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Carrefour Foundation and the Food Banks: a strong partnership
 29-11-2018

The Carrefour Foundation launches its sixth international collection campaign with the Food Banks In 2013, the Carrefour Foundation launched a major international and simultaneous collection campaign for Food Banks. Fast-forward to ...

The second life of food, thanks to Costa Cruceros and Banc dels Aliments
 22-11-2018

Today, Costa Cruises, together with Banc dels Aliments de Barcelona, has presented its donation project for the food that has been prepared and not served on board. As a result, ...

FEAD successfully complements national initiatives to combat poverty
 19-11-2018

FEAD (the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived) helps to alleviate the worst forms of poverty in the EU such as food deprivation, child poverty and homelessness. Despite ...

FEBA Official Opening: thank you!
 19-10-2018

10 October 2018 marked a big day in the history of the European Food Banks Federation: the official opening of our headquarters in Brussels, inaugurated by Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner ...

European Food Banks Federation officially opens its headquarters in Brussels
 11-10-2018

FEBA celebrates its Official Opening with the participation of Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis. Brussels, 10 October 2018 – Established in 1986, today the European Food Banks Federation (FEBA) officially opens its headquarters ...

Finally a warehouse for the Malta Food Bank Foundation
 08-10-2018

The Church has transferred a property in Hamrun to help distribute food to the poor and those at risk of poverty.The property which was given to the Malta Food Bank ...

Implementing SDGs: Civil society in action
 05-10-2018

In the context of the third anniversary of the adoption of the UN 2030 Agenda, on Friday 28 September, the European Economic and Social Committee organized a conference on “Implementing ...

Asda, FareShare and The Trussell Trust: a £20 million partnership to help one million people out of food poverty
 20-09-2018

Asda, the leading British supermarket retailer, and food charities FareShare and The Trussell Trust announced in February 2018 a new partnership which aims to help one million people out of ...

Social Protection For All: EAPN conference
 06-07-2018

On 5 July the European Anti Poverty Network invited the International Labour Organisation, Eurochild, the European Trade Union Confederation, Global Social Justice, and Joost Korte, Director-General of DG Employment, Social ...

FEBA Annual Report 2017
 11-06-2018

In 2017 FEBA network helped provide 2.7 million meals per day, equivalent to 501,000 tons of food annually, to 6.6 million people in need thanks to the collaboration with 41,300 charitable ...

FEBA announces new Board of Directors
 29-05-2018

The European Food Banks Federation (FEBA) welcomes a new Board of Directors which was elected at the General Assembly on 26 May in Budapest. “I am honoured to be elected for ...

European Food Banks Federation holds 2018 Annual Convention
 22-05-2018

Knowledge sharing and training on innovative solutions in logistics and IT to address challenges facing Food Banks today in Europe Brussels, 22 May 2018 – The 2018 Annual Convention of the ...

Solidarity lands in Marseille
 20-05-2018

On Saturday 19 May the launch of the collaboration between Costa Crociere and the Banque Alimentaire des Bouches du Rhône took place in the port of Marseille. Costa Crociere, which is the largest ...

New challenges, new beginnings
 17-04-2018

BRUSSELS, April 17th 2018 – We are pleased to share with you some exciting news about the European Food Banks Federation. We have a long and important history. This year ...

Tafel is a FEBA member
 03-04-2018

In March Tafel Deutschland became an official member of FEBA, the umbrella organization of European food banks. The Tafel are similar to food banks, which collect groceries and deliver them ...

Celebrating the CHEP - FEBA partnership
 29-01-2018

Today CHEP has published a press release to communicate the results of our partnership agreement signed in 2016 by former FEBA president, Isabel Jonet and Juan Jose Freijo, Head of ...

Reminding consumer goods enterprises to reduce waste!
 25-01-2018

Today our blog on "How Food Banks are Key to tackling food banks and poverty in Europe" has been published on the Consumer Goods Forum website (CGF) Read the blog here. ...

HOTREC, Metro and FEBA collaborate on food donation guidelines
 11-01-2018

In October 2016, the umbrella association for the hospitality industry in Europe, Hotrec, METRO AG and FEBA signed a framework agreement to collaborate on reducing food waste among cafés, restaurants ...

FEBA position paper on EU framework Directive
 11-01-2018

European Parliament, Council and Commission to start negotiations on the EU Waste Framework Directive FEBA has written a position paper, with six recommendations, to further enhance the focus of food ...

Highlights from FEBAs annual convention in Rotterdam
 11-01-2018

More than 90 delegates from 30 countries traveled to the city to join the two-day annual convention. The convention was kicked-off by the Dutch State Secretary of Social affairs and Employment, ...

FEBA held three peer-visits in 2017
 11-01-2018

FEBA held three successful peer-visits in 2017. All visits were sponsored by Kellogg. See which best practices were exchanged for each visit: The Ciechanów food bank (Poland) visited the Courtrai food ...

Skill sharing in Milan
 11-01-2018

On October 12th-13th, 15 participants from 14 countries came to Milan to join the "Skill sharing session on fundraising" organized by FEBA in collaboration with the Italian Federation, Banco Alimentare ...

Texas Instrument and FEBA collaboration
 19-12-2017

Texas Instruments (TI) is a multinational company known for its high technology calculators. This year TI has chosen to cooperate with FEBA by encouraging employees to make a donation to ...

FEBA visit to Greek food bank in Athens
 14-12-2017

On November 9th, the president of FEBA visited the Greek food bank in Athens, founded in 1995. The visit coincided with the launch of a report conducted by The Foundation for ...

FEBA visits SIBAHE- Slovenia
 14-12-2017

On November 22-24th, two members of the FEBA team paid a visit to SIBAHE – the Slovenian Food Bank. The objective was to identify the remaining required actions to implement ...

ARLA and FEBA launch partnership
 14-12-2017

On November 11th , Arla and FEBA announced their partnership to reduce food waste among Arla production- and distribution sites in Europe. Arla is a Danish dairy cooperative who already ...

Recipes from TI employees! Indian Chilli Chicken
 07-12-2017

Indian Chilli Chicken is a hot and spicy dish, perfect for a cold winters day! An authentic recipe shared by Needhu who says this dish is a safe bet for ...

Recipes from TI employees! Frixuelos from Spain
 07-12-2017

These delicious Spanish pancakes are great for a Christmas gathering! The recipe was shared by Estela from TI Freising, who says this recipe is part of her dearest childhood memories: ...