FEBA conducts three core activities, all of them aiming at adding value to the work of its membership:
We measure the impact of the network along a few key indicators. Figures are for 2017*.
Alleviate food insecurity by distributing 756,000 tons of food products, the equivalent to 4.1 million meals each day, to 8.1 million most deprived people, through the collaboration with 44,700 charitable organizations.
Prevent food waste by saving 297,000 tons of edible products from becoming waste.
*These figures represent the impact of FEBA network in 2017, including Tafel Deutschland e.V. which joined FEBA in March 2018.
But also much for than that. Food banks create value for: