Alex Makes Meals: 2022 Winner – Healthy and fair society

Last updated: 9 December 2022
close up of black apron with Alex Makes Meals in white draped over a stainless steel commercial kitchen bench Alex Makes Meals is the Community Champion award winner in the Premier's Sustainability Awards 2022 – Healthy and fair society category.

Alex Makes Meals started with a lasagne and has grown from a one-man operation to a movement which aims to provide nutritious, tasty meals for the homeless and vulnerable.

Powered by volunteers and generous donations, Alex Makes Meals feeds disadvantaged youth, people who are homeless, international students, medical staff and other frontline workers, helping people to retain their dignity through a personal crisis.

Over the past two years, Alex Makes Meals has produced and delivered over 500,000 meals and aims to increase this aid even further.

Alex Makes Meals is driven by the desire to make a difference in our community by promoting good health, increasing accessibility to food, and reducing poverty and social inequality.

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