Back to top

Tech Led Solutions to Address Food Insecurity during a Global Pandemic

Visit Article

COVID-19 has increased childhood food insecurity rates. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia collaborated with Food Connect and Common Market to deliver produce boxes to food-insecure families. Food Connect leveraged technology to use texting, scale delivery integrations, and optimize routing to deliver 95,000 pounds of food over a 16-week period. 


Garcia I, Donovan A, Lehmann Y, Perfetto J, Kulshreshtha S, Shrihari D, Kulshreshtha M, Khan S