1888 Press Release – Free App Assists Food Banks By Providing Weight Management Skills and Feeding Hungry Families.

STAMFORD, CT – foodtweeks™ & trade; revealed that the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties in San Jose, CA has actually signed up with the ranks of foodtweeks™& trade;-affiliated food banks. The complimentary app that contributes calories to food banks in exchange for much better food options remains to grow network of affiliated food banks.

In order to contribute, a foodtweeks™ & trade; user reports “tweeking” (cutting calories from their food), and Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties will certainly get contributions from foodtweeks™& trade;. These contributions will certainly allow the food bank to disperse an equal variety of healthy calories to starving households. This support for food banks comes at no expense to the user.

foodtweeks™ & trade; makes it possible for weight-conscious customers to serve the starving in their neighborhood. By doing something as easy as choosing recommended by the app, foodtweeks™ & trade; users will certainly conserve calories from their preferred foods in a simple, pleasurable method. Making a distinction for households in the San Jose neighborhood has actually ended up being as easy as taking control of the method food is ready and the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties will certainly get a contribution.

“Second Harvest is pleased to deal with foodtweeks to allow customers to support our objective to offer food to individuals in requirement in our neighborhood in an enjoyable and simple and easy method, while likewise consuming less calories every day,” stated Kathy Jackson, CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. “And foodtweeks aligns with our objective to promote healthy neighborhoods. A couple days of tweeking enables us to offer a complete healthy meal to a starving individual.”

When eating in restaurants, grocery shopping or making a meal in the house, users have the capability to make little modifications that benefit them and the neighborhood. By publishing a “tweek” on Facebook or Twitter, each contribution will certainly be doubled and even tripled, and raise awareness for the cause. Not remarkably, foodtweeks™ & trade; is an item of Walker Health Labs, a business devoted to creating industrial options that likewise make a distinction for huge social issues.

“foodtweeks™ & trade; is happy and thrilled to support Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties,” stated Elisa Shannon, foodtweeks™ & trade; Executive Vice President of Partnership Development. “Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties is an extremely dedicated and appreciated company that offers impressive service to food-insecure members of our neighborhood.”

foodtweeks™ & trade; provides a distinct and simple method to make much better options with their nutrition. It is as easy as informing the app what food they are thinking about purchasing, consuming or preparing and the app will certainly show pictures of recommended “tweeks” that eliminate enough calories to make a favorable distinction however without altering the taste or leaving users starving.

By preserving a crowdsourced photo data source of even more than 44,000 little modifications or “tweeks”, foodtweeks™ & trade; programs users ways to conserve calories on everything from a specific brand name of cheeseburger at a nationwide dining establishment chain to lasagna made in the house.

foodtweeks™ & trade; is quickly broadening its partner-base to food banks all throughout the country, with even more signing up with every week, according to Ms. Shannon, herself a previous food bank executive. Food banks that want to affiliate with foodtweeks™ & trade; might get in touch with Ms. Shannon by e-mail at elisa (@) foodtweeks dot com

Jay Walker, the creator of foodtweeks™& trade;, is likewise the chairman of Patent Properties and manager of TEDMED, the wellness and medication edition of the well-known TED conference. A kept in mind business owner, Mr. Walker has actually established 3 business that serve even more than 50 million clients. He is best understood as the developer of Priceline, which brought a brand-new level of value to the travel market.