What do we do?

We collect food that would otherwise go to waste, and distribute it through charities, community organisations and schools throughout Central Victoria

This year we have...

Rescued  586,000 kgs of food, and distributed food for over 1.17 million nutritious meals through over 106 agencies, community organisations and schools in Central Victoria

How can you help?

Volunteer
You can donate your surplus food
Make a cash donation

Are you interested in doing more?

You can assist us by volunteering or by making a donation of food or cash

Can you afford to give
$5 from your pay?

For $5, Bendigo Foodshare can provide food for 80 healthy meals to those doing it tough in Central Victoria.

Talk to your HR or payroll department to arrange to donate $5 from your pre-tax pay. All donations are tax-deductible.

Latest News

Movie Fundraiser: Leave No Trace

Bendigo Foodshare has selected LEAVE NO TRACE as our movie fundraiser this year. Join us for thispowerful movie, where a father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest…

Get SWITCHED

Thanks to Switched who have set up this awesome and very secure new website for us. Lindsey and Tim have been great supporters of Bendigo Foodshare, donating their graphics and…

  • Click on the link below to read the latest Bendigo Foodshare newsletter! https://mailchi.mp/6a6437956526/newsletter-march-2019

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  • Something to ponder. “I, Daniel Blake”, is a multi-international award-winning film about food poverty. It shows how two different people face life’s challenges and become food poor while trying to negotiate into and through the British welfare bureaucracy, similar to our own. The link to the full movie is below in the comments, and here’s…

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  • Thanks to generous local businesses and individuals, in February $4,758.40 was raised for Bendigo Foodshare. This contribution provides food for 76,134 nutritious meals for those experiencing food poverty in the Greater Bendigo region. What an outstanding effort. Great work, Bendigo!

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Our Supporters

MEALS FOR EVERY DOLLAR DONATED
AGENCIES SUPPLIED
SCHOOLS DISTRIBUTED TO