FareShare Yorkshire supports over 164 charities and community groups in Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley, Wakefield, Huddersfield, Doncaster, Leeds and Bradford and now Derbyshire and Lincolnshire. FareShare Yorkshire has been operating for 13 years from its Barnsley base and now has a spoke depot in Rotherham with more planned in the coming year.
They provide support, through the food they deliver, to community groups that feed vulnerable people in Yorkshire communities. Volunteer opportunities and warehouse and forklift truck training also support individuals back into employment. To find out more about these opportunities contact Gareth Batty.
What’s going on:
- 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...
- 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...
- 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.