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Freedom Soul Kitchen

We are a youth run, East Oakland healthy foods collective. We envision a positive atmosphere in our community where healthy, local grown, organic food is served, where like-minded people can network, and above all, a safe haven where the homeless have easy access to nourishing foods. So please support our team - Freedom Soul Kitchen.

Causes: Food

Castlemont Green Pioneers

Our mission is to provide local, healthy and affordable farmer’s market produce to the Deep East Oakland community by partnering with Oakland Unified School District (OUSD). We aim create a regular farm stand and community events on the campus of LPS-College Park and Castlemont Community of Small Schools.

Causes: Food


FoodFellas is a social justice program that expands education, food preparation, and Community Support Agriculture (CSA) programs to different hospitals and schools around Oakland. Our mission is to change the way Oakland residents think about food by utilizing fun and interactive education programs, farmer to consumer relationships, and a copious amount of community support.

Causes: Food


Know your mood? We know your food. Tired of searching for recipes through complex recipe websites? Stop searching and let RECIPLEAZE do the work for you! RECIPLEAZE's mission is to change how people go about searching for recipes forever. We are developing the first online recipe service that offers a variety of recommended recipes based on time of day and mood or activity.

Causes: Food

Aarti Home

At Aarti, we care for orphaned and under-privileged girls and women by providing a home for them to come to and educating/empowering them for a better tomorrow

Causes: Education, Food, Human Rights

Food Shift

Food Shift is an Earth Island Institute sponsored project dedicated to building a more just and sustainable food system that curbs waste, empowers communities, respects the environment and nourishes all people. Food Shift educates and empowers consumers, businesses and communities by increasing awareness about food waste and inspiring food-related behavior change.

Causes: Food


A chain of vendors offering clean & hygienically made varieties of tea at roadside across India.

Causes: Food

The Gracious Me

With sustainable practices and education we can help to reduce hunger through out the US and the World. With complete automatic and organic greenhouse kits for charitable and religious organizations.

Causes: Food

Soilless Food 4 Landless People

In both the developed and developing worlds growing food is becoming increasingly difficult. Our innovation uses a revolutionary new type of hydroponics to produce edible plants in confined spaces, with very little water and power. We aim to sell our units in the devloped world and donate units with the profits (we are aiming for a 1 to 1 ratio).

Causes: Food


We started EcoEats because at some point in our lives, we all tried to eat healthy and we all failed miserably. We know it's hard, and EcoEats exists to make it easy. Our mandate is to enable people to live a healthy life while also helping to preserve this planet. Our service delivers fresh, organic, and deliciously healthy food straight to where you always need it most: your office. Read on to find out how we will accomplish our vision for the future of food!

Causes: Environment, Food