Charity information

FoodCycle

FoodCycle is a young national charity that combines volunteers, surplus food and spare kitchen spaces to create nutritious meals for people at risk from food poverty and social isolation.

Founded 2009

  • Mission statement

    FoodCycle combines volunteers, surplus food and spare kitchen spaces to create nutritious meals for people at risk from food poverty and social isolation. We have four main aims:

    • Reduce food poverty by providing nutritious meals to vulnerable groups
    • Reduce food waste by reclaiming it for use
    • Build stronger communities and reduce social isolation through communal dining
    • Empower volunteers to develop skills and create positive social change in their communities

  • Aims

    FoodCycle aims to:

    • Reduce food poverty by providing nutritious meals to vulnerable groups
    • Reduce food waste by reclaiming it for use
    • Build stronger communities and reduce social isolation through communal dining
    • Empower volunteers to develop skills and create positive social change in their communities
  • Overview

    Established: May 2009

    Registered Charity Number: 1134423

    Board members: 3

    Full time staff: 9

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 1000

    Phone number: 0207 3778771

    Address: 4 Huguenot Place Heneage Street London E1 5LN

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • FoodCycle Hub Programme

    FoodCycle Hubs are local projects where volunteers collect surplus food, take it to spare ... More