Help FEED GEELONG this Christmas!

Posted on November 23, 2017 in News

While food assistance is an issue in our community all year round it is a bigger issue at Christmas as many welfare and community organisations that provide food assistance close over the Christmas/ Summer holiday. This means that hundreds of...

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Announcing the 2017 Feed Geelong Grant Recipients

Posted on November 3, 2017 in News

It is widely recognised that food insecurity has detrimental effects on the health of individuals, families and the community as a whole. Within the G21 region evidence suggests that not everyone has regular access to food and that food insecurity...

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Providing fresh fruit for breakfast to those in need

Posted on October 19, 2017 in News

Through your Feed Geelong donations, those in need have been provided with better access to fresh fruit at Christ Church Community Meal’s daily breakfast program. In 2016, Christ Church Community Meals received a $5000 Feed Geelong (Small) grant from the Give...

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Providing culturally appropriate food to those in need

Posted on September 20, 2017 in News

Thanks to your Feed Geelong donations, Diversitat is ensuring that culturally appropriate food can be provided to asylum seekers living in the Geelong region. In 2016, Diversitat recieved a $5000 Feed Geelong (Small) grant from the Give Where You Live Foundation to support...

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2017 Feed Geelong Small Grants – Opening Soon

Posted on August 18, 2017 in News

Each year the Feed Geelong Appeal raises funds to provide organisations with grants to increase access to nutritious food for those most vulnerable in our community. In 2017 the Feed Geelong Small Grants will provide up to $5,000 to help organisations improve food supply...

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Thank you Geelong for a ‘Souper’ July!

Posted on August 3, 2017 in News

Huge thank you to all who visited our participating ‘Soup Kitchen Thursday’ cafes during July. An incredible $6,500 was raised for the ‪Feed Geelong Appeal! Over four ‘Souper’ Thursdays during July, ten participating cafes took up the task to assist...

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Soup for a Cause – Every Thursday in July

Posted on June 30, 2017 in News

Thousands of men, women and children in the Geelong community are struggling to put three healthy meals on the table each day.   With your help, Feed Geelong is doing something about it! Every Thursday throughout July, cafes around Geelong will...

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Improved storage providing better food for clients

Posted on April 28, 2017 in News

Thanks to your 2016 Feed Geelong donations, UnitingCare Geelong is better able to assist those who are without food at their Norlane site.  With their Feed Geelong Grant they were able to purchase and install a freezer in their Norlane...

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