Location: San Rafael california, USA
Year Founded: 2013
Food Recovery Hierarchy: Recovery
Categories: Donation coordination, Donation transportation
ExtraFood operates a free, nonprofit food recovery program in Marin County, CA. In 5 years, the staff and 600 volunteers have organized, rescued, and delivered 2,500,000 pounds of food from 225 food donors to 120 sites across the county, reaching 8,000+ people every month with healthy, fresh food. ExtraFood innovates by using a Salesforce-based system for connecting recipient partners, food donors, and volunteers, and through partnerships with complementary organizations such as waste management companies and municipal governments.