FareShare

Fareshare_East_MidlandsFareShare East Midlands redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups in Leicester, Leicestershire and the East Midlands, providing a lifeline to over 10,000 people living in the community.

Volunteer with FareShare East Midlands in Leicester and Derby

Volunteering opportunities are available at the FareShare warehouse. The East Midlands team work with external agencies, such as the Probation Service, to provide essential work based experience for those that are struggling to enter employment. One young volunteer, who had no previous warehousing experience, spent three months with FareShare East Midlands and is now employed on a permanent basis at Caterpillar in Desford.

If you are interested in volunteering with us, complete our online volunteer application form.

What’s going on:

  • 1 million meals in 1 year!
    1 million meals in 1 year!

    August 2017 In the first year of our partnership, customers of UK logistics and supply chain expert Fowler Welch have donated enough food to FareShare to provide one million meals for charities...

    August 24, 2017
  • General Mills is the first to deliver food to our new Regional Centre
    General Mills is the first to deliver food to our new Regional Centre

    18th August 2017 General Mills, one of the world’s leading food companies, is the first to deliver surplus goods to FareShare’s brand new regional centre in East Anglia. We took delivery of Old...

    August 18, 2017
  • Five foodie facts about East Anglia
    Five foodie facts about East Anglia

    This summer we are opening a brand new Regional Centre in East Anglia. To celebrate we’ve been learning all sorts of foodie facts about the area. Take a look at our top five.

    August 11, 2017

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