Waste Not, Want Not! How Prescott Can Recover Food and Serve the Hungry
Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Prescott Public Library
215 E. Goodwin Street
Prescott, AZ 86303
Tons of food in our area is wasted every year - food that could be used to support groups that are feeding the hungry. Learn about food recovery through the film Just Eat It and then hear from organizations in the Prescott area that are working to use edible food that would otherwise end up in a landfill to feed hungry people. Shea Richland of theÂ Quad City Food Recovery ProgramÂ and Bob Painter of theÂ Food Neighbors ProjectÂ will introduce the work of their organizations, followed by the film and a question and answer session. Popcorn will be served and all attendees are encouraged to contribute to the event's food drive by bringing a shelf stable food item. Donations will go to theÂ Prescott Community Cupboard. For more information, contact the Ask a Librarian Desk at 928.777.1519.