FoodBank's fight against hunger in Australia [2016]

Last Modified: Mon Jul 02 2018 18:34:42 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 33 million kgs
    of surplus fresh food and groceries rescued and redistributed as meals in 2016.
  • 63 million
    meals prepared and distributed via charities and other organisations in 2016.
  • 2,500
    charities and 640 schools involved and which provide food to people (and children) in need.
  • 700
    donors companies around the country, ranging from multi-national corporations to small local operations that provide food and grocery donations.
  • 3,000
    volunteers and 900+ employees engaged across Australia.
  • 644,000
    people receive hunger relief from Foodbank agencies each month, a third of whom are children.
  • 31,315,000
    meals prepared and distributed this year as on 10 Jul 2017.