New Appointment - Welcome To The Team Emma!

CFINE is delighted to announce that Emma Bellu, presently CEO of Absafe, is joining the staff team as Depute Chief Executive (Strategy) starting on 29/7/19. A very welcome addition to the CFINE staff team given the ever increasing demands from an increasing number of beneficiaries, with increased complexity of needs, on our support and services. All at CFINE are looking forward to welcoming, and working with, Emma. Read more

Fairer Aberdeenshire Fund

Read more about our future developments in the Shire. Read more

Torry Tasters

Find out more about the Torry Tasters initiative that aims to increase pupils' vegetable consumption and school meal uptake. Read more

Fairer Aberdeen Fund

CFINE's projects will be funded by the Fairer Aberdeen Fund that allows our charity to further develop our support services in the community Read more

Work together to make the world a better place

On the 28th September, CFINE held the 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning' in the Cook at the Nook training kitchen to raise funds for people facing cancer. Read more

Access to Sanitary Products

CFINE was asked by The Scottish Government to operate a pilot scheme and fight 'period poverty'. Due to the success of the pilot, funds have been allocated to Scotland to support those in need. Read more

A visit to Nick’s garden

Our CEO and volunteers paid a visit to Nick and Penny Orpwood's fruit, vegetables and flower garden. Read about their day Read more

Aberdeen awarded funding to run Veg Cities Campaign

New Veg Cities campaign headed by Granite City Good Food! Read more

Aberdeen Standard Investments Volunteer Day

Aberdeen Standard Investments spent the day volunteering at CFINE, find out how they got on! Read more

Aberdeen Wins National Good Food Award!

Aberdeen has become the first city in Scotland and one of just a handful of cities in the UK to win a prestigious Sustainable Food Cities award. Read more

TechnipFMC Employees Hold Food Drive to Support CFINE

This week CFINE were delighted to accept a large quantity of food donations from TechnipFMC employees. Read more

CFINE's Access to Sanitary Product pilot - a huge success!

Read more about CFINE's innovative pilot and how it has highlighted Scotland as world-leader in tackling period poverty! Read more

The VegBag - Getting Communities Growing in Aberdeen

Something exciting is happening just now around Aberdeen. The VegBag is a simple, innovative project aimed at encouraging folk from across the city to get involved in growing their own vegetables at home. Read more

CFINE Volunteer explains Tuk In mobile community cafe

Find out more about our adorable Tuk Tuk! Read more

Tuk In At Grampian Pride 2018

Find out how our mobile community cafe made an impression at Grampian Pride. Read more

Cooking on a Budget, Building Confidence | Good Food Nation

Find out how investment from the Scottish Government Good Food Nation Fund has helped us develop Cook at the 'Nook, our community training kitchen! Read more

Aberdeen Football Club - recipe for success!

Fantastic night in the kitchen recently with some supporters of the Famous Aberdeen Football Club. Read more

Tackling Poverty One Meal at a Time

An innovation story for AIM2Flourish. Read more

HomeStart Volunteers Cook Up A Feast!

Volunteers from HomeStart enjoyed an afternoon and evening of cooking in CFINE’s training kitchen, Cook at the ‘Nook. Read more

Food and Fun!

CFINE were involved in a successful Easter Food and Fun initiative at Bramble Brae Primary. Read more

Busy Time of Year at the Allotment

Sean and Susan have been busy at work on their allotment in Aberdeen. Read more

Tuk In Easter Extravaganza!

Tuk In, our mobile community café visited Fersand's and Fountain Community Project to help them celebrate the beginning of their Easter holidays! Read more

SUGAR SMART Programme at Aberdeen Primary School

Local school pilots new SUGAR SMART programme! Read more

FareShare launches Feed People First campaign

Help us tell the Government to get food to those in need. Read more