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URI launches community education effort

to address food waste and access issues

Changing the way Rhode Islanders think about their food

A new program, Food Recovery for Rhode Island, aims to rescue and recycle food in order to address the state’s food waste and access issues.

RLC is determined

to rescue leftover food

Massachusetts charities stretched thin

by coronavirus pandemic struggle to keep up with holiday demand

‘They are here for us’:

Local program aimed at distributing extra food to those in need asks for help

Brookline's Tatte Bakery & Cafe

partners with Rescuing Leftover Cuisine after staff show concern over food waste

Local Program Aimed At Distributing Extra Food To Those In Need Asks For Help

A program focused on putting extra food to good use has reached a major milestone. Now, they saw they need more help to keep the meals coming.

Interview with Robert Lee, Founder and CEO of Rescuing Leftover Cuisine

Robert Lee is the founder and CEO of Rescuing Leftover Cuisine (RLC), a nonprofit organization working in 16 cities and headquartered in New York City. RLC volunteers pick up excess food from participating restaurants, caterers, and hotels and deliver it to homeless shelters and soup kitchens.


Other recipients of the award from HBO and Warner Bros. were also honored at the ceremony for their community impact. Kevin Garvey, Manager, Threats and Incident Response – Global Information Security, Corporate, was honored for his efforts with Rescuing Leftover Cuisine.