World Food Day

Posted on October 16, 2021 in News

Today is World Food Day. Coinciding with the Foundation’s Feed Geelong Appeal, World Food Day celebrates the vital and far-reaching importance of food. After all, food is not only sustenance and nutrition, it’s culture and connection, it’s jobs and it’s...

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Thank You – Brown Paper Bag Day 2021

Posted on October 15, 2021 in News

Brown Paper Bag Day, World Food Day  2021 Thank You to everyone who donated to the 2021 Brown Paper Bag Day.  Together you’ve raised in-excess of $3,335. Special thanks to Brown Paper Day sponsor Goop Digital and to those organisations...

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Helping everyday families – every day

Posted on October 2, 2021 in News

With the cost of living on the rise, it can be tough for families to stay on top of the household expenses. Kylie is a single mum of 4 children. Caring for a family of 5 the expenses add up...

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It’s that time of year once again!

Posted on October 1, 2021 in News

The Give Where You Live Foundation’s annual Feed Geelong Appeal to fight hunger across our region is running until Sunday 17 October. The Feed Geelong Appeal raises funds to support food relief across the wider Geelong region.  This support helps...

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Help fight hunger on World Food Day

Posted on September 28, 2021 in News

Brown Paper Bag Day, World Food Day – Friday, 15 October 2021 Join Feed Geelong on World Food Day, Friday 16 October, and donate what you would normally spend on your lunch to help someone who may not be have lunch...

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Food for Thought Report

Posted on August 9, 2021 in News

Read our latest Food for Thought report by clicking here.  The report offers an insight and exploration into the capacities and responses of the community and emergency food sector in the Geelong region. Special thanks to Dr Fiona McKay, School...

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Lockdown Emergency Assistance

Posted on May 28, 2021 in News

If  you or anyone you know requires emergency assistance during the Victorian Circuit Breaker Lockdown you can access assistance via the links below. For Emergency Food Relief across the Geelong region please click here For Emergency Assistance including housing, family...

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Survive & Thrive Grant Round NOW OPEN

Posted on March 27, 2021 in News

The Give Where You Live Foundation’s Survive & Thrive Grant Round is NOW OPEN This grant round seeks to increase support to reduce life inhibiting crisis, by supporting immediate basic needs and supporting the building of resilience and sense of...

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Emergency Food Assistance

Posted on December 21, 2020 in News

Accessing emergency food assistance If you or anyone you know requires food assistance, you can access the full list of services available by clicking the link below

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Thank You

Posted on October 31, 2020 in News

Thank You to everyone who donated to the 2020 Feed Geelong Appeal.  Together you have contributed over $27,600 which will directly assist in funding Feed Geelong grants that will assist those experiencing food insecurity across the wider Geelong community. You...

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Food Insecurity and the Covid-19 Crisis

Posted on October 27, 2020 in News

“A good community is a community that supports all of its members – whoever they might be – so that the most vulnerable members of our community are not forgotten.” Bill Mithen. CEO Give Where You Live Foundation. Covid-19 has...

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