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Allen County Food Waste Group

Our first meeting was a success!

The next step will be our FOOD WASTE SUMMIT.  For information and to RSVP go here.

The spectrum of stakeholders involved in food waste reduction is broad, and was well represented at our first meeting October 4th. Please help us spread the word to grow our reach even further! If you know a farmer, grocer, chef, events coordinator, cafeteria, business, nonprofit, or anyone that is interested to sending less food to the landfill and feeding those in need, please invite them to join us.  Watch for announcements of future events!

Many topics were touched on briefly.  Here is a list of resources to get more in-depth information.

A donation received by Community Harvest Food Bank.

Connecting with each other was a theme that emerged as very important to our stakeholders.  Here is the list of attendees:


If you are interested in REDUCING food waste, consider asking your grocery to sell "ugly" produce.
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