Tag Archives: Ryan Lee

2015: A very good year!

HOW MUCH FOOD did we distribute in 2015? Through our Food Rescue and Distribution programs, Food For Free distributed 2 million lbs of food in 2015! In 2014, that number was 1.5 million lbs.  In 2013, it was 1 million. No doubt about it: Food … 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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Spotlight On: 10 Tons in 10 Days

This post is written by Food For Free Intern Chelsea Westra. In the midst of this holiday season, we are grateful for the hard work and beautiful produce provided through the Boston Area Gleaner’s (BAG) second-annual 10 Tons in 10 Days … Continue reading

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

New food donors! The dining hall at Harvard Medical School joins the Harvard University main campus by donating prepared foods Bagelsaurus (best bagels of 2015, according to Boston Magazine!) is now contributing baked goods New food recipient programs! We now provide food for: St. Francis House, a homeless shelter in Downtown … Continue reading

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Welcome Ryan Lee, Operations Director!

Ryan recently sat down with Food For Free staff member Ross Richmond to share his story: Ross: Tell us how you got started doing anti-hunger work. Ryan: After working for the Peace Corps, I moved to Boston and began working at … 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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