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20 Cause-Driven Food Initiatives

From Well-Wasted Cuisine to Organic Food Giveaways

— August 12, 2014 — Lifestyle
Empowering culinary education, organic food giveaways and crime-fighting eating contests are just some of these cause-driven food sponsorship examples.

A memorable example from this list includes Create Foundation, a social enterprise whose work helps to support communities in need. The UK-based organization works out of Liverpool, Leeds, Doncaster and Sunderland and provides job and learning opportunities to less fortunate individuals.

Another standout from this list of cause-driven food sponsorship examples is the NYFoods Egg Change Project. The initiative aims to provide quality, local and organic egg products for those in need. The project operates on a "buy one, give one" model and makes organic food accessible for less fortunate community members whenever you purchase a dozen of organic eggs.
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Charitable Cheese Packaging
Charitable Cheese Packaging
The Primula Just Say Cheese Wrappers Raise Money for Make-A-Wish
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Free Pancake Promotions
Free Pancake Promotions
This Promotion Celebrates National Pancake Day 2016
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Philanthropic Vegan Eateries
Philanthropic Vegan Eateries
This Charity Business Donates 100% of Profits to Support Causes
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Crimefighting Eating Contests
Crimefighting Eating Contests
This Doughnut-Eating Contest Was Held to Tackle Crime
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AIDS Awareness Menus
AIDS Awareness Menus
The 'Triple Zone Red' Menu was Created to Raise Monetary Donations for AIDS
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Community-Ownership Organizations
Community-Ownership Organizations
Plunkett Foundation Works in Rural Parts of the United Kingdom
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Festival Froyo Trucks
Festival Froyo Trucks
The Sweetly-Twisted Froyo Truck Frequents Community Events
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Cause-Driven Cakes
Cause-Driven Cakes
Baked is a Social Enterprise with a Delicious Mission and Mantra
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Philanthropic Mustard Bottles
Philanthropic Mustard Bottles
Shop412 and Heinz Team Up to Create a Limited Bottle for Charity
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Empowering Culinary Education
Empowering Culinary Education
Knead-To-Feed is a Social Enterprise Specializing in Artisan Breads
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Artistic Beer Sponsorships
Artistic Beer Sponsorships
This Museum Opening Celebrates the Dutch Roots of Van Gogh and Heineken
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Community-Driven Produce Projects
Community-Driven Produce Projects
Just Food Gives Access to Healthy Foods in Underserved Urbanity
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Charitable Cartoon Cat Macarons
Charitable Cartoon Cat Macarons
The Pierre Hermé Hello Kitty Macarons Benefit Make-A-Wish HK
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Local Food-Sourced Events
Local Food-Sourced Events
Serendipity Catering Offers Seasonal Produce to Create Specialized Menus
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Work-Based Catering Academies
Work-Based Catering Academies
Create Foundation Works with Marginalized Communities
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Organic Food Giveaways
Organic Food Giveaways
The NYFoods Egg Change Project Fosters the One-for-One Model
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Food Desert Distributors
Food Desert Distributors
The Corbin Hill Road Farm Supplies Fresh Produce to Those in Need
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Pay-As-You-Feel Cafes
Pay-As-You-Feel Cafes
The Real Junk Food Project in the United Kingdom Offers Services by Donation
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Depression-Fighting Pop-Up Bakeries
Depression-Fighting Pop-Up Bakeries
The Depressed Cake Shop Raises Depression Awareness
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Well-Wasted Cuisine
Well-Wasted Cuisine
FoodCycle Uses Surplus to Feed Local Communities
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