Poverty in Pakistan rose from 34.2% to 39.4% in just one year, with 12.5 million more people falling below the poverty line of the $3.65 per day income level. About 95 million Pakistanis now live in poverty. Pakistan also has the lowest per capita income in South Asia and highest out-of-school kids in the world.
Life With Christ Church Ministries is involved with community food distribution every month. We distribute food packets to the poor and needy people who are deprived of the basic amenities of life.
- To assist the people who are worst affected by natural calamities like flood, soil erosion and cyclone and enable them to have access to food commodities. Assam itself bears the brunt of flood and soil erosion every year. Food distribution programs in the affected areas are needed to a large extent.