1888 PressRelease – Mobile App Contributes Calories to Food Banks in Return for Eating Lower Calorie Suggestions.
Stamford-Norwalk, CT – foodtweeks™& trade;, a totally free app that incorporates weight management with feeding the starving, today revealed that the Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico in Albuquerque, NM has actually signed up with the ranks of foodtweeks™& trade;-affiliated food banks.
In order for the app to contribute calories to food banks, a foodtweeks™ & trade; user should report “tweeking” (cutting calories from their food), and the Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico will certainly get contributions from foodtweeks™& trade;. These calorie contributions allow the food bank to disperse an equal variety of healthy calories to starving households, and everything comes at no expense to the app user.
By just publishing a “tweek” on Facebook or Twitter, users can double or triple each contribution for the easy modification they make to their foods. foodtweeks™ & trade; makes it possible for weight-conscious customers to be “heroes” who serve their neighborhoods by feeding the starving. Handling calories from their preferred foods has actually never ever been as simple, satisfying or mobile as it is now.
“We are thrilled about this collaboration with foodtweeks™& trade;, “Melody Wattenbarger, President and CEO of Roadrunner Food Bank stated.
“foodtweeks™ & trade; provides our advocates a brand-new and simple method to add to the Food Bank. Not just will users be enhancing their own wellness by making little tweeks to their diet plan, they will certainly be offering healthy food for our starving next-door neighbors. It’s a win-win for Roadrunner Food Bank and our neighborhood.”
As a food bank that offers food support to nearly 40,000 individuals on a regular basis, Roadrunner Food Bank requires support from its neighborhood. With foodtweeks™& trade;, the neighborhood can assist raise awareness, and offer food to those individuals having a hard time to obtain enough to consume.
“foodtweeks™ & trade; is happy and thrilled to support the Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico,” stated Elisa Shannon, foodtweeks™ & trade; Executive Vice President of Partnership Development. “The Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico is an extremely dedicated and appreciated company that offers impressive service to food-insecure members of our neighborhood.”
Redistributing calories from those who want to be more mindful of their consumption to households in requirement is a necessary element to the foodtweeks™ & trade; distinct technique to weight management. Users just inform the app what food they are thinking about purchasing, consuming or preparing. The app immediately displays pictures of recommended “tweeks” that trim sufficient calories to make a favorable distinction – however not in a manner that alters the taste or leaves users starving.
To efficiently produce the big bank of ideas, foodtweeks™ & trade; preserves a crowdsourced photo database of even more than 44,000 little modifications that reveal users ways to “tweek” everything from a specific brand name of cheeseburger at a nationwide dining establishment chain to supermarket purchases, and homemade dishes of every kind.
foodtweeks™ & trade; is quickly broadening its partner-base to food banks all throughout the country, with even more signing up with every week, stated 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 dot
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 referred to as the developer of Priceline, which brought a brand-new level of value to the travel market.