Awards & Recognition

We won the Just Change Grant! (January 2018)

Foodsharing Ottawa, JustChange’s most recent grantwinner, is a grassroots, volunteer-based organization working to combat food waste and counteract its negative effects on communities and the environment. With a mission to empower people to be the change they want to see in the world by letting them participate in rescuing and sharing food read more

 

Awesome Ottawa Award (August 2017)

August’s Awesome Ottawa Award goes to Carolin Ross to fight food waste through Foodsharing Ottawa.

“We are a group of volunteers who fight food waste in the Ottawa region,” explains Carolin. “We are working together with stores to save food that would otherwise go into the bin. We take care of everything from picking up the food, sorting through it, and bringing it to charities. In the last one and a half years we have saved over 15,000 lbs of food … read more