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Primary schools in NSW tuck into FEAST!

Posted by OZCOMMS on Feb 18, 2019

Exciting times are ahead for primary school students in NSW as OzHarvest’s new education program – FEAST (Food Education and Sustainability Training) is now available. The curriculum aligned program is designed to inspire kids to eat healthy, waste less and be change makers in their local community. Like any good FEAST, it’s designed to be fun, engaging and filled…

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Faces of OzHarvest: Aaron Sansoni

Posted by OZCOMMS on Feb 18, 2019

Aaron Sansoni is an international speaker, best-selling author and recent nominee for Australian of the Year 2017 and Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2016.  The Aaron Sansoni Foundation was established to create real change where it’s needed. They do this by creating global awareness for the charities they partner with, as well as mobilising large volunteer networks…

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Your Chance To Cheerlead at the CEO CookOff

Posted by OZCOMMS on Feb 04, 2019

The OzHarvest CEO CookOffTM is OzHarvest’s flagship fundraising event and a magical night in the lives of over 1,400 vulnerable men and women from Sydney. Vital funds raised from the event keep the wheels of OzHarvest turning, and this year we have a goal to raise $3 million that will deliver 6 million meals to those…

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Ronni Kahn Appointed as an Officer Of The Order Of Australia

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jan 26, 2019

OzHarvest is thrilled to announce that CEO and Founder, Ronni Kahn has been appointed as an Officer (AO) of the Order of Australia (General Division) in the 2019 Australia Day Honours. Acknowledging her distinguished service to social welfare, particularly through the development and delivery of innovative programs. From humble beginnings in 2004, with one van…

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Want Colin Fassnidge to Cook for You?

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jan 11, 2019

Australia’s adopted Irish chef, Colin Fassnidge famous for his stints as a judge on My Kitchen Rules and nose-to-tail cooking philosophy, has long been a supporter of the OzHarvest CEO CookOff™. Fassnidge has participated in the event since 2014 cooking for some of Australia’s most vulnerable people and seeing the magic of the CEO CookOff™ year after year.…

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Woolworths raises over $1.2 million for OzHarvest Christmas Appeal

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jan 10, 2019

Thanks to the support of Woolworths customers across Australia, the Woolworths OzHarvest Christmas Appeal has raised enough funds to deliver more than 2,400,000 meals to those that need it most. Hundreds of thousands of customers supported the Appeal by purchasing 50 cent meal tokens or Woolworths ‘Santa Cookies’, where 50 cents goes directly to OzHarvest.…

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New OzHarvest Trucks In Canberra and Wollongong

Posted by OZCOMMS on Dec 20, 2018

OzHarvest has welcomed two new trucks to the New South Wales fleet, which now has more capacity than ever to hold and deliver food to people in need. The new trucks are just two of six vehicles funded by our national food rescue partner Woolworths and were made possible thanks to Woolworths’ 2017 Christmas appeal and…

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Fight Food Waste at Christmas Time

Posted by OZCOMMS on Dec 17, 2018

Food waste is a major problem, but especially at Christmas, a time of abundance when we tend to overdo it! Christmas is a time when sharing food is a way of showing love – but no one wants to see beautiful food end up in the bin. Eight ways to fight food waste at Christmas…

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