Partners & Sponsors

FareShare Yorkshire would not be able to carry out its work without the vital support of our partners and supporters. Some of our past and present funders are:


Albert Hunt Trust

The Trustees have donated £4,000 to our 2020 project The FullCrumb kitchen, helping us use surplus food to help groups and individuals learn to use food to its full potential, expand our employability programme, and provide meals for our hard working volunteers.

ASDA Foundation

Asda has funded a mezzanine floor for office space, major chiller and freezer capacity and racking so that we can fulfil our ambition of doubling the number of projects we support by 2021. To learn more click here

Belmayne IFA

The Partners of Belmayne IFA in Dronfield have kindly chosen us as one of their Charities of the Year for 2020.  Their financial and hands-on support will enable us to increase our impact across Sheffield, primarily through the provision of vital additional equipment.

Evan Cornish Foundation

ECF has partnered with us for a number of years to help us grow in line with the rising need of communities across Yorkshire. Currently the trustees support us with rolling apprenticeships to increase our human capacity and the chances of people in need of employment. See here

Freshgate Foundation

The Foundation made a donation for hardwearing cool boxes to enable us to support more vital organisations with food collections. This will be a huge support as we continue to grow the amount of CFM’s we support.

George A Moore Foundation

The Board kindly donated to increase our chilled capacity so that we could accept more surplus food on behalf of charities. See here

Harry Bottom Trust

The Trustees have kindly supported us for a number of years to drastically increase our provision across South Yorkshire.


HSBC has donated £50,000 to our 2020 project The FullCrumb kitchen, helping us use surplus food to help groups and individuals learn to use food to its full potential, expand our employability programme, and provide meals for our hard working volunteers.

JG Graves Charitable Trust

The trustees of JG Graves support us to increase our provision across Sheffield. They made a 3-year commitment to support our work so that charities across Sheffield have greater access to more volumes and variety of surplus food.

John Lewis Foundation

In 2018/19 the Foundation enabled 36 unemployed people in Leeds to gain qualifications, relevant experience and confidence . You can visit their website here.

JW Chapman Trust

The JW Chapman Trust partners with us to provide tonnes of quality surplus food for children across Doncaster during the summer holidays. This is distributed to a network of organisations which provide thousands of nutritious meals and wrap-around support.

Leeds Community Foundation

LCF is enabling us to continue our FLT Employability Programme in our gold standard Leeds warehouse through the autumn and winter of 2019/20. Learn more here

Minster Law

Minster Law supports our expanding work by sponsoring our Leeds-based van. Their generosity in covering the cost of vital equipment means that the charities we support do not have to pay the true cost of our work.

Morrisons Foundation

In  2018 Morrisons funded us to buy a brand new refrigerated van so we could support more vital frontline projects across Bradford and the surrounding area. The Foundation’s website can be visited here

Shaw Lands Trust

The Shaw Lands Trust has kindly supported us to increase our support to vital frontline organisations across Barnsley.

Sheffield Town Trust

The Sheffield Town Trust has made another 3-year commitment to help us cover the additional cost of reaching more frontline organisations across the city and providing an average of 3-4 tonnes per organisation per year.

South Yorkshire Community Foundation

SYCF funded our employability provision in Barnsley. This helps a further 11 unemployed people on the pathway to work. See here

The MacRobert Trust

The trustees support our employability work to support people into employment

The Master Cutlers Company Charitable Trust

The Company of Cutlers is a long-standing supporter of our aim to provide surplus food for many more hundreds of thousands of meals across Sheffield.

The National Lottery Community Fund

NLCF has been supporting us to help increase management capacity and the number of volunteers we support. This provides significantly higher volumes of food for charities. Click here to visit their website.

Tesco Bags of Help

Customers of Tesco recently voted for us to receive funding towards our van capacity.

Waste & Resources Action Programme

WRAP is supporting our regional logistics solution to operate a lorry and demonstrate this transport solution can collect significant amounts of surplus food.

Yorkshire Life

Yorkshire Life Magazine chose us as their charity for the 2019 Yorkshire Life Food & Drink Awards in York.

Yorkshire Health Charity.

YHC has supported us since 2017. They bought a brand new refrigerated van for us to support many extra charities and community groups. This was in response to hundreds of requests for our support and evidence of significant need across communities for more access to quality surplus food.

270,000 tonnes of perfectly edible food gets wasted by the food industry each year.

That’s enough for nearly 650,000,000 meals

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