We have over 13 businesses in our Food Rescue Network and the number continues to grow.
In 2020 CKO rescued over 35,284 lbs of food that was destined for the trash. Thats 17.84 TONS of food and over 70,568 meals .
We partner with over 12 ministries to provide over 141,598 meals to the hungry in the past 5 years!
Partner with us as we have added 12 new families in the Edgehill Neighborhood to our monthly 'Family Food' deliveries in the past 3 months. This is a one time donation of $25. Reach out for more details on how to become a monthly sponsor.
1st year: 9,100 lbs = 18,200 meals 2016
2nd year: 7,883 lbs = 15,766 meals 2017
3rd year: 14,803 lbs = 29,606 meals 2018
4th year: 3,729 lbs = 7,458 meals 2019
5th year: 35,284 lbs = 70,568 meals 2020
6th year: 9,736 lbs = 19,472 meals 2021 (8/4/21)
Over 385 food rescues providing 141,598 meals to our community.
We need a kitchen in central Nashville in order to rescue more food, store more food, distribute more food and to feed more people. A kitchen will allow for more volunteers to come and help GROW our mission and ELIMINATE hunger in our community.