412 Food Rescue celebrates 20 million pounds of food saved in Pittsburgh since its 2015 launch

PITTSBURGH — Since its launch in March 2015, Pittsburgh-based 412 Food Rescue has saved 20 million pounds of food throughout the region via the work of its thousands of volunteers across its Food Rescue Hero platform.

“We have saved 20M pounds of food from waste & redistributed it to our neighbors facing #FoodInsecurity,” the organization said in a tweet. “Pittsburgh - we truly could not have reached this milestone without your support. THANK YOU!”

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