Inspiration A lot of people are starving in the rural and remote parts of the world. They don't have a basic necessity which is FOOD! Food is essentially the key to survival. Almost 1 in 9 people around the world don't have proper food and die from malnutrition. At the same time, in all the metropolitan cities, approximately 1.3 billion tons of food is being wasted. I decided to create a web application that takes the unwanted, usable, food from events, parties etc. , and make an easier way to donate the food to food banks and homeless shelters. In order to do that the

What it does

After events like parties, hackathons etc. , the web application lets the user donate food to a homeless shelter or food bank. It shows the user information about nearby homeless and food bank location depending on the food that they are donating.

How I built it

I built it using JScript, HTML and CSS. I used some tutorials and the materials from the workshops to build the web application.

Challenges I ran into

-Figuring out a way to connect all the different parts of the program together. -Understanding the programming language

Accomplishments that I'm proud of

Being able to learn a language, use the limited knowledge and create an end product.

What I learned

-Programming in html and JScript

What's next for DonATE

  • Give a larger platform with more data. -Facilitate a facility between the user and the donation center -Create a pick up service for the users in order to pick up their food.

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