Three Square Food Bank
Alleviating Hunger and Building a Hunger-Free Community
Three Square Food Bank, established in 2007, is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and the largest hunger-relief organization in Southern Nevada. As a member of Feeding America, Three Square is committed to addressing food insecurity and providing nutritious food to individuals and families in need. Their mission is to alleviate hunger while actively working towards a community free from hunger.
Vision and Mission
The organization envisions a community where no one goes hungry, emphasizing the importance of creating a hunger-free environment in Southern Nevada. Mission is to provide nutritious food to those in need, ensuring access to meals and actively working to overcome barriers that prevent individuals from accessing essential nutrition.
Three Square Food Bank operates various programs to combat food waste and distribute food to individuals and families in need. Some of their key initiatives include:
- Grocery and Retail Rescue: Collaborates with: 300 grocery stores.
In 2019 : saved 15.5 million pounds of food.
- Hot Food Rescue: The Hot Food Rescue program collects surplus banquet food from Las Vegas Strip properties, rescuing hundreds of thousands of pounds of food each year and providing meals to those in need.
- Food Industry Shows: Three Square participates in food industry shows held in Las Vegas, rescuing excess non-perishable and prepared food products that would be discarded after the events.
These programs highlight Three Square’s commitment to addressing hunger by rescuing food and ensuring its distribution to individuals and families in need.
Volunteers play a crucial role in supporting Three Square’s operations. They assist with various activities such as food sorting, packaging, and distribution. By donating their time and effort, volunteers contribute significantly to the organization’s mission of alleviating hunger in the community.
Three Square Food Bank relies on the generosity of individuals and businesses to continue their vital work. Donations made to Three Square are tax-deductible as permitted by law. Financial contributions enable the organization to acquire and distribute nutritious food to those facing food insecurity in Southern Nevada.
Three Square Food Bank is at the forefront of fighting hunger in Southern Nevada. With their comprehensive programs to rescue and distribute food, along with the support of dedicated volunteers and generous donations, the organization is making a significant impact in alleviating food insecurity in the region. By actively working towards a hunger-free community and providing nutritious meals to those in need, Three Square is creating a better future for individuals and families in Southern Nevada. To learn more about Three Square Food Bank, their programs, and how to contribute or get involved, visit their website or connect with them on social media platforms.
Address: 4190 N. Pecos Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89115
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- Monday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
- Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
- Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
- Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
- Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
- Saturday Day Off
- Sunday Day Off