Alameda county has a food insecurity rate of 14.3%
The mission of Harvest Helpers is to give students the experience of starting a small business, in this case, a charitable organization that collects fruit from local home-owners' trees then donates it to the local Food Bank which distributes it to the community’s most needy.
Students hard at work - service learning
Harvest Helpers Education Talk
Donation sites located, students networking for harvesters, and reaching out to local home-owners.