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Food Fighter Film Featuring Ronni in cinemas from June 7

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 24, 2018

FOOD FIGHTER, the inspirational story of one Australian woman’s crusade against the global scandal of food waste, will be released in Event and Village Cinemas from June 7. Filmed over two years and across four continents, FOOD FIGHTER follows Ronni’s crusade against the global food waste scandal, partnering with the United Nations in Bangkok, rubbing…

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VIRGIN AUSTRALIA REACHES ONE MILLION MEALS MILESTONE WITH OZHARVEST

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 08, 2018

Virgin Australia and OzHarvest have announced today that through their partnership, they have provided one million meals to children in need around Australia. OzHarvest, Australia’s leading food rescue organisation, has been collecting surplus food from Virgin Australia aircraft since 2015, demonstrating a major innovation in the way the airline operated and dealt with its surplus…

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MAXIMUS PARTNER WITH OZHARVEST ON A NEW TRANSFORMATIVE LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 03, 2018

Leadership consultancy Maximus started working with OzHarvest in 2016, bringing leaders to experience OzHarvest’s purpose-led organisation whilst ‘Cooking for a Cause’ and helping to feed vulnerable people across Australia. Thanks to the success of this experience, our shared values and belief that purpose should be the heart of every organisation, Maximus approached us to join…

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Charity Cars and OzHarvest Canberra

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 01, 2018

We are thrilled to announce a brand new and very generous partnership between The Green Shed and OzHarvest Canberra. Our friends at The Green Shed run a number of services focused on re-use, recycle and re-purpose. One of them is Charity Cars, a free-service collecting unwanted vehicles for resale or sale as scrap metal. OzHarvest Canberra has been chosen to receive…

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EAT.SHOP.CHOP FESTIVAL FOR OZHARVEST MARKET 1st BIRTHDAY

Posted by OZCOMMS on Apr 18, 2018

To help celebrate the first birthday of the OzHarvest Market and the Addison Project, customers at the market will be invited to enjoy a range of free services for the day, including haircuts, a delicious lunch, groceries, laundry and clothes shopping at a special community festival Eat.Shop.Chop on Thursday 19 April from 10am-2pm. Created by…

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OzHarvest CEO CookOff™ teams cook up a storm

Posted by OZCOMMS on Mar 23, 2018

For the first time, CEOs were able to bring their teams to the OzHarvest CEO CookOff™, partnering with top Australian chefs to prepare gourmet meals for our 1,400 guests. 23 teams – including Woolworths, Electrolux, Frucor Suntory and Deloitte – signed up for the 2018 event, raising funds to help OzHarvest deliver meals to Australians…

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OzHarvest CEO CookOff Smashes Record to Feed Four Million

Posted by OZCOMMS on Mar 22, 2018

Leadership, passion and amazing teamwork helped break all records last night as top chefs and industry leaders joined forces to raise $2,021,555 at OzHarvest’s biggest ever CEO CookOffTM. Two hundred CEOs and corporate teams, cooked alongside 50 of Australia’s favourite chefs to feed 1,400 special guests from charity agencies across Sydney a five-star feast at…

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Leaving a nourishing legacy with a bequest for OzHarvest

Posted by OZCOMMS on Mar 12, 2018

One day OzHarvest Founder and CEO, Ronni Kahn was stopped in the street by a woman who wanted to say a simple thank you. Not recognising her, Ronni replied, “Oh, thank you, but what did I do?” The woman talked about her son who for many years struggled at school. Times were hard at home and she…

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Meet Ozwald Harvey, OzHarvest Toowoomba’s brand new food rescue van

Posted by OZCOMMS on Mar 01, 2018

The delivery of OzHarvest Toowoomba’s new van Ozwald Harvey could not have come at a better time, especially since we’ve been working with a vehicle with limited space. With the increase in the number of donors and recipients throughout Toowoomba and neighbouring areas, Ozwald has increased not only the amount of food that can be…

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Win tickets to see the new ‘Food Fighter’ documentary starring Ronni Kahn

Posted by OZCOMMS on Feb 16, 2018

We’re overjoyed to announce the Australian festival premiere of Food Fighter, a powerful new independent documentary about OzHarvest Founder and CEO Ronni Kahn’s crusade against food waste. Food Fighter follows Ronni’s crusade as she partners with the United Nations, rubs shoulders with royalty and Jamie Oliver’s juggernaut, rifles through dumpster bins, and holds government to account. To celebrate,…

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