The aim was to turn the building into a virtual donation box.
A food bank program and social services of the city launched the campaign under the hashtag #MesaSemFome (#TableWithoutHunger)
"This kind of thing, a crisis like this, it impacts the poorest people the hardest, it always does," said the founder of a London food bank. "And it’s just not right, it’s not fair."
The lockdown in Peru has meant the number of charities providing the homeless with food has decreased.
The death toll from the earthquake has hit 49.
Some foreigners were deterring German clients at one food bank in Essen, according to organisers. Now they have introduced a strict 'Germans only' rule.
The UN’s World Food Programme is delivering much-needed aid to formerly-besieged areas of Syria.
A stall giving out food was submerged by crowds in the impoverished town of Sidi Boulaalam.
The incident happened as food aid was being distributed
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