Diller Teens: 20 years of building Jewish leaders

J THE JEWISH NEWS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OCTOBER 19, 2017 Meital Rosenberg was accepted into the Diller Teen Fellows program as a 15-year-old Jersey girl. While leaving her teen years behind might have been easy, the now 22-year-old San Franciscan has no interest in leaving the program behind. “After my fellowship, I went on to be a […]

Meal Kits: Food Delivered to Your Door, Packaging Delivered to Your Local Landfill

FOOD MENTUM MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 16, 2017 Nothing reflects a 21st century lifestyle quite like meal kits—a box of individually wrapped ingredients accompanied by easy-to-follow, mouthwatering recipes. They show up on your front door, take the guesswork out of menu planning, and provide a healthier alternative for families who no longer wish to consume a steady diet […]

Food Waste: Coming to a Theater (or Living Room) Near You

FOOD MENTUM MAGAZINE, OCTOBER 13, 2017 In recent years, food waste has received attention from academic scholars, policymakers, and environmental advocates. With its emergence as a significant national and international issue, it was just a matter of time before Hollywood came knocking at its door. Enter, stage left, the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival. This annual event […]

Can Americans Swap “Supersizing” with “Downsizing” to Prevent Food Waste?

FOOD MENTUM MAGAZINE, SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 Supersizing, all-you-can-eat, and would-you-like-fries-with-that are daily experiences the average American encounters. We know what excess food is doing to our waistlines, but do we know what it is doing to our environment? … Actually, we do. A little-known fact is that discarded food generates methane, an invisible greenhouse gas […]