Lagos
Food Bank
Initiative
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Hunger is the
world’s great
solvable problem
As complex as it may seem, by working
together we can beat hunger, improve
food security and our food systems.
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Feeding
the future
With our School Feeding Program,
we reduce dropout rate among students
while increasing their academic
performance.
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Support Lagos
Food Bank’s TEFAP
(Temporary Emergency
Food Assistance Program)
We believe no one should go to bed hungry. Read More
Impacted
Over 1.6 million
Beneficiaries
We address immediate food
needs and operate long term
programs simultaneously.
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We Reduce
Food Waste
We rescue, pack, transport and deliver
nutritious food to vulnerable families,
public schools, the destitute, malnourished
people in and outside Lagos.
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Nutrition is
our Priority
Our nutrition experts are
dedicated to monitoring the
nutritional needs of our
beneficiaries.
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Fighting Diet
Related Diseases
in Low-Income
Communities
We provide a constant supply of
appropriate nutritious food for people
living with diabetes within low-income
communities to live a healthier life.
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Bridging
unemployment
gap
We connect our beneficiaries to
prospective employers and organize
skill acquisition program.
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Our Impact

138

Communities Reached

12000

Registered Volunteers

1600000

Beneficiaries Impacted

6

Active Programs

Food Banking & Farming

With support from individuals and corporate donors through the Lagos Food Bank Farm Funds, we create sustainable means of nutrition by establishing, supporting livestock and crop farming programs within our selected communities.

We strongly believe Food is essential to human existence. We are determined create conditions that will allow people to thrive, systems that seeks to alleviate hunger and combat aspects of multi-dimensional poverty by delivering food and disaster relief items. We champion food banking system in a front line model in the following ways:

  • School feeding
  • Community Nutrition based interventions
  • Urban farming
  • Job placement for beneficiary resilience and self sustenance
  • Daily Mobile Pantry Services
  • Walk-in-beneficiaries

Become A Volunteer

Help make a difference and touch so many lives in your very own Lagos.

Become A Corporate Partner

We welcome all types of corporate partnership that can facilitate our humanitarian services to under served communities.

Send Donations

Our donation options offer easy ways to donate. Make a one-time gift or ask about scheduling monthly donations.

Become a Beneficiary NGO

We work with non-profits like community development NGOs and other organizations that provide emergency food assistance to people in need.

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About Lagos Food Bank

Fighting Hunger & Malnutrition

Lagos Food Bank is a non-profit, nutrition-focused initiative committed to fighting hunger, reducing food waste and solving the problem of malnutrition through targeted programs that seek to improve the nutrition/food intake of pregnant women and their infants who are not able to get the required nutrient during pregnancy and breastfeeding of their babies.

Our primary goal at LFBI is to reach out to:

  • Children from ages 0-16
  • Pregnant women and Lactating mothers
  • Patients of diet related diseases
  • Seniors from ages 50 years and above
  • Destitute
  • Extremely indigent families
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On-Going Programs

Learn About Our Programs

EDUFOOD

Education Enhancement Intervention for Food Insecure Students, (EDUFOOD) is a program that seeks to improve the nutritional status and health of food insecure students. It is also geared towards increasing school attendance, reducing dropout rates and increasing the children’s ability to concentrate and comprehend in class. This program will also

Family Farming Program

Lagos is densely populated and only produces 3% of the food it needs. Through our Family Farming program we promote food security and sustainable livelihoods by identifying households in need for long-term nutrition and livelihood support especially women and youth. Our Family Farming program focuses on farming vegetables, snails and

Job Placement Programme

The job placement program is an innovative approach adopted by Lagos Food Bank to achieve its goal in solving underlying causes of hunger and malnutrition which include poverty and unemployment. This program is geared towards ensuring our beneficiaries get jobs to enable them to fend for themselves, contribute to the

NIDS

Nutrition Intervention for Diabetes Self-management (NIDS), for indigent adults living with diabetes, is a two year (2020-2022) program that seeks to improve the glycemic control of people living with diabetes (PLD) in low-income communities by providing them with free diabetes-appropriate meals or foodstuff. The Vision: To solve the problem of

NUMEPLAN

Nutritious Meal Plan Intervention for Vulnerable Mothers and Children, (NUMEPLAN) is a program that seeks to improve the nutrition of vulnerable mothers and children living in underserved communities in Lagos State. It pursues to ensure that they have sufficient intake of required nutrients and food for optimal growth, function and

TEFAP

Our Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program(TEFAP) is a program targeted at providing immediate food, nutrition and relief assistance to families in low cost communities in Lagos and its environs at no cost. These materials provided can sustain each family of 5 for about 2-4 weeks. Having reached over 120 communities

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    About Lagos Food Bank

    Our Core Values

    • Commitment: We are committed to solving hunger induced problems and providing related services
    • Compassion: We are motivated by compassion to reach out to the poor
    • Community: We collaborate with others who share our goals of a poverty free nation
    • Connection: We build a community of people that connect with the needs of the most vulnerable in the society
    • Contribution: We do whatever it takes to add value and contribute to deliver more services to our beneficiaries through shared goals and mutual support
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    About lagos Food bank

    Our Vision & Mission

    To be the Nation’s leading Domestic Hunger relief organization that provides access to sufficient and nutritious food for all.

    There are two parts to our Mission:

    • To act as a front-line agency assisting those struggling with malnutrition and hunger across the country.
    • To act as a food warehouse with branches in all the 20 Local governments in Lagos and to work with other agencies that assist people in need
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    4Dec
    Time: 08.00 AM To 04.00 PM

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    20Nov
    Time: 07.00 AM To 02.00 PM

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    6Nov
    Time: 09.00 AM To 02.00 PM

    VOLUNTEER CERTIFICATE COLLECTION CEREMONY (VCCC)

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