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SF-Marin Food Bank, partnering with Afresh, seeks volunteers to help feed families devastated by the pandemic

It’s not often that a tech company and a nonprofit have goals that are so closely aligned. Afresh Technologies, Inc., is a San Francisco-based software publisher whose use of artificial intelligence enables grocery retailers to meet customers’ demand for produce. Similarly, the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank is trying to satisfy the basic human need for nourishment, despite a dearth of volunteers to deliver the goods. So it made sense that Afresh teamed up with the food bank and in November began offering its employees to work on the front lines handing out free staples to hungry families.