OUR
MISSION

Veggie Rescue collects excess produce from local farms, farmers markets and backyards and distributes it directly to schools and organizations serving those in need, at no cost to the recipient. Our mission is to improve the nutrition and quality for life of our community members who are struggling with food insecurity by providing them healthy, local produce, and to work with farmers to reduce food waste at the beginnging of the food cycle. 

 
 

PRODUCE LBS TO DATE: 615, 445 LBS!
FOOD BUDGET SAVINGS: $1,077,028.75

 
 

NUTRITIONAL VALUE: PRICELESS

NOURISHING OUR COMMUNITY

With a goal to improve nutrition and the quality of life for those struggling with food security.

 

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY NUMBERS

 

THANKS TO ALL OUR SUPPORTERS