A group of Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria are preparing for a new beginning in the kitchen. Spectrum News 13 recently visited the Darden Foundation Community Kitchen to see how these students are gaining valuable hands-on experiences needed to pursue a sustainable career in Central Florida’s booming hospitality industry. […]

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More than 140,000 Puerto Ricans have arrived in Central Florida since Hurricane Maria devastated the island last fall.  Thanks to the support of the community, Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is uniquely positioned to provide hope for these families with disaster relief food boxes, but also to offer […]

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This post was submitted by Matthew Tanner, City Impact Manager at The Mission Continues. The original post can be found on The Mission Continues’ blog.   Following the mass destruction in Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria, The Mission Continues’ Orlando 1st and 2nd Service Platoons were driven to find […]

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida continues to provide immediate food assistance to evacuees from Puerto Rico. The emergency food boxes are available to those arriving at Orlando International Airport and include several items to provide immediate relief, including water, shelf stable milk, Ready-to-Eat Meals, snack bars, crackers and […]

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is distributing emergency food boxes at feeding partners, including the St. Cloud Community Pantry (photos below) to insure our neighbors arriving from Puerto Rico and their families can find the hope and help they need. Find ways to help or where to access […]

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  Today Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida delivered emergency food boxes for families arriving from Puerto Rico to the Disaster Relief Center at Orlando International Airport (MCO) and to Latino Leadership. Working through DCF and our feeding partners, we are preparing to serve an influx of families arriving […]

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