Our Food Rescue program provides meals and food items to shelter participants and other program clients, for up to 3 months. The program compliments meal service and addresses the food security of our clients in all of our programs. Food Rescue also supports our food teams.
Our Food Rescue program is primarily supported by volunteers and in-kind donations. Since February 2022, we have 113 clients who receive a box of supplemental food twice a month and 70 Emergency Sheltered motel clients who receive a meals 5 times a week. Learn more by watching this video HERE.
To be eligible for the Food Rescue program you must:
-Already work with a BEDS Plus case manager because of their recent past or current circumstances
-Mental or physical disability that prevents them from shopping for themselves or visiting food pantries
-Receive SNAP benefits that are no longer adequate to feed their household