Our CHARITY PROGRAM

ESSENTIAL FOODS is about much more than profit -although we take great pride in running a successful business. ESSENTIAL FOODS is our founder's vision of a company that can and will make a difference. For dogs and other living beings and their habitat.
In other words we are a purpose driven company, working every day to change the world to being a better place for animals and the nature. 

The heart of our charitable activity lies within the ESSENTIAL Charity Program. This expands every year. Our publicly annonced goal is 100.000GBP yearly (1.000.000DKK).

Charity from ESSENTIAL FOODS in 2016:

Charity Contribution GBP/year Why?
112 carlotagalgos Meals 8.000 GBP Fantastic shelter for abused dogs in Malaga Spanien
Amboseli Trust for Elephants Money 2.000 GBP Makes an huge effort to protect elephants in Kenya
Angels 4 Animals Foder 1.000 GBP Fabulous project in Rumania for souls with snouts
DFA (Danish Friends of Animals) Meals 2.000 GBP Does a fantastic job for dogs & cats in exposed area
Dogs of Portugal Money & Meals 2.000 GBP Helps Homeless dogs in Portugal
Dyrenes SOS Money 1.000 GBP Helps challenged animals in exposed areas worldwide
Dyreværnet Rødovre Money 2.000 GBP A lot of people in Denmark know about "Dyreværnet" and their indomitable efforts - of course we support them
Elephant Santuaries Money 1.000 GBP This amazing creature get love & care at 3 santuaries after a life of human abuse.
Græske Hunde Money & Meals 4.000 GBP Has for many years made the whole difference for many dogs and cats in Greece
Emergency Fund Meals 2.500 GBP We are ready with food & supplies for dogs in emergencies
International Anti-Poaching Foundation Money 12.500 GBP We have 4 dedicated rangers on our payroll fightings against the poachers of the rhinos
KAT Center Tibet Money 1.000 GBP Financial back-up to Jan Salters' formidable work for dogs in Tibet
Mariannes Food Bank Meals 2.500 GBP Direct help for street dogs
PindsvineVennerne (Friends of Hedgehogs) Money 1.000 GBP Who does not love these little charmer? They live a dangerous life however - we support the work for their aid
Red Organgutangen Money 1.500 GBP Lone Dröscher's amazing work for these unique creatures
Sea Shepherds Money 1.000 GBP Right behind you Captain!
SOI Dogs Foundation Money 1.000 GBP A helping hand for dogs that can use all the help they can get
The Ocean Clean Up Money 1.000 GBP A future with more plastic than fish in our sea? TOCP works to end this senario and we support
WildAid Money 1.500 GBP Unifying factor in the fight for protection of endangered species
WildLife SOS India Money 1.500 GBP Do you remember the elephant who was released after 30 years in captivity? These are the heroes!
WWF Money 3.000 GBP Global network for a better world for all living souls
Total contribution for 2017   53.000,00 GBP  


In addition there's "the legacy". The founder of ESSENTIAL FOODS have chosen to bequeath half of his inheritance to 13 selected organisations, all working for the above goals. Among the selected organisations are: WWF, Greek Dogs Foundation, RSCPA, SOI Dog Foundation, Redorgangutanen.dk, Sea Shepherd, WILD AID & Rain Forrest Alliance.