Click HERE to join Community Food Rescue’s FREE food recovery matching tool.
Feed More and Waste Less with Community Food Rescue’s new Matching Web application tool. Learn how CFR works in this animated video.
Community Food Rescue (CFR) is the coordinated food recovery network for Montgomery County, Maryland. This system enhances the good work of businesses, individuals, and organizations that already recover and redistribute perfectly good food to people experiencing hunger.
Every year in Montgomery County, Maryland…
- 246,000 tons (23%) of the County’s solid waste is food waste. (Montgomery County Waste Composition Study, July 26, 2013)
- 79,000-81,000 (8%) of Montgomery County residents do not know where their next meal will come from. (Feeding America’s Map the Meal Gap study)
- 35% of children in Montgomery County public schools qualify for free or reduced meals. (Montgomery County Public Schools)
Click HERE to register and start using Community Food Rescue’s FREE matching Web application.
Recovering unsold, surplus food is easy with CFR’s Web application, which will match food donations with hunger relief organizations and volunteer food runners for transportation.