Food Relief

Food Relief aims to increase emergency relief organisations’ access to a cost-effective supply of food items.

Organisations are funded to ensure food items are available for service providers to deliver to individuals and families in need across Australia by:

  • receiving donated foods from farmers/manufacturers/retailers/other food redistribution services, and redistributing these foods to community organisations or other distribution centres where the food is needed
  • sourcing and transporting essential foods on a basis where food donations are insufficient
  • leading the development of local partnerships amongst food redistribution suppliers to improve access and distribution, especially in rural and remote communities.

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More information on the two organisations funded for Food Relief can be found at their websites: SecondBite and Foodbank

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