FareShare rescues food and cooks thousands of nutritious meals every day for charity. Since 2001, we have worked with supermarkets, wholesale markets, farmers, manufacturers and other food businesses to rescue surplus food that would otherwise go to landfill. Our volunteers cook...
An initiative of the Give Where You Live Foundation, Victorian food charity FareShare and The Geelong Advertiser; Feed Geelong commenced in 2012 with the mission of addressing the Geelong region’s food insecurity crisis, providing support the Geelong emergency food relief system with cash and in-kind support to ensure those most in need can don’t go hungry.
Feed Geelong exists to address hunger and immediate food insecurity in the Geelong / G21 region. Our aim is to raise awareness of the food insecurity crisis on our doorstep whilst raising valuable funds to assist our region’s emergency food relief system which is working on a daily basis to help the men, women and children in our community who are struggling to put three nutritious meals on the table each day.
The Feed Geelong vision is to create the most effective Regional Food Assistance System in Australia. To provide a basic ‘safety net’ to reduce hunger and immediate food insecurity for the most vulnerable in the G21 Region.