Package, Transport, Feed focuses on reducing food waste in New York City while feeding the hungry. We chose this issue because over 133 billion pounds of uneaten food are thrown out every year, yet 49.1 million families live in food insecure households.
What is a food insecure household?
We worked with local bakeries, who gave us their unpurchased bread at end of the day, and distributed the goods to seniors at a local senior center the next day. Additionally, we teamed up with McDonald's over spring break and fed over 120 seniors breakfast.