Thank you for showing that we are "In It Together" and helping the thousands of kids, seniors and families experiencing the very real challenge of keeping food on their tables across Central Florida. COVID-19 has left our community with a heightened need for food assistance and we are so grateful that our neighbors can count on you to help them right now!
Your response and actions over the last month have provided 209,000 meals and an immeasurable amount of relief and hope to families facing hunger.
People like you, our supporters, partners, donors, advocates and volunteers, have been nothing short of heroic. Together, working as a united front in the fight against hunger, you have made an incredible difference in the lives of those who urgently need help.
You can continue to help local kids, families and seniors access the meals they need to live, learn and thrive at FeedHopeNow.org. You can also read stories from the people you've helped and discover many different ways to stay involved.
Thank you for continuing to provide hope.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida (SHFBCF) is a member of Feeding America – the largest charitable domestic hunger-relief organization in the United States. During typical times, SHFBCF secures and distributes food and grocery products to approximately 550 local nonprofit feeding programs throughout Central Florida. Last year, with the help of food and financial donors, volunteers and a caring, committed community, the food bank distributed 76 million meals to partner programs such as food pantries, soup kitchens, women’s shelters, senior centers, day care centers and Kids Cafes. In addition, Second Harvest’s 16-week culinary program teaches foodservice-based technical, life and employability skills to economically hard-pressed adults. In typical times, Second Harvest is distributing enough food to feed 66,000 people a day.