World Social Justice Day on 20.02.2018

Is that fair?

Tafel Germany on World Social Justice Day on 20.02.2018

Children are at risk of poverty. The poverty rate of single parents is over 40%. In addition, 25% of families with three or more children are at risk of poverty. Poor parents, poor children. Around 360,000 “Tafel “users are under the age of 18.

Is that fair?

Origin makes you poor. 26% of people with a migrant background are in acute danger of poverty. Non-immigrant persons 12%. Meanwhile, about 60% of Tafel customers are non-German. Read more World Social Justice Day on 20.02.2018

Member Meeting saxon food banks

Members of the Association of Saxon Food Banks

On 19 April 2017, the General Assembly of the National Association of  Saxon Food Banks (“TAFELN“) in Dresden. The chairman and the deputy gave an account of the activities and results of your work during the past year. Particularly noteworthy here is the high appreciation and confidence which representatives of the Saxonian policy place in the work of the panels of the Free State. We were also pleased that we were able to welcome Imke Eisenblätter, Deputy Chairman  German Food Banks to the Annual General Meeting.  Behind the Saxon Food Banks are achievements, regional food banks, and the logistics, which in 2016 about approximately 1.000 t goods from producers and the trade changed and distributed. Regional panels collected about 15,000 tonnes of food from the markets in 2016 in the free market to redistribute them to the needy. The free-market Saxony can also point to outstanding results in efforts to eliminate food. In the next few years, the panels will have to pay a lot of attention to the uniform external representation and the recognition value of the MARKTABLE. Read more Member Meeting saxon food banks