Since February 2017 the children have had remarkable success for their initiative. Our highlights:
Featured in Time Out Online gaining 87,000 + views
Featured in the Metro Online with the title “The schoolchildren fighting food waste from their playground by selling wonky veg to parents”
Launched our successful crowdfunding campaign for a shipping container to store more surplus food. The campaign exceeded its target, hitting £5,556.
Included in Crowdfunders favourite projects offering sustainable solutions to food waste.
Built network of volunteers including a collection arrangement once a week from Polytek (the UK’s leading International Building Services Company)
Won Business Launchpad Eco Business of the year 2017
Mayor of London City Pitch School Winners
Saved in total an amazing est. 2,695 kg from landfill in just under 12 months. That’s the same weight as an African Forest Elephant!
Forged partnerships with London’s biggest food waste charities such as City Harvest and Plan Z Heroes
Launched this Christmas their own wonky chutney to sell to support their social enterprise
Won the ‘Changemakers International Category’ of the #FoodWasteAwards