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Catered events such as this one at Cal State Fullerton’s Clayes Performing Arts Center can generate a lot of unused food, and the school’s new Titan Bites app is designed to give food insecure students quick access to it.

Online service connects needy students with extra food from events

The Titan Bites program at Cal State Fullerton sends push notifications to students who sign up to alert them to free leftovers available after campus activities end.

Food insecure students at the Fullerton campus of California State University now have a potential source of a good free meal, thanks to a program launched late last year that notifies them via email or text of the availability of leftover food from events.

The service is available to any student through the school’s online portal, which now has a button enabling an opt-in. As of February 8, 196 students had signed up, says Crystal Newman, marketing manager for the campus dining

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