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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FareShare works with hundreds of organisations across the food industry to obtain their surplus ingredients, using this food to supply our network of charities across the UK.

Here are a selection of delicious, cost effective recipes using surplus food, some basic ingredients, and requiring minimal fuss.
Use the drop-down menus to find the ingredient that you wish to cook with, select your dietary requirement and difficulty level, or try the search box to look through our recipe titles.

Monday - July 10, 2023 2:46 pm     

Don't let your fruit go to waste! Cook up this delicious, warming crumble instead...

Friday - February 24, 2023 2:49 pm     

Check out these delicious and easy ways to use up those spare spuds!

Monday - January 23, 2023 1:54 pm     

Simple ways to make the most important meal of the day keep you fuller for longer.

Monday - January 9, 2023 2:48 pm     

This chunky soup comes from Ukraine and is traditionally it is made with beetroot, beef and vegetables. Tasty and hearty!

Friday - December 9, 2022 5:46 pm     

Whether enjoyed with a hearty stew or simply a spoonful of chutney, these cheese scones are sure to please!

Tuesday - October 18, 2022 3:05 pm     

Pumpkins aren't just for carving - they are for eating too! Here are some delicious ways to cook them up.

Friday - October 14, 2022 11:28 am     

Check out this super quick and delicious biryani recipe to get a hearty meal within 30 minutes!

Tuesday - September 27, 2022 2:33 pm     

This recipe is sure to please everyone - hearty and filling, with easy adaptations to make it vegan, vegetarian or meaty! Whichever way you enjoy it, we suggest enjoying it with a side of garlic bread.

Wednesday - August 24, 2022 12:18 pm     

This corned beef hash recipe is a sure-fire way to fill hungry tummies quickly and easily!


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