On July 19, 2016,  I gave testimony on behalf of Community Food Rescue (CFR) in support of Montgomery County Bill 28-16, creating a  Strategic Plan to Advance Composting and Food Waste Diversion .  The Bill was introduced by Council Member, Roger Berliner. Food Recovery sits at the top of the  EPA Food Recovery Hierarchy , an inverted pyramid for handling food that is not eaten. Lower on the pyramid, food that
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Planning a special event for your business, organization, or family? You can make a real difference in Montgomery County when hiring a caterer. Community Food Rescue (CFR) provides an easy way to share unused catered food with people in need food assistance —including approximately 70,000 residents in Montgomery County.  Donating surplus food also prevents good food
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The  Montgomery County Council will hold a public hearing to discuss proposed legislation, Bill 19-16 to create a  Five Year Strategic Plan to End Food Insecurity in Montgomery County .  The goal of the plan is to reduce or eliminate food insecurity in Montgomery County. The plan will address demographic and geographic information about poverty and food support in the County including Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP), Women,Infants, and
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