For the third year running, the retailer will help to support elderly, homeless and vulnerable people in a bid to tackle isolation at Christmas.
Organisers of Christmas dinner events in the Worthing area are urged to apply for support. The deadline for requests is October 31.
Andrew Bernstein, branch manager at Waitrose Worthing, said: “We are pleased to be able to offer our support to a Christmas lunch in Worthing, and we would encourage organisers to contact us with their plans.”
The store will donate money or produce and Waitrose Partners will be volunteering their time, to show that small actions can make a big difference to people who might otherwise be on their own at Christmas.
Tina Varns, Waitrose community manager, said: “Our branches are at the centre of the communities they serve.
“We know how important this time of year is to so many people and it is important everyone has the opportunity to enjoy that.”
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.
1 Make our website your homepage at www.worthingherald.co.uk
2 Like our Facebook page at Worthing Herald
3 Follow us on Twitter @Worthing_Herald
4 Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
The Worthing Herald - always the first with your local news.
Be part of it.