RLC Rhode Island

Volunteer as a Rescuer. Donate food as a business. Receive food as an organization. Support our mission. Let's feed people, not landfills.

Branch Founded: 2021

69,658

pounds rescued

58,048

meals provided

Nearly 1 in 4 households in Rhode Island are experiencing food insecurity

Up to 40% of food feeds landfills.

Methane Gasses from food in landfills hurts our planet and our health.

Rhode Island’s Central Landfill may fill up by 2040.


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RLCRI bridges the gap between food excess and insecurity

WE INVITE NONPROFITS to sign up as RLC Food Recipient Partners, a free service.

WE ENCOURAGE BUSINESSES to partner with RLC to donate their surplus food.

WE INSPIRE VOLUNTEERISM by hosting volunteer opportunities for one-time, sporadic or recurring Rescue Events, morning until night, 365 days a year.


Volunteer with Us
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Who we work with

Many families are very happy tonight. The food you delivered went to community families - which they always get excited for. Some people cry with gratitude...You’re doing great work...Thank you, again.


Rick Freitas

St. Ambrose Shelter

Join the Movement

Want to be a food   rescuer?

reduce hunger & wasted food

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


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In the News

Get in touch with RLCRI

Hailey Gilmore

Rhode Island Branch Manager


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