Join the largest student movement against hunger in changing the norm from food waste to food recovery.


Food Recovery Network unites students on college campuses to fight food waste and hunger by recovering perishable food that would otherwise go to waste from their campuses and communities and donating it to people in need.


2017 national food recovery dialogue

second annual national food recovery dialogue to take place this november

We're baaaack! The nation's largest student food waste meeting is taking place this year underKeep up-to-date on all of the happenings related to this year's NFRD! We'll be featuring new events, speakers, and information in the link below.

#FRNZerowaste - Jessica Felix-Romero's zero waste challenge

Join waste frn board member, Jessica Felix-Romero from farmworker Justice in her month of Waste reduction!

Food Recovery Network and Farmworker Justice's Jessica Felix-Romero are teaming up to promote a zero-waste lifestyle. In June, Jessica will be leading the charge by living a month using as little landfill waste as possible, and donating for waste she does make. She wants to educate on how living zero-waste can be a simple change and to shed light on the impacts of waste, inspiring others to join the cause.

#FRN5Years- 5 Year Stories


Food Recovery network turns 5

2017 is an exciting year for Food Recovery Network. This September, our organization turned five years old. That means we're celebrating five years of donating perfectly good surplus food to people who need it most. We're celebrating five years of feeding people, not landfills. 


FRN recognized for social media initiatives

Be Waste Wise, an organization dedicated to highlighting initiatives dedicated to highlighting waste solutions worldwide, published their 2017 Be Waste Wise Pioneers, which, "[...] recognizes 30 organizations and 30 individuals that are using social media effectively to share their stories and solutions. 

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