Thursday - November 23, 2023 4:02 pm     

FareShare Midlands, the region’s largest food redistribution charity, is aiming to raise £50,000 to deliver an extra 200,000 meals to struggling families and individuals across the Midlands this Christmas. Once again, FareShare Midlands is participating in The Big Give Christmas Challenge from 28th November to 5th December. The Big Give is the UK’s largest match-funded campaign and, for seven days, every single donation is doubled.

Wednesday - November 22, 2023 12:02 pm     

The Coronation Food Project is a new initiative to redistribute more surplus food and use it for social and environmental good across all 4 nations of the UK. The project aims to create a fairer and more sustainable future by:
• targeting all forms of waste in the food supply chain;
• supercharging food redistribution throughout the UK; and
• supporting the wider food sector and pioneering food-rescue initiatives with flexible funding.

Tuesday - November 14, 2023 4:55 pm     

From 28th November to 5th December, we are taking part in the Big Give 2023 to raise £50,000 to fund 200,000 meals.

Tuesday - November 7, 2023 3:09 pm     

Are you looking to go vegan, or just want to eat more plant-based meals? At FareShare Midlands, we regularly redistribute lots of plant-based food, so here is some advice on how to use these tasty alternatives.

Friday - November 3, 2023 3:30 pm     

Graham Finnegan received employment support from FareShare Midlands’ I-Can and Elevate programmes, and now works full-time in a job he feels really fulfilled doing.

Thursday - October 26, 2023 9:04 am     

Article in respect of FareShare Midlands and the Impact of the Current Cost of Living Crisis and the Issue of Deprivation in Birmingham, created for the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Economic Review 2023

Wednesday - October 11, 2023 9:55 am     

"3 million tonnes of food is wasted across our farms and factories every single year"

Monday - October 9, 2023 1:26 pm     

A food poverty charity is calling on the government to help farmers donate surplus fruit and vegetables. Fareshare said it had been redistributing unsold fruit and vegetables stored at its Nottingham warehouse to community groups. It said edible crops were going to waste because farmers could not afford to harvest and donate them.

Thursday - September 28, 2023 3:16 pm     

FareShare Midlands is looking for a committed and experienced leader to work with our established and diverse board and senior management to fight hunger and tackle waste.

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Join our amazing team and help tackle food waste and get great quality surplus food to charities and community groups across the Midlands.

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Each and every one of them.


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Our volunteers are important in helping us to carry out our vital work. Your skills, experience and enthusiasm are a huge part of everything we do.


Thank you for your interest in working for FareShare Midlands

Working for our charity offers you the opportunity of a flexible and rewarding career helping to tackle food waste, through redistribution of surplus food to vulnerable communities and people. 

Our staff are friendly, experienced and enthusiastic about what they do. In return we provide a positive working environment in which staff and volunteers can flourish. If you join our team, you will make a real difference to the lives of local people living in poverty.

However you decide to be part of FareShare Midlands, you will be making a positive impact to your local community.

Helping 67,000 vulnerable people every week

FareShare Midlands is the region’s largest food redistribution charity. We take good quality surplus food from the food industry and get it to frontline charities all over the Midlands, reaching more than 67,000 vulnerable people every week. We turn an environmental problem into a social solution.


Redistributing 5,670 tonnes of surplus food

Last year we redistributed 5,670 tonnes of surplus food, helping over 500 frontline groups to provide 13 million meals. We saved local charities and community groups - including community centres, homeless shelters and children’s breakfast/school holiday clubs – around £2.5m on food.


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