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Food Insecurity/Security/Access

One of the greatest issues our society is facing is equitable access to food. Food insecurity represents a situation where someone does not have access to the minimum amount of food needed in a day. 1 out of 8 residents in California struggle with food insecurity according to the Association of California Food Banks.  To combat this issue, the startups in this section are all focused on finding solution to fight food insecurity and provide equitable food access for all.

Fed40

  • 830 South Ronald Reagan Blvd #142, Longwood, FL 32750
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Fed 40 is a revolutionary mobile app designed to disrupt hunger in America. The Fed 40 app is being called the food pantry of the future and is transforming the lives of children and families in need.

In addition to immediate food assistance, we’ve introduced FedConnect which is a feature that empowers recipients to enroll in critical programs that address poverty by creating self-sufficiency. Through FedConnect recipients enroll in job skills programs, computer skills training, ESL courses, and other vital services that address the root causes of poverty.

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Spoiler Alert

Spoiler Alert is a Boston-based technology company that offers software and professional services to help food businesses recover more value from unsold inventory. We work with operators of food distribution centers and partner with companies like Sysco and HelloFresh to enable item-level tracking and reporting of food recovery and waste diversion activities, while also facilitating food donations, discounted sales, and organics recycling to local, regional, and national networks of outlets. Our ultimate goal is to help companies analyze, manage, and mitigate the negative impacts of unsold inventory and waste. Spoiler Alert is venture-funded and was a member of the 2016 cohort of Techstars Boston and 2015 winner of MassChallenge. The company prides itself on its collaborative culture and mission-driven aspirations, and values transparency, personal growth, and results.

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