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Technology for food rescue

We rescue edible food that is about to be discarded and distribute it among community kitchens

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Our Mission

Nilus is a nonprofit organization that applies technology and sharing economy models to reduce food loss and waste.

Our Vision

Nilus aspires to digitalize the food rescue industry.

Our Model

We user crowdsourcing and geo-location technologies to connect food donors, community kitchens, social organizations in need and drivers, simply and intuitively

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Donors notify food availability online

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Soup kitchens place orders through an app

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Nilus drivers receive trip notifications through the app

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Drivers get paid for their job

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The food that would have gone to waste feeds those who need it most

Our motivation


of the food we produce is wasted


billion tons of food wasted per year


malnourished people in the world

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  • +150

    thousand kilograms of food rescued

  • 85%

    of the starving could be fed with rescued food

  • 5000

    food plates delivered

  • +5000

    people better nourished

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Soup Kitchens

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Transport food and work with Nilus

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Food Banks

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Our Partners:

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Harvard - Innovation labs

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Red Nacional de Bancos de Alimentos

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Banco de Alimentos de Rosario