Fun por­ridge day helps cre­ate a stir for char­ity’s African ef­forts

The Courier & Advertiser (Perth and Perthshire Edition) - - NEWS -

Bir­nam Arts in­vited peo­ple for a spe­cial break­fast to cel­e­brate World Por­ridge Day.

In ex­change for a char­i­ta­ble do­na­tion, guests were able to en­joy a wide range of oat-based dishes and en­joy a sto­ry­telling ses­sion.

All pro­ceeds from the event will go to Mary’s Meals, which pro­vides nu­tri­tion for some of the world’s poor­est chil­dren.

In Malawi and Liberia, the char­ity’s feed­ing pro­grammes helps chil­dren re­ceive vi­ta­min-en­riched maize por­ridge ev­ery school day.

Pic­ture: Mhairi Ed­wards.

Cel­e­brat­ing World Por­ridge Day at Bir­nam Arts are Ron Con­very and Mar­i­lyn Howe with helper Lizzie Small.

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