Originally posted by EmeraldCityWanderer
Why are people going hungry when the food resources are there just not getting to those who need them.....
Stopping waste of all edible food would be a good place to start feeding those in need.
ASK the people who make the laws.
The people who have made it illegal to give free food away to homeless. Even if they went through our dumpsters at the end of the night. IF they got
the food out of the dumpster, they could not sue the company.
So it forces homeless to get their food out of the dumpster. Dumb ass law if you ask me personally.. always made me mad, and I gave them food, as at
the end of the night, we had tons of homeless who where out back. This scared many of the girls here, they had to walk us out at the end of the
So I just boxed up some food and gave it to them, and told them.. Stay out of the dumpsters.. That got me fired.
I worked in a restraunt, where tons of food was thrown away at the end of the night. LOTS of food!
I had to sign a paper before I started, that stated, I understood it was illegal to give food away. So I knew I was breaking the rules.. I did not
It did not stop me, but I was turned in for this. As my manager said.. A lawyer could get his hands on one of these homeless people, pro bono them,
and sue us for food posioning.
edit on 27-11-2012 by zysin5 because: (no reason given)