Draft Project Proposal (includes budget and start-up timeline)
This document expands upon the information on our page. It includes a more detailed use case, business case, and potential. It also contains a rough budget and timeline for a possible 10 week start-up period.
Appendices (corresponds with Research Report)
This document includes charts and graphs to supplement the research presented in the report.
Our team carried out extensive research to assess the need of our project and to decide the most effective means of addressing the problem. This report outlines the results of both bottom-up and top-down research.
Found a very informative journal article supporting our concept
The statistics of food insecurity and overweight and obesity among farmworkers in Salinas Valley outlined in this paper are staggering! We must work to divert food waste to improve access to healthy food in farmworker communities!
Phone call day today!
Spoke with Jacobs Farm, Imperfect Produce, and Clinica de Salud del Valle de Salinas this afternoon. They offered great guidance and were very enthusiastic about our idea! We are looking forward to collaborating and establishing official partnerships to bridge the gap between food waste and food insecurity!