Our new freezers and fridges

We are very happy to announce that we have been donated two new freezers and two new freezers. They are highly energy efficient, ensuring we reduce our overhead costs whilst ensuring high quality cooling for produce we collect and redistribute. Our original fridges were very kindly donated to us by The Secret Cellar- Independent WineContinue reading “Our new freezers and fridges”

Sussex Community Foundation Funding

We are very happy to announce that we have received funding from the Sussex Community Foundation. This funding is helped us to continue our safe deliveries service during the covid-19 crisis. They have provided us with funds for extra safety equipment, safety information, fuel for volunteers, rent and utilities support and also provided money toContinue reading “Sussex Community Foundation Funding”

A Big Thank You Waitrose & Partners East Grinstead

In February 2020 we opened our doors to the Community Fridge. To get to this stage, we had lots of help and support. We want to say a big thank you to Waitrose & Partners in East Grinstead, who very kindly donated to us a bounty of vital cleaning supplies. Little did we know atContinue reading “A Big Thank You Waitrose & Partners East Grinstead”

Welcome to The Forest Row Community Fridge

Welcome to the Forest Row Community Fridge. We are based in Forest Row, East Sussex. We redistribute surplus food items to the community to reduce food waste & tackle food poverty Why is food waste a problem? 6.6 million tonnes of food is thrown away every year in UK households (WRAP)  All the world’s nearlyContinue reading “Welcome to The Forest Row Community Fridge”