Not-For-Profit organisation OzHarvest rescues food to feed Australians in need

Last Modified: Fri Dec 23 2016 09:13:54 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2004
    year OzHarvest was founded with a mission to eliminate hunger and food waste through the redistribution of quality surplus food.
  • 2,000
    commercial outlets from where quality excess food is collected. These include all types of food providers such as fruit and vegetable markets, supermarkets, hotels, wholesalers, farmers, stadiums, corporate events, catering companies, shopping centres, delis, cafes, restaurants, film and TV shoots and boardrooms.
  • 19,000 kgs
    of food saved since the beginning.
  • 58 million
    meals delivered to date.
  • 900
    charities served. These charitable and welfare agencies include homeless shelters, women’s and men’s refuges, youth groups, indigenous centres, organisations that service people with alcohol or drug addictions, mental health issues, people with disabilities and the elderly.