamb (donated) to serve to guests, get your tickets and come along

IMAG0154It is that time of year again, when a group of us are focused on the annual SA fundraising event The Big Lunch 2014.

A discounted rate has now also been offered for late comers, so please, if you haven’t already booked your ticket for 1 or table of 10, consider doing do.

What I love about The Big Issue is one of their mottos pictured here, as well as “A hand up, not a hand out”. The idea of empowering people to improve their lives by working, earning money, and re-engaging with the community appeals to my sense of right and wrong. The philosophy of teaching a man to fish, rather than feeding him is the same, and at the end of every day, we have to help ourselves… but for those who need a hand to hold to get up it is good to be able to…

View original post 138 more words