RLC Dallas, TX

1 in 7 Texans experience food insecurity, and Dallas has the sixth highest child poverty rate. Food is needed more than ever. RLC Dallas is looking for Food Donor Partners as well as volunteer Rescuers to help rescue food from places like cafes, hotels, meal delivery stores, bakeries, and more. Whether you would like to be a Food Rescuer, Food Donor, offer your connections, or contribute financially, join us and be a part of the movement. Sign up to volunteer or reach out to dallas@rescuingleftovercuisine.org. Let's feed the DFW metroplex together.

Branch Founded: 2019

32876

pounds rescued

27397

meals provided

Nearly 1 in 7 households in Dallas, TX are experiencing food insecurity

The food insecurity rate for Texas is approximately 18.4%. In Dallas and neighboring counties, 477,000 residents live in food-insecure households.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dallas has the sixth highest child poverty rate (35.6%).

And yet, Dallas has one of the highest restaurants per capita ratios in the nation.


14%

RLC Dallas bridges the gap between food excess and insecurity

Food safety is our priority. RLC only accepts food donations that are from federally ServSafe certified businesses.

We strategically match each food donation to best serve our recipient partners across the DFW metroplex.

RLC Dallas has created guidelines specific to COVID-19 for all Food Donor Partners, Recipients and Volunteers to ensure everyone's safety.


Volunteer with Us
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Who we work with

"I own two 7-Eleven convenience franchises, and we throw away $72,000 worth of food every year... it almost seems like every business should use [RLC's] service."


David

7-Eleven franchise owner

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Join the Movement

Want to be a food   rescuer?

fight hunger & food waste

protect the environment

rescue solo or as a team

Are you a non-profit that needs food?

receive free & healthy food

tailored for your needs

save time & resources

Support Our Mission

Help us continue to fight food insecurity, food waste, and preserve the environment. All donations contribute directly to our efforts to feed hungry and food insecure individuals, children and families.


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Get in touch with RLC Dallas

Mimi Chong

Branch Director


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