A Youth Led Movement

MEANS Database was created by passionate youth at the beginning of 2015. Co-founder and Chair of the Board Maria Rose was able to build out the beginnings of MEANS because she was afforded opportunities by adults and institutions who took a chance on her as a...

Food Prices

Globally, prices for food are rising, especially for staple ingredients. The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization announced January 2021 that the Price Index of cereals, vegetable oils, sugar, dairy, and meat had risen to its highest level since July 2014,...

Impact of COVID-19 on the Food Space

The impact of COVID-19 on the global scale has been devastating economically, politically, socially, and mentally. With the shutdown of indoor restaurants in many parts of the United States, farmers have seen a halt in production. According to the Problem of Waste,...