Volonteers sort out free groceries for people in need at Transit, a charity that helps to feed people in the Narre Warren area. Wednesday, April 15.2015. Picture: David Crosling

Transit Food Support collecting more food thanks to new van

A grant of $15,000 from the Feed Melbourne Appeal has allowed Transit Food Support to buy a secondhand van to help with their food collections and deliveries.

Combined church charity 4Cs Cardinia has recieved $15,000 for its food hampers as part of the Feed Melbourne campaign. Volunteers Nyawarga Omot, Cheryl Daly and Jane Foenander in the prep room. Picture: Chris Eastman

Cardinia Combined Churches Caring receives $15,000 grant

Cardinia Combined Churches Caring received a $15,000 grant from the Feed Melbourne Appeal to help provide nutritious food to people in need.

Kim Koschade thanks the Salt Foundation for helping her at a time of need. She was at Alice House in West Heidelberg  to promote the Feed Melbourne Appeal. 

Picture: Mark Wilson

Community food programs improve social isolation

Community food programs across the country are helping people in more ways than one.


Banyule charity gets a $10,000 ‘leg-up’ from Feed Melbourne

A BANYULE-based grassroots community group has been given $10,000 to help give struggling Heidelberg West families a ‘leg-up’.


Wesley welcomes $5,000 Feed Melbourne grant

EVERY week at Wesley Mission Victoria’s Ringwood emergency relief centre, about 150 singles, couples and families will access emergency food supplies.


FareShare Cooks One Million Meals with Feed Melbourne Appeal’s Support

Last year, the Feed Melbourne Appeal provided another vital boost with a grant of $160,000. This helped FareShare cook more than one million meals.