This incredible community is composed of generous, passionate, and determined people—like you—from all around the world. They’re world changers and history makers. And you’re going to fit right in. Our campaigners have done some pretty amazing things to raise money for combating food waste and food insecurity. And they’re thinking of new things to do every day. What will you do? It only takes a minute to set up a campaign: Decide what to do. Provide a short description. Pick a photo. Set a goal. And just like that, you’ll be ready to start raising money to help eradicate food waste, food insecurity, and food deserts while helping people and the environment along the way.
Learn more about the number one material being sent to landfills in the United States
THE NUMBERS ARE ALARMING
In the United States, there is more food in landfills than plastics or paper. While food waste happens throughout the supply chain (from the farm to the table), a whopping 83 percent occurs at restaurants and homes.
Hear how we are combating the problem while bringing nutritional meals to food deserts
THE SOLUTION IS IN SIGHT
Get an inside scoop on the road we've traveled to begin wiping food deserts off the map
When we started this journey our primary service area was literally our street in our neighborhood. Fast forward a couple of years, and our primary service area became the Frayser community in Memphis, Tennessee.
Add another two years, and although our primary service area is still Shelby County, Tennessee, our reach is continuously growing and has also begun to impact the Mississippi – Delta, Mississippi – Gulf Coast, and Missouri! And our growth is fueled by generous individuals like you!
Become A Future Leader And Environmental Change Influencer In Our Global Community
THE CHILDREN ARE THE FUTURE
We realize that in order to have sustainable success in our global fight, the youth must be educated, inspired, then empowered to take the lead.
The ‘JFWC HEYY!‘ initiative is designed to creatively engage and challenge youth to be the change they want to see in their homes, schools, and communities through practical, proven, hands-on activities that reinforce basic principles such as: Caring about their future, their planet, and others.