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New Zealand Food Network Launches Volunteer Programme At New Selwyn Premises

Wednesday, 22 June 2022, 5:20 pm | New Zealand Food Network

The New Zealand Food Network (NZFN) celebrated National Volunteer Week 2022 with the launch of its new Selwyn Operation. Earlier this week, the NZFN and Volunteering Canterbury hosted the first volunteer group at the new warehouse facility, which ... More >>

Lockdown Drives Spike In Demand For Food Hubs - New Zealand Food Network Data Reveals

Monday, 29 November 2021, 10:17 am | New Zealand Food Network

Following the outbreak of COVID-19 Delta variant in August 2021, demand for food support has reached an all-time high. Aotearoa’s food rescue facilitator, the New Zealand Food Network (NZFN) has today released figures from the last three months ... More >>

Covid-19 Leaves Kiwi Families More Vulnerable Than Ever When It Comes To Food Insecurity

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 3:16 pm | New Zealand Food Network

With the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown impacting whānau across Aotearoa, more and more families are relying on food parcels to put a meal on the table. According to the New Zealand Food Network (NZFN), the issue is not only limited to areas struggling ... More >>

Food Network calls for food surplus to be donated

Friday, 20 August 2021, 3:23 pm | New Zealand Food Network

Following today’s extension of Alert Level 4 restrictions, many food, hospitality and event businesses will be facing further disruptions to their operations – potentially leaving them with significant food surplus now set to go to waste. At the same time, ... More >>

Launch Of New Zealand Food Network Set To Bolster Support For Thousands Of Kiwis

Tuesday, 28 July 2020, 9:11 am | New Zealand Food Network

With many New Zealanders facing increased financial hardship as a result of COVID-19, national levels of food insecurity have risen sharply in recent months – and are set to rise further when the wage subsidy scheme concludes in September. Now, a new ... More >>