Where a product bears the Waitrose Foundation label, approximately 2% or equivalent1 of the retail sale price of that product is channelled through our implementing partners* to invest in community development projects which support workers on the farms we source these products from.
In 2022/23 the Foundation investment2 that was accrued for the Foundation and provided to implementation partners was split as follows:
*Waitrose Foundation South Africa - £1,240,605 (53%)
Farm Africa - £824,520 (35.3%)
Blue Skies Foundation - £140,000 (6%)
United Purpose - £102,413 (4.4%)
Fruktus Foundation - £31,670 (1.4%)
You can find out more about the Waitrose Foundation here.