New Delhi – Feeding India(FI), installed 47 community fridges in residential complexes, markets and RWAs, across 19 cities including New Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Gurgaon, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Ghaziabad, Nagpur, Jaipur, Ranchi, Kanpur and Patna, through Happy Fridge’ programme, a company release said.
Each fridge has the capacity to serve over 1500 meals a month.
With a network of more than 22 thousand volunteers present across 80 cities in India, Feeding India has served over 2.5 crore meals to the underserved in last 5 years.
Through the programme, anyone can put their food in the fridge and people in need can take food from the fridge.
“We involve residents to re-distribute consumable healthy food to those in need, thereby reducing food wastage and also creating a dignified means”, Srishti Jain, Co-Founder Feeding India said.
The servicing and repair of the fridge are also taken care of by Feeding India and the corporate partner team.
FI became a part of Zomato’s CSR foundation in early 2019, and continues to work independently as a not-for-profit, managing its own funds.