Rescuing Leftover Cuisine | Massachusetts

Claire Pekarik , MA & RI Branch Operations Manager
Located throughout RI & MA
Located throughout RI & MA, MA 02114


Rescuing Leftover Cuisine (RLC) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit food rescue organization that crowdsources community members as volunteer “Rescuers” to use our purpose-built web application to redistribute surplus food from businesses to nonprofits that serve people suffering from hunger and food insecurity.


Volunteer as a FOOD RESCUER to rescue surplus food from businesses and deliver it to nearby nonprofits that serve the underserved:


  • All Ages encouraged!

  • No minimum time commitment is required: volunteer one-time, sporadically or on a recurring basis.

  • Daily volunteering opportunities to choose from morning, afternoon and night throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

  • FulfillCommunity Service Hours: Documentation for proof of volunteering is available upon request.

  • Safety guidelines are in place to ensure zero person-to-person contact.

  • Go solo or as a team of family members, friends, co-workers, etc.

  • Rescue via 2 feet, 2 wheels, 4 wheels, or MBTA Subway.

  • A typical Rescue Event averages less than one hour of volunteering time.

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