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The explosion of data over the past few years has had a profound impact across all sectors, with businesses and organizations of all sizes working to more effectively collect and analyze vast troves of information about their customers and consumers. Yet while many are struggling to understand how data science can benefit them, an unlikely nonprofit is among a group of trailblazers within the space.
That charitable organization is the D.C. Central Kitchen, in Washington, D.C., which has catered to the district’s underserved communities for nearly three decades. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation recently visited D.C. Central Kitchen to learn more about its innovative use of data analytics. After you check out the video they created here, head over to their blog to read their piece on it.