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Original post made on Jan 11, 2019

To address high rates of poverty and waste in Santa Clara County, Joint Venture Silicon Valley has launched a food truck to collect leftover food from universities and companies to distribute to those in need.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, January 10, 2019, 11:18 AM

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Posted by Jemaho
a resident of College Terrace
on Jan 11, 2019 at 7:46 am

What a fabulous idea! My thanks to the good people working on this venture.

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Posted by LM
a resident of Midtown
on Jan 11, 2019 at 11:12 am

This is exactly what we need!!!

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Posted by Julia
a resident of Professorville
on Jan 14, 2019 at 8:29 pm

Robin, you’re doing such amazing work! I’m in such awe of the impactful program you’ve put together.

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