HUNGER IN AUSTRALIA
Foodbank provides essential food and grocery relief to more than one million Australians experiencing food insecurity every month.
The Foodbank Hunger Report 2021 revealed that 1 in 6 Australian adults haven’t had enough to eat in the last year. On top of this, 1.2 million children have gone hungry during the same period.
Foodbank works with the entire Australian food and grocery sector including farmers, wholesalers, manufacturers, and retailers who donate and redirect surplus product to us. This enable us to provide over 241,000 meals a day to people in need.