Top Press of 2022
ColoradoBiz Top Nonprofit award
We Don’t Waste was awarded the Top Nonprofit in ColoradoBiz’s Top Business Awards.
Denver7’s Everyday Hero
Frank Ewert, a regular volunteer with We Don’t Waste, wins Denver7’s Everyday Hero award while volunteering with us at a Mobile Food Market.
We Don’t Waste Feature in The Denver POst
As a part of the Denver Post’s Season to Share campaign, We Don’t Waste was highlighted as a solution to food access in Denver.
Genxyz top 25 Young Professionals
Kyle Endres, Director of Development with We Don’t Waste, wins ColoradoBiz’s Top 25 Young Professionals for his work developing and growing the organization in four short years.
Top blogs on the feed in 2022
the We Don’t Waste book club
From narrative discussions of food culture, to an analytical look at food systems today, discover your next can’t-put-down read.
Reducing Waste with Kids
Changing your own habits to reduce food waste is simple enough, but what about introducing waste reduction to kids?
Food waste terms and phrases you need to know
The topic of food waste and sustainability in general can be muddied by jargon and phrases you’ve never heard before. We put together this little guide to help.
- Partner Highlight: Teens For Food JusticeWe’re highlighting a really unique partnership we’ve seen blossom in our community. Teens for Food Justice has partnered with Bruce Randolph School (one of our Mobile Food Market locations) to launch a hydroponic farm run entirely by the students! We discovered this program when Bruce Randolph sought us out to distribute excess student-grown produce at… Read More
- Ingredients for Good – How your gift is helping your neighbors.Despite the fact that everyone needs to eat to survive, food means different things to different people. From our Distribution Center where we move dozens of pallets, to our 90+ partner organizations to whom we directly distribute the food, there are hundreds of people who come into contact with the food, and each holds a… Read More
- Make meals, not waste this ThanksgivingWe’re getting into the time of year when friends and families start to come together to sit down and enjoy meals together. But, while we gather around a table in gratitude for our food, it is important to be conscious not to produce more food waste. Out of all of the holidays, Thanksgiving is one… Read More