Iowa Gleaning & Food Recovery Organizations
Feed Iowa First
Feed Iowa First is a grass-roots community of businesses, faith organizations, schools, farmers and volunteers that unite in relationship-based service to help our neighbors to Combat Food Insecurity by Growing Food and Farmers. We believe access to fresh, healthy produce can and does transform lives. Fresh, healthy food is a basic human right, and ensuring access to it is key to building vibrant communities where citizens can reach their full human potential.
1506 10th St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 Gleaning Type: On-farm, Food recovery, Distribution Organization Type: Nonprofit, University
Food Rescue US – Quad Cities
Food Rescue US is dedicated to eliminating hunger and food waste (keeping food out of landfills and reducing greenhouse gasses). We engage volunteers and food donors through our proprietary web-based app to directly transfer nutritious, excess food to social service agencies serving the food insecure. DAVENPORT AND BETTENDORF Food Rescue US - Quad Cities Taelor Denton (971)832-0364
No physical address Gleaning Type: Food recovery, Other support (software, management, etc.) Organization Type: Paid staff
Northeast Iowa Food Bank
The Northeast Iowa Food Bank serves 16 counties in northeast Iowa through our distribution center in Waterloo, IA. We provide nutritious food to 5,800 different people weekly through a far-reaching network of over 200 food pantries, soup kitchens, schools, churches, and nonprofit groups.
1605 Lafayette St, Waterloo, IA 50703 Gleaning Type: Distribution Organization Type: Nonprofit
Table to Table
Iowa City, IA nonprofit that collects wholesome foods from a variety of donors for distribution to the food insecure. The website includes information for volunteers, donors and partners.
840 S Capitol St, Iowa City, IA 52240 Gleaning Type: Urban, Food recovery, Distribution Organization Type: Nonprofit