Be the Rescue. Together. Support Food Rescue US - Virginia Beach!

by Food Rescue US

Due to the impact of COVID-19, it is estimated that 54 million Americans, including 1 in 4 children, will experience food insecurity in 2020. That is a 46% increase from 2019. 

Food Rescue US - Virginia Beach offers a highly sustainable food recovery model that empowers communities to use existing resources to support food insecure individuals and families. Since launching in 2020, Food Rescue US - Virginia Beach has: 

  • Provided over 163,000 meals to the food insecure 
  • Kept over 195,600 pounds of excess food from ending-up in landfills 
  • Partnered with 21 local social service agencies to ensure food is provided to those that need it most
  • Recovered excess food from 12 food donor partners 
  • Worked with a community of 40 volunteer food rescuers 

Due to COVID-19, your support of Food Rescue US is more important than ever. In the face of this growing need - and that of our community partners across the country - Food Rescue US - Virginia Beach has risen to the challenge and adapted our efficient volunteer-driven model to increase our impact on reducing hunger and food waste. 

Your donation is how we can continue to BE THE RESCUE. TOGETHER. 

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