The aims of Reading Freegle are:
- To keep reusable items out of landfill
- To support local community groups working in the area of recycling
- To support volunteers working for local Freegle groups
- To inform and educate the public about recycling
- To promote sustainable waste management practices
Each Freegle local group is run independently and has been affiliated to Freegle UK.
The local volunteers who run each group are the official members of Freegle UK.
Freegle UK provides central services to these volunteers and their groups.