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Projects

The Community Grounds Project

Michael Raineri (2017)

“Creating a circular economy by transforming spent coffee grounds into a fertilizer product, the sale of which supports local community benefit organizations.”

Redemption Food

Kendall Murphy (2017)

“A concept that inspires more environmentally sustainable eating habits among the New York metal music community.”

Fishwish

by Grace Hsieh

“Fishwish™ is a mobile app that strives to disrupt the food scene by offering a new way to empower eco-eaters to make more sustainable choices.”

Foodtale

by Yinman Guo

“Improving second-generation Chinese Americans’ connection with their cultural identity through stories and recipes of their favorite family dish.”

Aftermoon

by Kate Nicholson

“Aftermoon is the time between 2am and 5am in hospitals when night shift nurses need an invigorating snack to get through the rest of their day; it’s a way to send them one that’s wholesome and nutritious.”

Comedere

by Jenn Emmons

“I am creating a consumer product for low-income working Mexicans to acquire healthier and better eating habits through 5 minute breakfasts.”

Eat Everything

by Josh Treuhaft

“Inspiring and empowering anyone who cooks and eats to make the most of the food in their lives.”

Placemat

by Sara Cornish

“Placemat makes local stories and resources accessible, re-connecting neighbors to their neighborhoods.”

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