Public Good App House: Apps for Food Pantries and Food Banks

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Wed, Apr 7, 11:00 AM (PDT)

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Discover four innovative apps to help food security nonprofits manage their inventory, volunteers, and scheduling.

About this event

Food insecurity affects about a quarter of the world's population and more than 80 percent of US food banks are serving more people now than they did a year ago.

How can we apply technology towards these challenges? Join our next Public Good App House demo event and discover four apps that address food insecurity.

DEMOS

Plentiful Food Pantry Management from City Harvest

Plentiful is a pantry management and reservation tool for food pantries and the clients they serve. Plentiful provides both tools for pantries to run their pantries and communicate with clients while allowing clients to connect to pantries around them and make reservations.

Link2Feed

No one works in a non-profit to push paper and update spreadsheets; you're there to make a difference. Whether you use one solution or the entire suite, the Link2Feed software will save you hours on program administration and reporting. This means spending more time on your mission. Learn more about how Link2Feed is helping thousands of organizations increase their impact with technology.

Food Rescue Hero

Food Rescue Hero's easy-to-install app can mobilize thousands of volunteers at the touch of a screen. Innovative last-mile logistics rescues and redistributes fresh food in real-time; reducing traditional donation barriers to food retailers and delivering food directly to where people live, work and learn. 

Fresh Food Connect

Fresh Food Connect aims to build a healthy, sustainable, equitable, and local food system by creating a market for homegrown food. Fresh Food Connect is a tech-based nonprofit that works to solve the "zucchini problem," offering backyard and community gardeners the ability to easily donate their excess produce to local hunger relief organizations through our mobile app.


EVENT RESOURCES

DEMO VIDEOS

Featured Presentation

Speakers

  • Bryan Moran

    Bryan Moran

    Plentiful/City Harvest Inc

    Director of DevOps

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  • Emily Branton

    Emily Branton

    Link2Feed

    CEO

    See Bio
  • Laura Lavid

    Laura Lavid

    Fresh Food Connect

    Product and Operations Director

    See Bio
  • Anthony Levin-Decanini

    Anthony Levin-Decanini

    Food Rescue Hero

    Head of Product

    See Bio
  • Moderators

    • Steven Davidson

      Steven Davidson

      TechSoup

      TechSoup Community Manager

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    • Elijah van der Giessen

      Elijah van der Giessen

      TechSoup

      Community Manager

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    Hosts

  • Nicole Jones

    Nicole Jones

    TechSoup

    Virtual Event + Content Producer

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  • Aretha Simons

    Aretha Simons

    TechSoup

    Webinar Producer

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  • Organizer

  • Aretha Simons

    Aretha Simons

    TechSoup

    Event Producer

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