February 11, 2011
SeaShare is the only non-profit working with the U.S. seafood industry to solicit donations of fish for hunger relief programs. The six Seattle-area seafood companies that I represent joined together more than a decade ago, pledging to provide one million fish meals a year to SeaShare's program. SeaShare partners with food agencies across the U.S. to get these protein-rich fish products efficiently distributed across the U.S. for food assistance.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I recently joined the board of SeaShare with the goal of encouraging other seafood industry members to support this great program.
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SeaShare's challenge is to corral support from a very fragmented U.S. seafood industry and to overcome the logistical challenges of moving seafood across the U.S. in a cost effective manner.
Donor & The companies I represent donate one million seafood meals a year and we host fish lunches at various hunger relief agencies in Alaska and western Washington state.