Arizona Gleaning & Food Recovery Organizations
Arizona Food Bank Network
Phoenix, AZ based nonprofit association working on the Arizona Statewide Gleaning Project, which gleans and distributes surplus food to food banks throughout the state. The website includes information for volunteers, food recipients, donors and others.
340 E Coronado Road, Ste 400, Phoenix, AZ 85004 Gleaning Type: On-farm, Food recovery, Urban Organization Type: Nonprofit
Borderlands Food Bank
The food bank runs Produce On Wheels - With Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.). The program disperses fresh produce to communities at churches, schools and other entities throughout Southern Arizona and the Metropolitan Tucson and Phoenix service areas. 10 million lbs. of fresh nutritional rescued produce annually are delivered to agency sites for distribution to supporters.
270 W Produce Row, Nogales, AZ 85621 Gleaning Type: Distribution, Food recovery Organization Type: Nonprofit, Paid staff
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona
Tucson, AZ based nonprofit that organizes produce gleaning activities from local farms, homes, schools, and the University of Arizona. The website includes information for volunteers, donors and others.
3003 S Country Club Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713 Gleaning Type: Urban, On-farm, Residential, Food recovery Organization Type: Nonprofit
Cosechando Bienestar/Nogales “Little” Mercado Farmer’s Market
Cosechando Bienestar is a community-based collaborative effort connecting the people of Santa Cruz County to healthy, affordable, local foods. Mariposa Community Health Center, Nogales Community Development, Iskashitaa Refugee Network, and Seeds/Semillas Youth Group partner to create gleaning and economic opportunity, including the Nogales "Little" Mercado Farmer's Market, which operates every Friday on the corner of Court St. and Morley Ave. in downtown Nogales.
163 N Morley Ave, Nogales, AZ 85621 Gleaning Type: Food recovery, Distribution, Farmers markets Organization Type: Nonprofit
Iskashitaa Refugee Network
A Tucson, AZ-based nonprofit that integrates United Nations refugees into the community through strategic food-based programming like year-round gleaning, educating and identifying edible landscapes, food preservation classes, and cultural luncheons. Gleaned produce serves refugee families, food banks, and school meal programs.
1406 E Grant Rd BLDG. 2, Tucson, AZ 85719 Gleaning Type: Urban, On-farm, Food recovery, Other support (software, management, etc.) Organization Type: Nonprofit