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Monthly Archives: October 2019

Rob Greenfield’s Request

Posted in Articles, Blog, In the Media, Newsletter on Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Rob Greenfield knows all about saving food from waste – he dove into more than two thousand dumpsters across the United States to demonstrate how nearly half of all food in the U.S. is wasted while 50 million (1 in

Kitchen Apprenticeship Opportunity: Food Shift & OPIC Culinary Training

Posted in Blog, Events, Job Opportunities on Friday, October 25th, 2019

Food Shift and the Oakland Private Industry Council (OPIC) have partnered to offer a paid culinary training program.  Learn how to cook healthy meals, gain career skills, and feed the community.  The Food Shift Kitchen and OPIC are offering a 3-month hands-on

Chef Tu David Phu’s Call to Action

Posted in Blog, Events, In the Media on Thursday, October 24th, 2019

“If you ain’t investing in your community and helping people out, you really ain’t doing anything.” – Chef Tu Real talk! We couldn’t have said it better. A love for people and a drive to build resilience in our community are at the

A Message from Advisor Robert Egger

Posted in Blog, Events, In the Media on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

We are so excited that longtime Food Shift advisor Robert Egger will join our December 14th holiday party as a special guest speaker. Robert is a nonprofit leader, author, speaker and activist, and he will speak to the power and potential of Food

Fundraising and Outreach Volunteer

Posted in Blog, Job Opportunities on Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Food Shift is looking for an energetic, social media savvy, highly organized, and collaborative individual to help us carry out a successful crowdfunding campaign. This person will work closely with Food Shift’s other crowdfunding interns to support the campaign. The

Volunteer Opportunity: Social Media Volunteer

Posted in Blog, Job Opportunities on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Day to Day Responsibilities:  Use Buffer to manage content flow and scheduled release.  Post or schedule 1-2 posts to Facebook every week day, and have at least 1 post scheduled to drop over the weekend.  Post or schedule 1-3 Tweets

A Note from Food Shift on COVID-19

An update on Food Shift's response to COVID-19: for the people, by the people, and with the people.