by Andy Du Plessis “But mommy, I’m hungry now!” How does one even begin to respond to the constant pleas of a child that is… Read More »How the future of food could further promote exclusionism, entrench poverty and erode GDP
In the true spirit of Mandela Day, you made our food drive and packing event a huge success! Thank you to all the Pick n… Read More »Thank you to all who showed their support this Mandela Day
The elections are over, the ANC government has received a convincing, albeit reduced mandate from the people to lead for another term in the 6th… Read More »Dear President Ramaphosa: you have the mandate – now please deliver
FoodForward SA Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary With Bold 5 Year Plan To Reach 1 Million People Daily Across South Africa
Dear readers, South Africa recently commemorated Human Rights Day, and will shortly celebrate 25 years of democracy on April 27th. “Celebrate” seems an ironic word… Read More »FoodForward SA Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary With Bold 5 Year Plan To Reach 1 Million People Daily Across South Africa
The Two Oceans Marathon – Africa’s biggest and most beautiful running event – turns 50 this year and they want to make history by surpassing the R5 million mark for charity. This year FoodForward SA is an official charity partner to the Two Oceans Marathon Initiative (TOMI).
This week FoodForward SA’s Managing Director, Andy Du Plessis will be attending the Food Bank Leadership Institute in London. The annual Food Bank Leadership Institute (FBLI) is attended by 150 food bankers from more than 50 countries. FBLI attracts not only food bankers, but corporate partners and thought leaders from across the globe to discuss the unique challenges facing the sector as they work to meet the needs of food insecure populations, while reducing food waste globally.
In our final blog post for the year, we share with you a message from our Chairman, Crispin Sonn. This originally appeared in our 2018 annual report.
During this Human Rights month, FoodForward SA would like to say thank you to Comair for its generous donation of R 250 000 towards addressing hunger… Read More »Comair joins in the revolution – striving to beat hunger in South Africa