We fight hunger by sourcing food for people in need
In 2019, one in five people in Australia were food insecure at some point.
Foodbank is the pantry to the charity sector in Australia.
Last year alone, we sourced enough food for over 87.9 million meals.
Latest Foodbank News
ABC Virtual Food Drive helps to put 100,000 meals on the table of those in need.
ABC have once again partnered with Foodbank SA to help tackle food insecurity this Christmas. The ABC Virtual Food Drive was held between 1 December and 10 December, and raised more than $50,000 that will enable Foodbank SA to put more than 100,000 meals on the table of the most vulnerable in our community over the Christmas period.
HUMAN BEANS™ – THE GROUNDS FOR GOOD!
CHARITY BEGINS WITH A COFFEE IN WORLD FIRST FROM SA
Foodbank SA has partnered with Neutrog Australia, On the Run (OTR) Detpak and Biobag to trial a world first sustainable project and product that will support locals in need and give customers the power to redirect their coffee waste going to landfill – all they have to do is purchase a cup of coffee, with an occasional side of fertiliser.
On 30 January 2020, the World Health Organisation declared the coronavirus outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. On 27 February 2020, our Prime Minister announced the activation of the Australian Health Sector Emergency Response Plan for Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19). The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of COVID-19 a pandemic on 11 March 2020.
Foodbank SA was activated as the primary provide for food relief during the most recent bush fires.
The bush fires in South Australia have had a devastating impact on individuals, families and communities. As emergency relief efforts are still ongoing, Foodbank SA have been activated to provide a much-needed food relief to those in need.
Learn how you can help with Foodbank’s ongoing food relief effort.