Our Mission


Mercy Chefs is a faith-based, non-profit disaster and humanitarian relief organization. We exist to provide professionally prepared, restaurant-quality meals to victims, volunteers, and first responders in natural disasters and national emergencies, and we partner with existing like-minded organizations to further their mission by providing food service in underserved communities across the country.
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Disaster Relief & Long-Term Recovery

We respond to natural disasters and national emergencies at a moment’s notice. On deployment, our professional chefs prepare high-quality, hot meals on a mass scale for victims, first responders and volunteers – up to 20,000 meals a day if needed.

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Community Kitchens

Mercy Chefs’ Co-Founder, Ann LeBlanc, inspired the development of our Community Kitchens and Outreach division. She recognized our organization’s responsibility to put our resources, volunteers, and skills to use outside of disasters to feed food insecure populations across the nation.
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Food Insecurity Response

Mercy Chefs has delivered millions of meals through grocery box distribution. The impact these groceries have made on people’s lives is unparalleled. We’ve expanded this program and continue to find new ways to support people in food insecure communities through job skills training, single parent cooking classes, and budget recipe creation.

Latest Stories & Updates


Hurricane Idalia

We deployed to Live Oak, Florida in response to the Category 3 Hurricane Idalia which hit Florida’s Big Bend on August 30th.


Our “Hey Buddy” Podcast gives an inside look at what it’s like to be a part of Mercy Chefs.

Relief for Ukraine

We #StandwithUkraine and continue to provide groceries to refugees overseas.

Our Work


National Emergencies

100% Tax Deductible


Your donation of any amount will make a direct and immediate impact with Mercy Chefs. Simply click the button below to give securely through Credit Card, PayPal, or Venmo.

Mercy Chefs is fully funded by private donors. We work hard to keep our overhead costs low so we can maximize the impact of every donation given to our ministry. Our family of financial supporters is a vital part of our ministry. Your generosity empowers us to carry out our work and mission.

Get Involved


Join us in making a difference in the lives of people affected by natural disasters, national emergencies, and extreme poverty. Individuals, businesses, and churches can all partner with us in a variety of ways.

Mercy Chefs Store


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