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…

  • What an incredible display of community spirit! Thank you Matthew Rowlands and team for organising this wonderful event. Bendigo Community Christmas Lunch 2019 https://www.youtube.com/embed/A5aYpH8TvJA

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  • Would you like to know the most current information for food relief organisations and community programs in Greater Bendigo? Click on the flyer below, provided by the City of Greater Bendigo. Please share this post and help spread the information through our community!

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  • Thanks Matt and to all the volunteers who helped make a Christmas special for more of our community this year. You are the best! https://www.youtube.com/embed/A5aYpH8TvJA

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Our Supporters

MEALS FOR EVERY DOLLAR DONATED
AGENCIES SUPPLIED
SCHOOLS DISTRIBUTED TO