Empowering local families

Your donation fuels our community service.


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What we do

Our services

Emergency Food Gifts

We partner with over 27 organisations, services and charities, providing food ‘gifts’ for them to distribute where it is needed most.

Food Rescue and distribution

We collect leftover food then redistribute it directly to local families in need and our partner charities who provide a cooked meal to people facing food insecurity.

Community Lunch

It starts with the Feed and opens up the Need.

Each Thursday 11am – 1pm we provide a Community Connection lunch for people in need of company, a lovingly cooked meal, a cuppa and a chat, ALL WELCOME!

Community Space

Point st, Bulli

Meaningful Connection

We provide Meaningful Connection for people in need of a listening ear and also connect them with a variety of services who can assist with what is needed at the time.

Food Programs


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frequently asked questions


  • Are donations tax deductible?

    Yes they sure are!

    Need a Feed is registered with the ACNC and has DGR (Deductible gift recipient) status, donations over $2 are tax deductible

  • How can I get involved?

    Get Involved” tab on our web site you will find a volunteer form, please complete it and we will be in touch, thank you!

  • Where can I donate food?

    We have many drop off points throughout the Illawarra.

    Check out our social media for the latest locations or drop to Northern Illawarra Uniting church, corner of the Princes Hwy and Point St, Bulli

  • I need help with food, how can I access your service?

    We are here to help you in the best way we can with the resources we have available.

    Please email weprovide@needafeed.org for more info, thank you!

  • What does my financial contribution go towards?

    Your financial support enables us to keep providing meals and food ‘gifts’ to local families facing food insecurity.