Second Servings of Houston strives to alleviate hunger and reduce waste by rescuing excess prepared and perishable food from hotels, caterers, sports venues, distributors, retailers, and other regulated food businesses, and delivering it promptly and safely to approved charitable meal sites.
Here are two key reasons we do what we do:
1 in 5 People
in Harris County faces food insecurity, with limited or uncertain access to adequate food, according to Feeding America, the leading supplier to food banks in the U.S.
31% of Food
at the consumer and retail levels, according to USDA