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OzHarvest Cairns Reach Half A Million Meal Milestone

Posted by OZCOMMS on Aug 30, 2018

The fight against food waste has reached a major milestone this week as OzHarvest Cairns delivers 500,000 meals in Far North Queensland. Since launching locally in 2014, the for-impact organisation has rescued enough food to provide three square meals a day to the entire population of Cairns! OzHarvest Cairns’ food rescue operations have grown rapidly…

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Woolies lend us magic Megan for the OzHarvest Market

Posted by OZCOMMS on Aug 30, 2018

For the last three months, the amazing Megan Jordan has brought her own brand of magic to the OzHarvest Market in Kensington. Thanks to our National Food Rescue Partner, Woolworths, Megan has been seconded from her regular job as Assistant Manager at Woolworths, Wolli Creek to bring her unique insights and management skills to Australia’s…

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Local Community Rallies For OzHarvest’s New Home

Posted by OZCOMMS on Aug 22, 2018

Over seventy Coffs Harbour community members, including the Mayor and two local members, joined to celebrate the grand opening of a new Coffs warehouse at Druitt Court on Friday 10th August. OzHarvest Coffs Harbour Chapter Coordinator, Julie Ferguson is over the moon with their new home, which has been made possible by overwhelming support from…

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We Are Cheeky Hungry To Help OzHarvest

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jul 25, 2018

Today, OzHarvest partner, We Are Cheeky, launches its range of over 60 products in Woolworths stores across Australia. We Are Cheeky has partnered with OzHarvest to help rescue food and donate meals to Australians in need. For every product purchased, We Are Cheeky will donate proceeds to OzHarvest, with the goal of generating over 15,000…

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Southern Highlands Cookbook

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jul 24, 2018

A local childcare centre in the Southern Highlands created a cookbook made of delicious family recipes. Proceeds from each cookbook sold was donated back to OzHarvest. Check out one of the recipes below for Chocolate Semolina from the Czech Republic. Warm Cuddle Chocolate Semolina This recipe has been handed down three generations so far on Wayne’s…

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Vikings Group Raises Over $60,000 For OzHarvest Canberra

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jul 23, 2018

A year ago Vikings Group pledged a year of fundraising for their Charity of the Year, OzHarvest Canberra, and earlier this month announced that the Group raised $63,385. In addition to the $63,385 raised, Vikings Group staff volunteered 152 hours of their time rescuing food and delivering it to those in need in the Canberra community to support OzHarvest…

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Your Chance To Watch Food Fighter!

Posted by ashleykilleen on Jul 23, 2018

The incredible story of OzHarvest Founder and CEO Ronni Kahn is the focus of ‘Food Fighter’ – a new independent documentary now available for screenings around the world with cinema platform Fan-Force. The film follows Ronni for 2.5 years on her mission to tackle food waste and feed those in need, both in Australia and…

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Bankstown-Canterbury students tuck into OzHarvest’s new FEAST program

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jul 05, 2018

150 primary students at Belmore South and Lakemba Primary Schools are the first in Australia to take part in OzHarvest’s new education program FEAST (Food Education and Sustainability Training). The pilot program has been run by both schools in the Bankstown-Canterbury area and aims to inspire kids to eat healthy, waste less and become change-makers…

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New OzHarvest café by Gratia

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jul 03, 2018

Your morning coffee and avo on toast can now feed more than just you, thanks to a new collaboration between profit for purpose café Gratia and leading food rescue organisation, OzHarvest. From today, Gratia will have a splash of yellow and a new look menu as OzHarvest co-host the pop up – OzHarvest Café –…

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Amplify Kombucha partner with OzHarvest

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jun 28, 2018

We are excited to announce our Outstanding Partnership with Frucor Suntory and their latest delicious drink – Amplify Kombucha. As a leading Australasian drinks company, Frucor Suntory are hungry to make better drinks and are committed to offering more low, no and reduced sugar beverages. The two year partnership means OzHarvest can provide an additional…

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