Friendship Donations Network rescues fresh, nutritious food that would otherwise be thrown away from stores and farms and redistributes it to neighbors in need. We provide food donations to hunger relief programs that serve more than 2,000 people a week, and divert over 1,000 lbs. of good food from local landfill every day. A model of efficiency, we are almost entirely volunteer-run.
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Generous gardeners have donated 21,200 pounds of produce through FDN's Neighborhood Food Hubs since 2013! Thank you to everyone who makes this project possible.More
As part of FDN’s 30th Anniversary we’re co-sponsoring the film WASTED! The Story of Food Waste (2017) at Cinemapolis on April 11 as part of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF). Showing will begin at 6:50 p.m. followed by a panel discussion. Co-sponsored by Tompkins County Recycling and Materials Management, Cornell University Food Recovery Network, […]More