BRAFB and Healthy Community

The BRAFB (Brighton Regional Area Food Bank) stands as a pillar of support for our community’s well-being, dedicated to addressing the crucial issue of food insecurity. In our relentless pursuit of a healthier and stronger community, we recognise that access to nutritious food is a fundamental right that contributes to overall health and quality of life.

The BRAFB plays an essential role in bridging the gap between food availability and those facing economic challenges.

Our commitment to the community goes beyond providing sustenance; it encompasses a mission to empower individuals and families with the resources needed for a balanced and nourishing diet.

Through strategic partnerships with local farmers, businesses, and volunteers, the BRAFB is able to offer a wide variety of fresh and wholesome food items. This approach not only supports local economies but also ensures that our community members receive food that is not only filling but also contributes to their nutritional needs.

Recognising the importance of education, the BRAFB implements initiatives to enhance nutritional knowledge and promote healthier eating habits. Workshops, cooking classes, and resources on meal planning are provided to empower individuals to make informed dietary choices, thereby positively impacting their long-term health.

Furthermore, the BRAFB’s commitment extends to reducing food waste and environmental impact. By redistributing surplus food to those in need, we strive to alleviate hunger while also contributing to a more sustainable food system.