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Volunteers harvest oranges to fight hunger

Volunteers harvest oranges to fight hunger

Elijah Carr

April 30, 2019

Volunteers arrived at the CSUN Orange Grove on Sunday, April 28 to take part in the Spring Orange Pick event hosted by the Institute of Sustainability in partnership with Food Forward, a nonprofit organization that advocates to reduce food waste. Event facilitators gave volunteers tools and helpful tips...

CSUN Orange Grove provides fruit for those in need

CSUN Orange Grove provides fruit for those in need

Anne Christensen

September 17, 2013

The crowd of 35 volunteers gathered in the shade of CSUN’s historic orange grove in the name of charity. Volunteers from the Institute for Sustainability and Food Forward, a non-profit organization that connects food banks with local produce that would otherwise go to waste, gathered at the grove...

Volunteers harvest fruit for those in need

Champaign Williams

April 22, 2013

The Institute for Sustainability hosted an orange harvesting event at CSUN’s Orange Grove on Sunday. Food Forward, an organization committed to picking, donating and distributing fruit in the local areas, partnered with CSUN to host the event. Max Kanter, Food Forward volunteer manager, said that the ...

CSUN community picks oranges to donate to food pantries in the San Fernando Valley

Aimee Lastrella

October 4, 2010

CSUN students and volunteers were in the trees for a good cause. On Sunday, CSUN’s Institute for Sustainability and Food Forward hosted an orange grove–picking event that benefited food pantries in the San Fernando Valley. Marie Boswell, 23, leadership and general projects manager with Foo...

Institute for Sustainability holds orange grove picking, donates oranges to local shelters and pantries

Philo Leung

June 6, 2010

CSUN’s Institute for Sustainability and Food Forward partnered to hold “Big Pick #7,” an event where oranges from Orange Grove were collected and donated to local shelters and pantries. Food Forward’s mission statement is to fight urban hunger, stop food waste and build community. The org...

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