Please consider contacting City Harvest to pick up unopened trays/platters of food. As long as the tray is refrigerated and the total amount is over 100 lbs., they will pick up as soon as possible (typically the next business day) from Rodeph Sholom.
To donate, please contact the food sourcing team at City Harvest at (646) 412-0758.
Rescuing Leftover Cuisine
You might also consider contacting Rescuing Leftover Cuisine (RLC), a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to stopping food waste and hunger. RLC will rescue excess food after your event and bring it to those who need it at homeless shelters and other agencies nearby. RLC partners with individuals, event planners/caterers and venues. For a tax-deductible fee, RLC will coordinate the logistics to rescue and distribute any amount of excess food; no minimum required.
To arrange a pickup, please contact email@example.com at least 3 days before your event.