Be a Food Donor

 

Looking for a smart way to donate surplus food?

You just found it.

 

Reduce your environmental
impact while supporting
your community

FREE

Any business with excess, unsold food can donate to local charities and not-for-profit organizations, right in your own community.

SAFE

We review recipient organizations on your behalf to confirm proper food safety measures are in place, making your life easier.

THE BOTTOM LINE

Save on tipping fees and tell better stories about your community support through food recovery instead of throwing good food out.

It really helps us a to give away surplus food and we're glad we're doing it!

Thobours Boulangerie Patisserie Café

CellDonate

HOW IT WORKS

 

FoodRescue.ca is a free and easy way for food businesses and non-profit organizations to connect, schedule and track food donations.

 

  • Food businesses and non-profit organizations create a free profile
  • Additional locations and users can be added to the account
  • Businesses can make single donations or set up recurring pick-up schedules
  • Notices with donation details are sent to local non-profit organizations
  • These organizations select donations that they're interested in and go pick them up
  • Donors are notified when their donation has been selected by a recipient organization
  • The dashboard lists your donation history and showcases the positive social and environmental impact you make through using FoodRescue.ca
  • Access your account at any time to view your dashboard and manage donations

Let's make sure
good food
gets eaten.

 

Got Questions? Check out these FAQs

Where is FoodRescue.ca available?
What should food businesses know about donating food?
Who receives donated food?
What type of food can be donated?
Are there donation size limits?
Are any types of food not rescued?
Is there anything else our business needs to do?