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The First National Food Rescue Conference

We Are. Food Rescue.

With live-streamed talks from industry visionaries. In two days, we will explore what’s possible when we shift the focus from food waste to fresh, innovative food recovery solutions and impact.


Assemble for the first time as part of the entire North American Food Rescue Hero Network.


Share unique challenges and opportunities of food recovery as a Food Network partner.


Watch virtually as we spotlight how food recovery can transform a community.



Steve Finn
VP, Sustainability and Public Affairs, Leanpath
Lynn Zhang
Customer Success Manager, Leanpath
Suzannah Paul
Philly Food Rescue Director at Share Food Program

What is Food Rescue Conference?

The First Leadership, Networking & Collaboration Conference, solely focused on food recovery .

We have local and national sponsors and partnerships, highlighting the multi-dimensional commitment to making greater impact, together.

Why we do it

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Do you know any colleagues who may be interested in the 2-day live-streamed sessions?

Together, we can grow our impact through shared ideas for new & innovative food recovery solutions. Share with your network so we can all reap the benefits of collective learning & growth!

We are

The Food Rescue Hero Network

14 North American partners

across 27 cities, and 34K volunteer drivers

100 million pounds

perfectly good food recovered

54.3 million pounds

CO2 emissions mitigated

Event Sponsors:

We Are. Leading.

Giant Eagle
The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger Zero Waste Foundation

We Are. Impactful.

UPMC Life Changing Medicine
The Claneil Foundation
Posner Foundation of Pittsburgh

We Are. Fresh.

Eat'nPark Hospitality Group, Inc.
PNC Bank

Upcycled Happy Hour Tasting Sponsors:

We Are. Collaborative.

Millie's Homemade Ice Cream
Wheyward Spirit
Helltown Brewing
Hop Farm Brewing Company

Media Sponsors