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The ‘Anti-Inflamms’ walk again!

Last year kitchen volunteer Marisa Angelico recruited two of her crew members as well as some of her sisters and friends to participate in their first a2 Upstream Challenge. They called themselves “The Anti-Inflamms”. They had so much fun – and not so much inflammation – that Marisa has registered Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
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Use your energy to power FareShare!

FareShare’s cool rooms, freezers and cookers are our best friends in fighting food waste.  Without them we could never store or cook the huge volumes of rescued and donated food we need to achieve our mission. Now you can help us power them. Funds raised through the a2 Upstream Challenge Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
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Vanessa’s five marathons for FareShare

Vanessa Bolton began volunteering in FareShare’s Melbourne kitchen in 2012 – the same year she started running ultra marathons. The two have gone together ever since. This year she has completed the 100km Oxfam Tailwalker and the 44km Rollercoaster in the Dandenongs. But an even bigger challenge awaits her in Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
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Walk for fun, fitness and FareShare

There is still time to get fit for the a2Milk Upstream Challenge in Melbourne on 10 November and walk for FareShare. The Challenge involves a 20km or 50km walk from Gosch’s Paddock or Heidelberg to Donvale following scenic paths along the Yarra River. With your support as a walker, FareShare Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
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Walking for FareShare meals

Will you follow in the footsteps of these happy FareShare walkers? FareShare is an official charity partner of the A2 Upstream Challenge on Saturday 10 November.  Walk or run along the Yarra River from Gosch’s Paddock in Melbourne (50km) or Yarra Flats (20km) to Donvale. Registration is now open and we Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
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FareShare helps save Father Bob’s Christmas lunch

A community effort led by the Father Bob Maguire Foundation and FareShare ensured some of Melbourne’s most disadvantaged people got their fair share this Christmas. Father Bob’s traditional Christmas lunch was threatened after previous catering arrangements fell through. FareShare stepped in to cook the feast with all the trimmings at Collingwood Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago