Active volunteers
Tonnes of food redistributed per year
Charities and Community groups across Yorkshire
1.8 million
Meals provided in the last year

How we fight hunger and food waste

We save good food from going to waste…
Hundreds of tonnes from the food industry.
redistribute it around Yorkshire…
From Harrogate to Sheffield and Halifax to Doncaster.
to charities, schools and community groups…
over 193 of them including children’s clubs, homeless hostels and refuges.
…who turn it into meals for vulnerable people
Last year we redistributed enough food for over 1,600,000 meals.

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FareShare is the only charity to take food from the wholesale level of the food industry

The vast majority of surplus occurs before food even gets to the supermarket. Each FareShare regional centre takes that food and redistributes to those in need. FareShare Go is our supermarket collection service, which deals with supermarket-level surplus.

Find out more about what we do