Reducing Food Waste at Home

Food Waste in America
With a staggering amount of over 150,000 tons of food going to waste in America, it’s hard to ignore this growing issue. For many its a topic that gets easily overlooked but there are simple and easy things one can do to prevent food waste.

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A New Era of Fighting Hunger & Reducing Food Waste

A New Era of Fighting Hunger & Reducing Food Waste

It is with great excitement and commitment that I welcome the incredible opportunity to serve as Waste Not’s new Executive Director.
As I take on my new role, I feel extremely fortunate to have been mentored and guided by Dee Mitten, (former CEO) during this transition. Dee’s institutional knowledge, passion

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How Hunger Affects Children

How Hunger Affects Children

More than 13 million children in our country live in “food insecure” homes. These children do not have enough food to eat on a regular basis. In Arizona, this equates to 1 and 4 children who don’t know where their next meal may come from.

THE IMPACT
The

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A Special Message from Dee Mitten, President & CEO

A Special Message from Dee Mitten, President & CEO

Dear valued friends, supporters and partners of Waste Not,
A few weeks ago, I announced my impending retirement after 16 years as President & CEO of Waste Not. I also shared that our executive search committee was conducting a search for my successor. Now, I come to you with an

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A Message from our President & CEO

A Message from our President & CEO

Dear valued friends, supporters, and partners of Waste Not,
As I look back on the last 16 years, my tenure with Waste Not has been nothing short of pure joy, exciting challenge, and fulfillment. To say that my connection to this organization, its mission, and the community built around it

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