Ruth's Gleanings bridges the gap between food waste and nutritional poverty by rescuing excess fresh and healthy food and distributing it to those who need it.

By most estimates, up to 40% of food produced in the United States is wasted and thrown away in landfills.

At the same time, 14% of the nation's households are food insecure, which is 17.4 million households.


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