Training Details

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

10:30 am - 12:00 pm ET

Foundation Center South
133 Peachtree Street NE
Lobby Suite 350
Atlanta, GA



Everyday food may be wasted if potential donors fear liability. The Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Act protects donors and recipient agencies from liability when distributing donated foods. Attend this presentation to learn how you and your organization are protected by federal and state laws.

In this class you will learn:

  • Can your organization be sued if food you donated caused someone to get ill?
  • How does the law apply to prepared foods?
  • What type of food donations are protected under the law?
  • Are there certain conditions for food packaging, content, and expiration date?

Intended Audience

All levels of experience
CEOs, executive directors, upper management
Fundraising & development staff
Program directors and staff


Ashley Pruitt Attorney