PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – The Blanchet Home feeds hundreds, whereas sustaining its dedication to sustainability in all areas of its work.
The nonprofit offered half one million meals in downtown Portland in 2020 and is taking it one step additional by placing its meals waste to good use.
They take that unused meals and ship it to Blanchet Farm in Carlton for his or her remedy animals to eat. Final 12 months his pigs and goats had been over 60 tons of meals scraps, protecting them out of landfills.
Blanchet Farm gives males battling drug and alcohol addictions a supportive surroundings to work in the direction of restoration and a possibility to attach with nature, together with therapeutic animals.
About 20 males keep on the farm and contribute to the zero meals waste effort.
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