The Potato Project


Organization: Society of St Andrew
We take food that is going to waste otherwise, and use it instead to feed the hungry.
PROGRAM SNAPSHOT:

Location of Program's Recipients:
All across the U.S.A.
Who Benefits from Support:
Since the establishment of the Potato Project, nearly 392 million pounds of produce have been salvaged and distributed to feed the hungry.
Fast Fact:
If the 1.74 Billion servings of food provided each represented a person and those people all held hands, they’d circle the Earth 52 times!
Raised: $198
Needed: $17,802

Cause Blog
  • Our 2009 audit is in!
    Our 2009 audit is in and amazingly our overhead went DOWN from 7.5% to 4.4%! This is due to saving more pounds of food with less funding in 2009. This...... More
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    Posted by sosasosa on 03 Aug 2009
    This is a great organization that feeds people fresh veggies and fruits for just 2 cents a serving! 93 cents of every donated dollar goes directly to providing food to those who don't get enough to eat in the USA ... and yes, there are 37 million Americans who don't always know if and when they will get their next meal.



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