Tag Archives: Ride For Food

What We’re Up To: Spring 2017 Edition

People We’ve hired: Field of Greens Farmer Managers Theresa Strachila and Seth Terramane We’re hiring: an Auction Manager (a temporary position) We’re recruiting new members for the Board of Directors We’re looking for riders for the Ride for Food fundraiser … Continue reading

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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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Spotlight on: Chandra Cantor & Borealis Community Yoga

We’d like to give a shoutout to Chandra Cantor and the team over at Borealis Community Yoga who recently hosted a community yoga class to benefit Food For Free, raising over $1400 and helped spread awareness about food access, food insecurity, and food rescue … Continue reading

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

Great news from our programs: We just kicked off #TakeHomeTuesdays at K-Lo Market, offering delicious, nutritious prepared foods (rescued from Harvard, Whole Foods, & others) in convenient, family-sized portions, to support hardworking families and help kids come to school well fed and ready to learn. … Continue reading

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Why I Ride (meet our Ride for Food team!)

With less than a month to go until The Ride For Food (coming up on September 20!), we’d like to you to meet just a few of our inspiring riders as they share why they ride: 10 miles: FIRST TIMER “I didn’t learn to ride … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways to Embrace the Summer, Food For Free Style!

Finally, spring is here and summer’s on the way! What does summer mean for our Food Rescue work? At Food For Free, summer is the season to: 1. Grow food for those in need. Our Field of Greens kicked the season … Continue reading

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What’s going on around here? (Fall 2014 edition)

We’ve been busy this summer and fall! What have we been up to? We: Added 20 new recipient agencies since January. We’re up to 107 agencies served!   Expanded service into high-need towns and neighborhoods. We are now serving several new cities and neighborhoods: Malden, … Continue reading

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Hurrah for this year’s Ride for Food team!

Hurrah for this year’s team of amazing bike riders, who helped us raise over $20,000 for Produce Rescue! Click below for some great pictures of our team:   Post by Food For Free.

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Get your ride on!

Mark your calendar, tune-up your bike, and put your sunblock on! (Ok, you can probably wait on the last one.) This year’s Three Squares New England Ride for Food is September 21, 2014. What is the Ride For Food? The … Continue reading

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We Did It!

Thanks to a group of 20 riders/fundraisers and a total of over 200 supporters, we were able to raise over $13,000 through the Three Squares New England Ride for Food! Here’s what’s so cool about that… Because of this event, … Continue reading

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