How FoodRescue.ca is Responding to COVID-19:
FoodRescue.ca is still fully operational, working to support non-profits
who need access to food during the COVID-19 crisis.
Food safety is our highest priority. Please review your provincial public
health food safety guidelines for safe food practices that help mitigate risk.
We are happy to share existing resources from public health units across
Smart. Simple. Local.
If you're a food business with excess food, use our free tool to donate food safely and easily.
Not-for-profit organizations can rescue nutritious food directly from local donors.
We can all learn a few simple ideas to use food more wisely at home.
A NEW way to donate excess food.
SMARTIt's inevitable that food businesses have a bit of surplus at the end of a day. But, we believe there's a better way to manage excess than to throw out edible food. It's much better for the environment to redirect this food to people in need.
SIMPLEWe can help make food recovery part of your everyday business activities, so you can say goodbye to tipping fees. Register. Donate. Repeat. How simple is that? Donating surplus food just makes good sense.
LOCALSocial service organizations now have a safe way to access food to help feed those in need, right in our own neighbourhoods. FoodRescue.ca is that connection to help make good will a reality.
Together, we have impact
Results of food rescued since May 2018
kgs greenhouse gas