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MEANS Database, Inc.

Org #46012
Vetted since 2018 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2015
year founded
$6,320
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Too often grocery stores and restaurants find themselves throwing out food, when there is great need in nearby communities. MEANS Database modernizes food recovery in 48 states and the District of Columbia by connecting excess food to organizations and individuals who need it. Hunger lingers in the lives of the people it affects. In infants and toddlers, food insecurity is associated with failure to thrive, a devastating condition with consequences into adulthood (1). In early childhood, hunger is associated with diminished academic progress, more behavioral problems and unhealthy weight (2). By high school, it's linked with dropping out, and by early adulthood, with having children who... read more

Projects (3)

Project Leaders
Zoey Jordan Salsbury
Zoey Jordan Salsbury
Sammie Paul
Sammie Paul
Team
Maria Rose Belding, Samantha D Paul, Zoey J Salsbury
Organization Information
4410 Massachusetts Ave NW
#397
Washington, DC 20016
United States
(202)449-1507

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3048289807
Organization Information
4410 Massachusetts Ave NW
#397
Washington, DC 20016
United States
(202)449-1507

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3048289807

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Jul 30, 2019
Expanding our Impacts
MEANS Database is proud to report that we have moved over 2 million pounds of food as of this year. Our success is made in part due to generous donors like you! In Philadelphia, we partner with Food...
Jun 25, 2019
Next Steps!
The MEANS Database team remains committed to fighting food insecurity in Central Florida by creating new partnerships and increasing outreach to food donors and emergency food providers. According to...
Apr 29, 2019
Road to Progress
Our food rescue system is active across the United States, moving over 2 million pounds of food in the last four years. In Philadelphia, we partner with Food Connect, a fellow nonprofit that provides...
 
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