Updated May 2023
Through MFBN’s Retail Food Rescue Program (formerly Grocery Rescue), our network partners rescue non-sellable products which are still safe for consumption providing more options to food pantry visitors.
America’s dumpsters should not be better fed than its people.-Dan Glickman
In 2022, our network partners rescued 8,831,094 pounds of food!
Montana Food Bank Network trains Retail Food Rescue partners with food safety education and continues to monitor partners to ensure all rescued food is kept safe for consumption.
- Produce, meat, beverages, bakery, dairy, dry food, deli, and prepared foods and non-food items such as hygiene products, pet food, etc.
- We cannot accept recalled products, spoiled food, products without ingredient lists, or perishables returned by a customer.
OUR DEDICATED RETAIL PARTNERS:
- Albertsons, Costco, Loaf ‘N Jug, Reynolds Market, Sam’s Club, Smith’s, Target, US Foods, Walmart, and WinCo.
To start a program, or for more information, contact Eric Luogo, Programs Manager.