We fight hunger by sourcing food for people in need
Last year more than 4 million people in Australia were food insecure.
Foodbank is the pantry to the charity sector in Australia.
Last year alone, we sourced enough food for over 77 million meals.
Latest Foodbank News
Foodbank remains convinced that a National Food Security Strategy will help pave the way towards #zerohunger and we look forward to continuing our advocacy efforts with all parties to ensure the 4 million Australians who have experienced food insecurity in the past 12 months are supported.
Foodbank’s national milk program partners – Parmalat, Lion Dairy & Drinks, Fonterra and Saputo Dairy Australia received the 2019 Foodbank Award, whilst Anita Russell from Flight Centre Foundation was inducted into the Foodbank Hall of Fame.
Foodbank has completed its week-long re-certification process with The Global Foodbanking Network. We’re one of 32 member countries, with only 19 formally certified. The thorough process included a check of brand awareness, donor stewardship, food handling, recalls, advocacy, hunger messaging and much more.