Latest Foodbank News

Responding to Victoria’s bushfire crisis

January was a monumental month for us. For the first time in our history, we opened our doors to accept bushfire donations from the general public. The response was remarkable.

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US superstar Lizzo lends a helping hand

Lizzo kindly took time out from her Australian tour to thank our incredible volunteers for their hard work and help pack emergency relief hampers for bushfire affected families.

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The Hunger Ride – are you ready?

The Hunger Ride will return to Victoria’s High Country in March 2020 and we’re seeking keen cyclists to bring on a team for the 1-day, 172km challenge.

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90 Years of Fighting Hunger

As we enter our 90th year providing emergency relief to Victorians in need we reflect upon our work through the decades, from 1930 through to today.

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Report shines a light on Victoria’s hidden hunger problem

The latest Foodbank Hunger Report 2019 has revealed that one in five Victorians experienced food insecurity in the past year.

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Foodbank Victoria named Yarra Trams Community Partner

We are very excited to be partnering with Yarra Trams as part of their Community Partnerships Program in 2020!

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The hunger crisis

One in five people in Australia were food insecure at some point in the last 12 months.

What we do

Foodbank is the pantry to the charity sector in Australia.

The result

Last year alone, we sourced enough food for over 77 million meals.

We fight hunger by sourcing food for people in need


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