We Don’t Waste Fights Hunger
As an innovative provider of food for the hungry, We Don’t Waste collects excess food from venues, caterers, restaurants, and other food purveyors and distributes the food to Denver’s under-served populations. Our efforts augment existing food and supplies needed by community-based non-profit agencies, with high quality protein, high quality produce along with wholesome, nutritional and varied “restaurant-grade” foods. Recognized by the United State Department of Agriculture’s U.S. Food Waste Challenge as a food recover organization.
Recent News and Events
We Don’t Waste Hits 2 Million!
We Don’t Waste hit 2 MILLION servings on December 20th, which is an increase of over 800,000 servings from 2013! Thanks to all of our partners, supporters, and providers for making this possible and allowing We Don’t Waste to serve nutritious food to the less fortunate.View More!
Colorado Gives Day 2014
As a participating nonprofit on ColoradoGives.org, We Don’t Waste received over $10,000 in donations benefiting from this initiative and your generosity, which allows We Don’t Waste to continue to serve the less fortunate with food. THANK YOU!View More!
Holiday Greetings From We Don’t Waste
At the holiday season, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have helped us to help those in need. It is in this spirit that we say… Thank you and best wishes for the holidays and happy New Year!View More!
Waste Ain’t Cheap!
Americans are throwing out the equivalent of $165 BILLION each year!
Food Recovery a low-risk, high-benefit way to:
reduce waste, feed the hungry, shrink environmental footprint, enhance sustainability, save money, access valuable tax incentives, improve sanitation, build corporate conscience, and elevate perception of food sector businesses.