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TribLive | 412 Food Rescue app is gaining national attention

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On the small, streamlined scale at which 412 Food Rescue operates, the model is a new one. As such, the organization is still learning what works. By Ian Thomas Given its...

Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle | Mitzvah Day 2017 is a family volunteering affair

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More than 1,000 volunteers signed up for slots at nearly 100 sites throughout the city. By ADAM REINHERZ Mitzvah Day is also “fun,” said Abby Blank, a 12-year-old who spent Monday...

TRIB | Shady Side Academy students take close look at world problems on Global Action Day

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Students last month studied some of the world's most prevalent problems and learned ways to combat them. By TAWNYA PANIZZI Hana Uman of 412 Food Rescue was the guest speaker who...

The Pittsburgh Marathon | RUN FOR A REASON: MELINDA’S STORY

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Melinda Angeles started volunteering for 412 Food Rescue after learning about it through the Sustainability Green Team of Allegheny County. By Jordan Olander It was an opportunity for free registration to...

The CEO Library | Book-Talk with Leah Lizarondo, Food Waste Fighter

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1 in 7 people goes hungry while 40% of food is wasted – these should be contradictory facts, but they’re not. By The CEO Library Through technology that mobilizes more...

Good Food Pittsburgh | 412 Food Rescue Harnesses Pittsburgh’s Technology Scene for Good

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In the two years since its launch, 412 Food Rescue has salvaged nearly 2 million pounds of food from going to waste in Allegheny County. By Madeline Quigley The system that 412 Food...

TRIB | Fanfare: Rescued food gets makeover for Sunday Supper benefitting 412 Food Rescue

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Renowned chefs from across the country. Ten courses ranging from squash panzanella salad to charcoal tempura. By  KATE BENZ Back in 2015, they came up with an idea: take perfectly good,...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Sunday Supper with 412 Food Rescue

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The organization has saved more than 1.5 million pounds of food since its inception in 2015. By  NATALIE BENCIVENGA The sold-out event featured a 10-course (yes, you read that right!) meal...

Next Pittsburgh | James Beard chefs come to the “rescue” of wasted food in Pittsburgh

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The United States alone wastes $218 billion worth of food each year. By  Ryan Rydzewski The organization’s second annual fundraiser — held Sunday night in LUXE Creative’s 21,000-square-foot loft —...

Progressive Grocer | Grocers Make Sustainable Visions Reality

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These days, it isn’t enough for a company just to do business — it has to conduct itself as a responsible corporate citizen. By Bridget Goldschmidt Giant Eagle, meanwhile, has in...

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