40% of food in the U.S. goes uneaten and that could feed 25,000,000 Americans. 1 in 6 people in America face hunger and food insecurity exists in every county in America. Thus, our goal is to reduce food waste and redirect it towards feeding the hungry people in our community.
What it does
Provides a platform so that businesses and non-profit organizations can connect. Whenever a business has leftover food, they can send a text and email notification to the non-profit organizations that have subscribed to their updates so they can come pick up the leftover food.
How we built it
Technical challenges we faced
Email and text message notifications via the Mailgun and Twilio APIs, respectively