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#foodcloud

# foodcloud - Saturday 30 July, 2022

'She didn't eat for 4 days to feed her baby': Irish foodbanks pushed to the limit
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

'She didn't eat for 4 days to feed her baby': Irish foodbanks pushed to the limit

Jul 30th 2022, 12:05 AM 39,553 Views 33 Comments

19% of adults had skipped meals or reduced portion size so their family can eat enough, according to Barnardos.

# foodcloud - Thursday 20 June, 2019

FoodCloud is scaling operations overseas after running pilots in three countries
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

FoodCloud is scaling operations overseas after running pilots in three countries

Jun 20th 2019, 9:51 AM 628 Views 0 Comments

The food distribution social enterprise recorded a surplus of half a million last year.

# foodcloud - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

‘It’s a bit like Ready Steady Cook’: How FoodCloud and charities are fighting food poverty in the west of Ireland
# Food For Thought
# Food For Thought

‘It’s a bit like Ready Steady Cook’: How FoodCloud and charities are fighting food poverty in the west of Ireland

Dec 25th 2018, 12:45 PM 9,847 Views 6 Comments

As charities see demand increase this Christmas, the team behind FoodCloud is making things a little easier.

# foodcloud - Monday 25 June, 2018

Concerned charity takes to the streets to provide water to homeless people as temperatures increase
# #HomelessHydration
# #HomelessHydration

Concerned charity takes to the streets to provide water to homeless people as temperatures increase

Jun 25th 2018, 5:47 PM 9,720 Views 23 Comments

This week homeless charity ICHH are supplying water and sunscreen to homeless people in need in Dublin

# foodcloud - Friday 5 January, 2018

7 things you didn't know about my job: Helping surplus food get to people who need it
# Foodcloud
# Foodcloud

7 things you didn't know about my job: Helping surplus food get to people who need it

Jan 5th 2018, 2:25 PM 1,444 Views 0 Comments

Darragh Doyle of FoodCloud tells the story of how reading an email accidentally changed his career.

# foodcloud - Thursday 24 August, 2017

'When we launched FoodCloud it didn't work at all. We had to go back to the drawing board'
# Foodcloud
# Foodcloud

'When we launched FoodCloud it didn't work at all. We had to go back to the drawing board'

Aug 24th 2017, 2:05 PM 1,340 Views 0 Comments

Iseult Ward chats about FoodCloud’s rocky launch and why she would like to hire Richard Branson.

# foodcloud - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'One million tonnes of food are wasted in Ireland each year, people know that's wrong'
# Social Entrepreneurs
# Social Entrepreneurs

'One million tonnes of food are wasted in Ireland each year, people know that's wrong'

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:15 AM 11,981 Views 22 Comments

FoodCloud, an organisation helping to combat this, has gone from strength to strength in the last five years.

# foodcloud - Thursday 23 February, 2017

The co-founder of Ryanair has joined the board of Dublin startup FoodCloud
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

The co-founder of Ryanair has joined the board of Dublin startup FoodCloud

Feb 23rd 2017, 5:17 PM 1,705 Views 0 Comments

The non-profit organisation helps businesses redistribute surplus food to charities.

# foodcloud - Sunday 26 June, 2016

How does it feel to pitch to Richard Branson for €1.2m? This Irish company is about to find out...
# Foodcloud
# Foodcloud

How does it feel to pitch to Richard Branson for €1.2m? This Irish company is about to find out...

Jun 26th 2016, 9:45 AM 57,170 Views 15 Comments

Foodcloud’s Iseult Ward is among six finalists who will pitch to the Virgin Group founder for a share of the €1.2 million prize.

# foodcloud - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food?
# Wasteful
# Wasteful

Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food?

May 31st 2015, 7:00 AM 17,159 Views 69 Comments

France introduced a similar law recently.

# foodcloud - Thursday 13 November, 2014

How two students saved enough food for 325,000 meals from the rubbish
# Social Entrepreneurs
# Social Entrepreneurs

How two students saved enough food for 325,000 meals from the rubbish

Nov 13th 2014, 7:30 AM 16,831 Views 18 Comments

Meet some of Ireland’s most promising “social entrepreneurs” who were awarded for their work last night.

# foodcloud - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Tesco donates 60,000 meals to charity ... through an app
# Every Little Helps
# Every Little Helps

Tesco donates 60,000 meals to charity ... through an app

Jul 1st 2014, 4:50 PM 11,627 Views 19 Comments

Foodcloud enables businesses to donate their excess food to charity.

# foodcloud - Friday 28 March, 2014

This infographic shows just how much food we waste
# Foodcloud
# Foodcloud

This infographic shows just how much food we waste

Mar 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,471 Views 16 Comments

1.3bn tonnes, in fact.

# foodcloud - Sunday 23 March, 2014

One million tonnes of food is wasted in Ireland every year
# Waste Not Want Not
# Waste Not Want Not

One million tonnes of food is wasted in Ireland every year

Mar 23rd 2014, 10:15 AM 10,362 Views 44 Comments

FoodCloud is calling on Irish people to reduce food waste.

# foodcloud - Friday 1 November, 2013

Fascinating Web Summit start-ups you need to hear about
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

Fascinating Web Summit start-ups you need to hear about

Nov 1st 2013, 3:45 PM 9,309 Views 13 Comments

Need an app that makes children help out around the house? Or one that allows you browse the internet on your phone without a data connection?