How does FareShare Work?
FareShare takes surplus food…Giving food
Thousands of tonnes from the food industry – good food that would otherwise go to waste.
redistributes it around the country…Where to find us
There are 20 FareShare Regional Centres across the UK from Aberdeen to Brighton.
Where it is used by partner charities…Getting food
2,135 of them including breakfast clubs, homeless hostels and women’s refuges.
… to help feed those who need it.Get involved
The food provided by FareShare contributes towards 16.6 million meals per year.
- Stories behind the meals: Ronald McDonald House
Going shopping is the last thing on your mind when your child is in hospital. We visited Ronald McDonald House to find out how food from FareShare is helping to make life a little easier for parents.
- Hampshire County Council invests £200,000 to join FareShare in tackling food poverty
Volunteer community groups can join a new scheme aimed at tackling food poverty, thanks to a two year investment of £200,000 from Hampshire County Council to launch FareShare in Hampshire.
- The Co-operative Food launches Scottish FareShare commitment
The Co-operative Food in Scotland has officially launched its commitment to donate its warehouse depot surplus food to FareShare.
- Tesco donates an additional 1.7 million meals to FareShare
Tesco has announced it will donate surplus food from all its ambient distribution centres to FareShare, resulting in a further 700,000 meals going to those in need this year.
- FareShare’s food redistribution work goes primetime
Thanks to Hugh’s War on Waste on BBC1, FareShare’s no longer the charity sector’s best kept secret!