Food Exchange Niagara reduce waste and increase variety

27 July 2022

A new food sharing initiative between food banks in Niagara is looking to increase variety to clients while minimizing food waste.

Village of Hope Niagara (VoH) in Lincoln has partnered with three organizations, including Open Arms Mission in Welland, to share donations and food across their new network.

As food is donated to the organizations, they often find that they have too much of one thing and aren’t able to distribute it to clients before it expires. On the...