It’s estimated that 50% of food in America ends up being wasted. These groups make sure local, healthy food is saved and redistributed.
Find about opportunities to feed yourself and help end hunger in Long Beach.
Food rescue program that works with businesses and large institutions to gather food that would be wasted and re-distributes it to food banks.
This document lists food banks and hot meals in Long Beach.
A free monthly event on the first Saturday of the month to exchange backyard and garden-grown fruits and vegetables. Contact us for info on current swaps, and how to start your own sharing networks in your neighborhood to help reduce food waste.
Grow, gather and share fresh produce from home gardens to be donated to food banks and other charitable projects.
This project currently rescues produce from the Sunday farmers market and re-distributes to food banks.
Cook and share vegan/vegetarian meals on Friday afternoons.
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Volunteer group that packs free meals to distribute to those in need.