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Last Mile Food Rescue expanding in NKY, in need of more volunteers to pick-up, deliver additional food

Northern Kentucky Tribune features Last Mile’s expansion in Northern Kentucky. July 11, 2022

 

‘Food rescue’ nonprofit searching for volunteers

LINK NKY shares the news regarding Last Mile’s need for more Northern Kentucky volunteers to support growth. July 8, 2022

 

Making it the last mile: Cincinnati food rescue reduces food waste, fights food insecurity

The Cincinnati Enquirer features Last Mile’s growth with a front page story about our impact and the Food Rescue Heroes responsible.  June 22, 2022

 

2021 Impact Report

LastMileFood – March 28, 2022

 

Meet the Cincinnati startup nonprofit rescuing millions of pounds of food amid a pandemic

Cincinnati BizJournals covers Last Mile’s growth in our first year of food rescues
BizJournals – November 29, 2021

 

Last Mile Food Rescue saving food, giving it to people in need

Follow Food Rescue Hero, Doug Bray, on a rescue and hear from Marketing & Volunteer Manager, Olivia Cook
Fox 19 – November 16, 2021

 

Interview with Eileen Budo

Hear from our COO Eileen Budo on “Cooking for Yummies” with George Zahn
WMVK – August 27, 2021

 

Coffee Break with Katherine at the Capital Grille

Join Katherine Nero, Doug Stuckey, and Tom Fernandez on a food rescue from the Capital Grille. Interview starts at 7:22.
Cincinnati Enquirer – August 26, 2021

 

Last Mile Food Rescue Celebrates One Million Pounds of Rescued Food

Through an army of volunteer drivers, leftover food is rescued and directly take to more than 100 local non-profits.
WLWT – August 24, 2021

 

Last Mile Food Rescue collects leftovers, donates to local nonprofits

Follow a food rescue from the Great American Ballpark with volunteer Paul Verhagen & Last Mile Dispatcher, Benita
WLWT – June 15, 2021

 

One Car Load At A Time, Volunteers Make Last Mile’s Mission a Reality

Follow volunteer, Rachel Moore & food rescue dispatcher, Benita Munnerlyn on a food rescue
WVXU – June 2, 2021

 

Taking Food Rescue That “Last Mile”

How Last Mile got started and where we’re headed. Interviews with our founders Julie Shifman & Tom Fernandez
Movers & Makers – May 2021

 

App Helps Cincinnati Drivers Tackle Food Insecurity in Cincinnati

Featuring Food Rescue Hero, Dante Gapultos & SEM Pantry
Spectrum News – May 25, 2021

 

New Food Organization Celebrates 500k Pounds of Food Delivered to the Food Insecure

Last Mile reaches milestone of half a million pounds rescued, interview with Chief Operating Officer, Eileen Budo.
WVXU – May 17, 2021

 

Cincy Lifestyle Hosts Clyde Gray & Allie Martin Go on a Food Rescue

Follow Allie and Clyde on a Food Rescue from Walgreens Kroger to Brighton Center
Cincy Lifestyle – April 27, 2021

 

Solving Food Insecurity & Waste with Technology

Podcast interviewing Last Mile COO, Eileen Budo about food rescue & technology
When Pigs Fly – April 27, 2021

 

Feeding the 2,000

A reflection on a lenten food rescue
Catholic Telegraph – March 23, 2021

 

Last Mile Food Rescue Reduces Food Insecurity in Greater Cincinnati, One Trunk Load at a Time

‘It’s almost like an Uber for food pickup’
WCPO – March 5, 2021

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If you’re interested in setting up an interview with Last Mile, please contact Julie Shifman at julie@lastmilefood.org.