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Brown’s ShopRite

(Drexel University culinary student Alli Zeitz prepares a salad using unsellable produce donated by a West Philadelphia ShopRite store.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

A Local Pilot Program Shows How Repurposed Food Can Help The Needy

Drexel University is attempting to spread an innovative food recovery program to all parts of the nation.

11/14/2014

(The mental health screening kiosk at Brown's Shoprite supermarket, in North Philadelphia.   Photo by John McDevitt)

Free, Automated Mental Health Screenings Offered by North Phila. Retailer

At the kiosk, users can type in answers to questions on a touchscreen. Results are analyzed, and referrals are printed for where you can get professional help if warranted.

08/05/2014

(Sandy Brown, of Brown's Shoprite chain, at Monday's holiday food giveaway.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Local ShopRite Chain Organizes 1,000-Meal Thanksgiving Giveaway

“It includes a turkey, stuffing, sweet potato pie, and all of the fixings that you would have for a full holiday dinner,” said Sandy Brown. Each holiday basket will feed six to eight people.

11/19/2012

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