Oscars remain one of the most awaited global events of the year. Movie buffs from all over the globe eagerly wait for the event to see their favourite films win across various categories. Being one of the most coveted events of the year, the arrangement each year is lavish and grand in every sense of the word.
Like every year, a grand meal was organized for everyone after the Oscars ceremony and if you think that like every year, this year too large quantities of food was wasted, you’re mistaken.
Thanks to Frieda Pinto and her amazing initiative that the leftover food from the Oscars didn’t go waste but was used to feed hundreds of hungry people.
So excited to be kicking off Oscar weekend with this fantastic initiative. This year #Copia and I team up with some of Oscar weekends biggest parties to recover excess food and deliver it to communities most in need in Los Angeles. #zerowaste #zerohunger Because this food is too good to be wasted. Thank you Women in Film for your incredible support ?@hellomikeamico
According to a Mashable report, Frieda Pinto had tied up with San Francisco-based non-profit organization Copia and they together made it possible to distribute the excess food from the Oscars party to various Los Angeles communities in need of food.
Frieda took to Instagram to post about this wonderful initiate and she explained how the initiative fed more than 800 hungry people with the leftover food.
The donations that were used to feed people included food from the exquisite Governor’s Ball after party, which is a lavish feast that his being prepared for the last twenty-three years by Wolfgang Puck.
Head over to the India Times to see the incredible menu and read about how Pinto is making plans so no one in L.A. goes hungry.