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Rescued food feeds the hungry

June 8, 2015 by


By Katie Johnston Every week during the school year, Harvard’s food service workers pack up as much as 2,500 pounds of leftovers from the undergraduate dining halls, freezing chicken and bagging steamed vegetables. Their destination? The plates of Boston’s needy families.  Until a year ago, the extra servings would have gone to the university’s compost […]

Top 5 Office Food Safety Rules

February 16, 2011 by


Guest blogger, Amy Charest Isn’t it fun when free food blesses the office? It could come in the form of a pizza party, a promotional gift from a vendor, the generous coworker bringing in treats just because she felt like baking, or food leftover from a conference. It could also make you sick if not […]