KidGlov, a boutique, full-service advertising, branding and content marketing agency based out of Lincoln and Omaha, Neb., recently welcomed Beth Ostdiek Smith, CEO and founder of Saving Grace Perishable Food Rescue, to its podcast, Agency for Change. The episode explores the great food waste problem in the community and how Saving Grace is working with organizations to get extra food to the people who need it.
“Food is the third largest component of landfill waste in the state and it’s the first in Omaha,” said Kelley Peterson, KidGlov vice president, nonprofit creative director. “It was incredible to learn how Saving Grace works to feed bellies instead of landfills.”
Saving Grace operates the only perishable food rescue in Omaha dedicated to feeding the hungry with nutritious excess food that would otherwise go to waste. They do this by connecting healthy perishable food from local businesses—like restaurants, caterers and more—with nonprofit agencies that use it to feed those most in need—the homeless, children, seniors and more.
During the Agency for Change podcast, Smith spoke about the great waste seen across the food industry, how organizations like Saving Grace are working to put that food to good use and how everyone can reduce food waste in homes.
“We believe people should have a right to healthy food,” said Smith. “Saving Grace works to keep good healthy food out of our landfill and give nutrition to the people who need it. It’s a simple way to affect the community.”
The full Agency for Change episode featuring Beth Ostdiek Smith can be found on KidGlov’s website, or wherever podcasts are available.
To learn more about Saving Grace Perishable Food Rescue, visit: https://savinggracefoodrescue.org/.
The Agency for Change podcast from KidGlov marketing and advertising agency brings stories of people creating positive change in the world. From large companies and nonprofit organizations to small advocacy groups and solo agents for change, the program explores what inspires these changemakers, the work they’re doing, and how they share their message.
“We love connecting with changemaking organizations,” said Peterson. “Groups like Saving Grace are making a real impact for communities. They inspire our work at KidGlov and we’re pleased to share that inspiration through the podcast.”
The advertising agency’s podcast releases new episodes every week. Listeners can hear the show on major podcast platforms like Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, or on KidGlov’s website.
KidGlov is a boutique, full-service advertising, branding, and content marketing agency, as well as a certified B Corp, with offices in Omaha and Lincoln, Neb., which specializes in nonprofit marketing, healthcare marketing, financial marketing, social impact marketing, and purpose-driven businesses. It has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Lincoln, and has won several accolades for its work, including awards from the American Marketing Association and the American Advertising Federation. Learn more about KidGlov on their website, or by visiting their offices in Omaha at 2120 S. 72nd Street, Ste 640, Omaha, Neb. 68124, and in Lincoln at 1230 O. Street, Ste 111, Lincoln, Neb. 68508.
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