Tag Archives: Boston Globe

What’s going on around here? (Spring 2016 edition)

New food donors: Google has joined us as a Prepared Foods partner, and we’re now picking up surplus meals from their Kendall Square office’s storied dining area. Chipotle in Central Square is now contributing surplus Prepared Foods. Trader Joe’s in Needham … Continue reading

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Boston Globe feature on our school-based food access work!

Alanna Mallon hands out onions at the K-Lo Market. PHOTO: Dina Rudick, Globe Staff This feature in today’s Boston Globe covers our Cambridge Weekend Backpack Program, our three in-school free “markets”, our Take Home Tuesdays initiative, and our brand-new Family … Continue reading

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What’s going on around here? (Winter 2016 edition)

New freezer van to expand Prepared Food Rescue! Thank you, voters! Cambridge residents ages 12 & up had the opportunity to vote directly on how to spend $600,000 of the City’s capital budget. The Prepared Food Rescue Freezer Van proposal won more … Continue reading

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What’s going on around here? (Spring 2015 edition)

New food donor! We now collect fresh, healthy prepared foods from MIT’s Masseeh Dining Hall every week. 6 new food recipient programs! We now provide food for: the K-Lo Market, a new school-based pantry we co-founded in Cambridge the food pantry and the Senior … Continue reading

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Boston Globe talks to Doug Rauch of Daily Table and…our own Sasha Purpura!

Thanks to The Boston Globe for reporting on food rescue, hunger, and waste! This article shines a light on the newly-opened nonprofit grocery store Daily Table in Dorchester, and includes comments from our own Sasha Purpura on the value of food rescue: Daily … Continue reading

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