Our Impact & Value

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In 2015-16 FareShare Cymru:

Contributed to the relief of poverty by:

  • Redistributing 540 tonnes of food to 46 local community organisations.
  • This food contributed towards over 1.28 million meals.
  • Enabling over 148 members of the public to volunteer on a regular basis and undertake 12,286
  • volunteering hours.
  • 10 people who undertook work placements with us regained regular employment.

Contributed to the advancement of public education by:

  • Providing 35 training opportunities and 25 qualifications being gained including forklift, first aid and food safety.

Contributed to the conservation, protection and improvement of the physical and natural environment through:

  • A reduction in food waste of 580 tonnes
  • A corresponding reduction of over 1774 tonnes CO2