ELP Bronze Achiever - Boulder Food Rescue

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Boulder Food Rescue

Boulder Food Rescue redistributes healthy food that would otherwise be wasted from businesses such as grocery stores to low-income communities, by bicycle.
  • Redistributes 1,300 lbs. of food per day in Boulder alone with the power of 150 volunteers.
  • Conducted the first City of Boulder Food Waste Audit in 2016.
  • 88% of pick ups completed by bike.
  • 1.3 million pounds of food redistributed total.