Asda £1.4m donation to FareShare will help 10 million meals be donated

Asda has donated £1.4m to set up the ‘All Good Food Fund’, a unique project with FareShare which is hoped will lead to 10 million meals being donated to charities across the country. As part of the new fund, Asda suppliers will be able to apply for funding to help pay for additional costs; such as labour and transport, making it easier for food to be donated. This means that good-to-eat surplus food such as fruit, vegetables, eggs, bread; as well as fresh, frozen, ambient and chilled food, which would…

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FareShare survey highlights dramatic impact cost of living crisis is having on the most vulnerable in society

A major new survey of more than 1,200 charities and community groups, which rely on food from FareShare to feed more than 120,000 people at risk of hunger, today highlights the dramatic impact the cost of living crisis is having on the most vulnerable families across the UK. “Demand for our food is as high as it’s ever been. That’s why we’ve launched our new campaign, #RunningonEmpty, to highlight the difficult circumstances that many families are facing across the UK and are calling for more support for those struggling to…

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Asda donates £100,000 to FareShare to support charities and faith groups throughout Ramadan

Asda will be donating £100,000 to FareShare to support charities and faith groups during Ramadan. Asda has donated over £10 million in five years to help FareShare support over 10,500 charities across the country. “We’re extremely grateful for Asda’s ongoing support and we’re proud to be working hard to get good food to communities and faith groups throughout Ramadan and all year round.”Lindsay Boswell, Chief Executive, FareShare The donation will support food contributions made by Asda, with the equivalent of 6.6 million meals donated by its stores depots and home…

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FUEL10K to donate over half a million breakfasts with ‘Buy 1 to Give 1’ FareShare partnership  

This February UK breakfast brand FUEL10K repeated its support for FareShare by committing to a nationwide porridge donation project. Throughout the month of February, FUEL10K will be donating a portion of porridge for every pot of porridge they sell.  “This is our second collaboration with FareShare and it means so much to all of us at FUEL10K. At a time when so many people and organisations are struggling, we count ourselves extremely fortunate to be in a position to be able to donate so many of our nutritious breakfasts.”Scott Chassels,…

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Premier Foods team up with FareShare to help feed people across the UK

Premier Foods have teamed up with FareShare to provide the equivalent of 100,000 meals to help feed people across the UK. “Supporting local communities is a key pillar within our Enriching Life Plan and our target is to donate 1 million meals to people in need each year”Richard Martin, Chief Customer Officer at Premier Foods From January 1st to the 30th of September, 2022 Premier Foods will be running a ‘Win a dinner, Give a dinner’ on-pack competition on Oxo, Bisto, Paxo, Lloyd Grossman and Sharwood selected lines, exclusively in…

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