GaryLeBlanc

About Gary LeBlanc

Principally focused on providing disaster relief, our team regularly responds to national emergencies and natural disasters at home and abroad. In addition to emergency response, we make use of our equipment skills and volunteers by meeting existing needs within urban communities, establishing permanent kitchens in places with ongoing hardship, and installing water purification systems for communities without access to potable water. Chef Gary LeBlanc is founder and President of Mercy Chefs, a non-profit providing professionally prepared meals to victims, first responders and volunteers in natural disaster & national emergency.

President Trump Visits Mercy Chefs’ Relief Site in Puerto Rico

By | 2017-10-03T21:30:56+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Press Releases|

PORTSMOUTH, VA, October 2, 2017 | TruthPR.com | -- Mercy Chefs, a Hampton Roads based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization received a visit from President Trump at Calvary Chapel, where they are providing relief in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico. Today, as the team served lunch and provided a distribution of water, groceries and supplies [...]

Virginia based relief group heads to Puerto Rico in aftermath of Hurricane Maria

By | 2017-09-29T14:50:39+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Humanitarian, Nonprofit, Press Releases|

PORTSMOUTH, VA, September 29, 2017 | TruthPR.com | – Mercy Chefs, a Hampton Roads based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization departs for Puerto Rico this Saturday, September 30th. The team will be carrying a 300 gallon per hour water purification unit, 250 water purification straws and cases full of relief supplies. Upon arrival, [...]

Mercy Chefs Interview On ‘Our American Stories’ with Host Lee Habeeb

By | 2017-09-18T09:21:14+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Audio Interviews for Download|

  Chef Gary LeBlanc and Mercy Chefs volunteers deployed to Houston before the storm hit… and they’re serving thousands of meals to people who have just lost everything. Hear his stories from the ground, and help if you can: www.MercyChefs.com. Schedule Interviews Here

Professional Chefs head into Florida bringing relief for victims of Hurricane Irma

By | 2017-09-12T12:31:00+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Nonprofit, Press Releases|

PORTSMOUTH, VA, September 11, 2017 | TruthPR.com | – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization has deployed a third team of professional chefs to feed victims of Hurricane Irma in Florida. Today, the relief group is driving into the state from their pre-staged location in Alabama. Their convoy consists of [...]

Professional Chefs at Ground Zero of Hurricane Harvey Providing Relief for Victims and First Responders

By | 2017-09-06T16:13:16+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Humanitarian, Press Releases|

PORTSMOUTH, VA, September 5, 2017 | TruthPR | – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization has deployed their team of professional chefs to feed victims and first responders in Rockport and Houston, Texas. "As I drive between our two deployment sites in Rockport and Friendswood, Texas (outside Houston), the [...]

Radio Host Bill Martinez Interview with Chef Gary Leblanc #HurricaneHarvey @MercyChefs

By | 2017-08-30T12:34:54+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Humanitarian, Press Releases|

Interview of Chef Gary LeBlanc of Mercy Chefs  by Show Host Bill Martinez #HurricaneHarvey Mercy Chefs is a faith-based, non-profit disaster relief organization. We exist to serve professionally prepared mealsfor victims, volunteers and first responders in national emergencies and natural disasters and are committed to using our resources to meet the needs of [...]

Professional Chefs at Ground Zero of Hurricane Harvey Providing Relief for Victims and First Responders

By | 2017-08-30T12:35:25+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Humanitarian, Press Releases|

Photo taken by Gary LeBlanc in Rockport, Texas PORTSMOUTH, VA, August 28, 2017 | TruthPR.com | – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization has deployed their team of professional chefs to feed victims and first responders in Rockport and Houston, Texas. Today, the relief group is onsite in Rockport, [...]

Mercy Chefs Set to Host Their Third Annual “17 Days of Christmas” in Dallas

By | 2017-08-30T12:37:04+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Events, Humanitarian, Press Releases|

Mercy Chefs Set to Host Their Third Annual “17 Days of Christmas” in Dallas DALLAS, Tex, December 8, 2016 | TruthPR.com | – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization is scheduled to begin their third annual “17 Days of Christmas” in Dallas, Texas this Sunday, December 11th. For the [...]

Chef Gary LeBlanc is at the Heart of the Disaster in Louisiana

By | 2017-08-30T11:16:19+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Articles, Audio Interviews for Download, Humanitarian|

After Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Chef Gary realized there had to be a better way to serve people in these devastating moments when folks have lost so much! His goal was to replace the standard disaster-relief food service— the cold food, warm water, inadequate facilities and the absence of food safety and sanitation - [...]