Fedhasa urges members to donate food

On Thursday was World Food Day, a global initiative to raise awareness around issues such as wastage.

On Thursday was World Food Day, a global initiative to raise awareness around issues such as wastage. Picture: Facebook.com.

CAPE TOWN - Hospitality association, the Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa (Fedhasa) says it encourages all its members to donate food to charities.

Fedhasa's Chris Gardiner says the hospitality industry is doing its bit to both, cut back in wasting food and in donating to Non-Governmental Organisations who help the needy.

"To ensuring that we are following best practices in purchasing locally, purchasing fresh and organic and ensuring that we are buying from the right people."

On Thursday was World Food Day, a global initiative to raise awareness around issues such as food wastage.