FOOD RECOVERY NETWORK REACHES 2 MILLION POUNDS OF FOOD RECOVERED FOR THOSE IN NEED
College Park, Maryland - Food Recovery Network has officially recovered over 2 million pounds of surplus food, that would have otherwise gone to waste, for those in need. FRN is a network of college students across the country who package perfectly good surplus food from their campus dining halls and surrounding businesses. The collective commitment of these students to fighting food waste and hunger enabled FRN to achieve the biggest milestone since recoveries began.
Pittsburgh to host student-led food waste activities on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22
Pittsburgh, PA — In celebration of Earth Day this Saturday, April 22, Pittsburgh will be home to a series of activities focused on identifying causes and solutions to America’s food waste problems, led by student leaders from across the country who have gathered in the Steel City to compete at an annual national scholarship competition.
FOOD RECOVERY NETWORK AND MOVE FOR HUNGER JOIN FORCES TO REDUCE FOOD WASTEAND FIGHT HUNGER ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES
COLLEGE PARK, MD & ASBURY PARK, NJ – Food Recovery Network, the largest student-led movement fighting food waste and hunger in the United States, and Move For Hunger, a national non-profit organization that mobilizes the relocation industry to fight hunger and reduce food waste, are partnering to collect unused, non-perishable food from students on move-out day at six college campuses this spring. This unique event, Move Out For Hunger, marks the first collaborative effort between two organizations who provide sustainable solutions to food waste and hunger in the United States.
MOM’s Organic Market CFO and Bon Appétit Management Company Food Waste Expert Join Food Recovery Network’s Board of Directors
WASHINGTON,D.C .- January 30th, 2017 - Food Recovery Network (FRN) is proud to announce two new additions to its esteemed Board of Directors: Kelly Moler, CFO of MOM’s Organic Market, and Claire Cummings, the first-ever Wastes Program Manager for Bon Appétit Management Company (BAMCO). For Regina Northouse, Executive Director of FRN, the confirmations of Ms. Moler and Ms. Cummings come at the perfect time. “FRN has moved from a startup student club to a nationally recognized leader in the food recovery space,” says Northouse who joined the organization in 2015....