Apply to Join
 Hunger  Bulgaria Project #38905

Save the food to serve the hungry !

by Bulgarian Food Bank Foundation
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !
Save the food to serve the hungry !

Summary

670 000 tons of food are wasted annually in Bulgaria, where 41 % of children live at risk of poverty. Every year the Bulgarian Food Bank saves hundreds of tons of food from being wasted and share it with those in need. We are expanding our network to two more locations in Bulgaria in the city of Varna and the town of Mezdra. Help us reach more people. Give the food a hand !

$40
total raised
3
donors
0
monthly donors
8
months

Challenge

Every year more than 670 000 tons of food are wasted in Bulgaria. At the same time 41 % of Bulgarian children live at risk of poverty and malnutrition.

Solution

Bulgarian Food Bank assist the food industry and social welfare organizations to save and share their food resources and broaden access to food support in Bulgaria. Expanding our operation to two more locations in Bulgaria in the city of Varna and the town of Mezdra will give access to food support programs additionally to more than 1200 people daily out of which 400 are children.

Long-Term Impact

Food banking delivers proven solution to food waste and food support programs already in many countries in the world. Expanding our operation and the food banking culture throughout the country will secure increasing amount of food saved and shared.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a XLSX file (projdoc.xlsx).

Resources

https:/​/​www.bgfoodbank.org
bgfoodbank.org

Organization Information

Bulgarian Food Bank Foundation

Location: Sofia - Bulgaria
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Bulgarian Food Bank Foundation
Ilian Yordanov
Project Leader:
Ilian Yordanov
Sofia, Bulgaria

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.
 

Still want to help?

Find another project in Bulgaria or in Hunger that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

Donate
WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.