500 t of food: saved from wasting, given to poor 500 t of food: saved from wasting, given to poor 500 t of food: saved from wasting, given to poor 500 t of food: saved from wasting, given to poor

Maisto bankas

Org #77594
Vetted since 2020
1996
year founded
$15,940
raised on GlobalGiving
2
months fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

In 2020 „Maisto bankas" rescued 5307 tons of edible food, which otherwise would have gone to landfill. Food waste is a major ecological issue. About 25 percent of global greenhouse gas emission is generated by the food supply chain. One third of all the food produced for human consumption is wasted. Which means that food, that has already caused a negative impact on planet earth, is discarded. On the other hand, 20 percent of lithuanian population suffers food insufficiency. By saving food „Maisto bankas" solves two problems - ecological and social. "Maisto bankas" is the largest and most recognizable Lithuanian charity, working in collaboration with 600 local organi... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Dovile Kovalskyte
Dovile Kovalskyte
Team
Simon Gurevicius, Kristina Tylaite
Organization Information
Vytenio g. 54
Vilnius, 03229
Lithuania
37065342480
Organization Information
Vytenio g. 54
Vilnius, 03229
Lithuania
37065342480

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