Food Waste Weekend – The global opportunity for all clergy to do a sermon about wasted food from their own faith perspective.

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Why Should You Participate?

To Learn, and then Speak About The Staggering Amount of Food That Goes to Waste

For people across America attending a house of worship to hear a sermon about food waste, its impact, their faith teachings on the subject, and learn about some of the steps they can do to alleviate it in their life

To Help Your Food Pantry Or One Nearby Get Fresh Food For Hungry Families

For the food pantries in your house of worship to benefit from donations of excess food – especially excess locally grown fresh food donations that will otherwise gone to waste.

To Help Your Congregation Learn What Their Faith Says About Food Waste

For the houses of worship to explore how they as an organization might reduce food waste. Find out more how you can help your congregation make an impact!


million home and community gardeners


local food pantries nationwide accessible on AmpleHarvest.org that welcome fresh food donations


billion pounds of food America looses/wastes per year


million food insecure Americans struggle to feed their families