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OZHARVEST WA DELIVERS 10 MILLION MEALS!

Posted by ozadmin on Jul 16, 2019

OzHarvest WA hit a huge milestone in their food rescue operations when they delivered their ten millionth meal to clients at The Salvation Army – The Beacon in Perth. OzHarvest WA State Manager Jennifer Keen explained the rapid growth in four years was thanks to community support and a network of over 300 local food…

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Five storage hacks to stop wasting food

Posted by ozadmin on Jul 15, 2019

Storing food correctly gives it the best chance of survival. Our friends at Tetra Pak shared their five food saving hacks to help you keep food fresher for longer: 1. BREAD Bread is the most wasted food in Australia! Buy only what you need and use it straight from the freezer. If fresh bread has…

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New Food App To Help Nourish Communities In Regional Australia

Posted by OZCOMMS on Jun 03, 2019

OzHarvest is launching a new digital technology solution – the OzHarvest Food App – to tackle the hunger crisis and prevent food waste in regional communities. The app is the first of its kind in Australia and is part of OzHarvest’s mission to address the national target to halve food waste by 2030 (in line…

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An Open Thank you Letter to Our Volunteers

Posted by ozadmin on May 20, 2019

We love our volunteers 365 days a year, but this National Volunteer Week OzHarvest CEO and Founder Ronni Kahn AO extends an extra special THANK YOU to our ‘Yellow Army’: To the incredible Yellow Army, This volunteer week, I wanted to take a moment to thank each and every one of you for your support…

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20 Millionth Meal Delivered in Queensland!

Posted by ozadmin on May 20, 2019

It’s been an exciting month for OzHarvest Queensland as they marked their twenty million meal milestone with a big celebration. On Friday 10th May 2019, OzHarvest team members, volunteers, donors, charities and business partners came together to celebrate OzHarvest’s 20 millionth meal delivered to people in need in Queensland. At the event, OzHarvest CEO and…

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Faces of OzHarvest: Aon

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 07, 2019

Aon and OzHarvest are celebrating one year in partnership, what are some of the highlights from the last 12 months? Aon had an amazing first year partnering with OzHarvest and engaging our staff. To kick off our partnership, the Aon Charitable Foundation donated its first annual donation of $50,000, then, the achievements just kept coming:…

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Faces of OzHarvest: Jo Cameron

Posted by OZCOMMS on Apr 03, 2019

It’s no exaggeration to say that OzHarvest would not be where it is today without the ongoing and unwavering support of founding partner, Goodman Foundation. Lead by their CEO, Jo Cameron, the Goodman Foundation are an integral part of the OzHarvest family. Q.  Goodman have supported OzHarvest since its humble beginnings in 2004.  Is this…

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Telethon trust helps OzHarvest provide 200,000 meals to people in need

Posted by OZCOMMS on Apr 02, 2019

OzHarvest is thrilled to be announced as one of the Channel 7 Telethon Trust’s new charity beneficiaries for 2019. Thanks to a $100,000 funding boost as part of the Telethon Trust’s annual grant program, OzHarvest will be able to deliver an additional 200,000 meals to vulnerable communities, families and children in Perth.   OzHarvest WA State…

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OzHarvest fundraising record will help deliver nearly six million meals

Posted by OZCOMMS on Mar 27, 2019

Sydney’s Royal Hall of Industries was a buzz with energy, excitement, compassion and culinary delights as top chefs joined industry leaders to raise $2,726,769 at OzHarvest’s biggest ever CEO CookOff™. The venue was transformed into a 50-hat pop-up restaurant, serving a gourmet dinner to 1,500 special guests from vulnerable communities across Sydney. Topping the night…

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