A local church is trying to give me a position for community involvement. Although I am busy and rather spend my time elsewhere I will do it because I see the waste of food as an option. There are several homeless shelters around my area and I am sure the lack of quality food is an issue. What is stopping retailers like Pick n Save, Piggly Wiggly, Target, and many others (Kwik Trip) from throwing their food away after they think it is no longer good? I know Pick N Save has a daily salad bar, the food at the salad bar does not go bad in one day. I happily eat it before they take it away. What are the challenges in convincing retailers to allow me to bring the "out of date" food to homeless shelters and churches?