• Transfernation's New App Seeks to Reduce Food Insecurity in Urban Areas

    5 monthes ago - By Food Tank

    Photographs courtesy of Transfernation.
    Transfernation , a New York City non-profit, recently launched an app to help reduce hunger in America's urban centers. As the first tech-based, on-demand food redistribution system in the city, Transfernation diverts 1.5-2.7 metric tons of food per week from landfills and distributes it to local homeless shelters, church feeding programs, and soup kitchens.
    The app connects established systems and food distributors across the city in real time. Volunteers and independent contractors from transportation networks like Uber and Lyft can pick up and...
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