BJ’s Wholesale celebrated the grand opening of their brand new Port Orange Club on Friday, October 4th, and we were there to celebrate with them! Our Volusia Branch Manager, Bob Thomas, attended the festivities, which included an adorable BJ’s rap song performed by Spruce Creek Elementary, BJ’s local Adopt-a-School partner, […]

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Over the last year, we have partnered with an organization called Teen Xpress to help get food into households of Orange County teens experiencing food insecurity. Teen Xpress, a program of the Howard Phillips Center for Children & Families, is a mobile health unit that provides free medical and mental […]

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Early on the bright and crisp morning of Saturday, December 17th, three large Second Harvest trucks filled with 52,464 pounds of emergency food boxes and fresh produce got ready to roll toward six Orange County public schools. Second Harvest staff and management gathered in the parking lot to work out […]

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With the holidays rapidly approaching, most of us are preparing for a time of celebration and gift-giving. Yet for many children attending Central Florida Public Schools, this season will prove to be a particularly difficult one. As many as 222,000* Central Florida students are receiving free or reduced cost lunches through the […]

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Your support of Second Harvest Food Bank has made an impact in lives of thousands of Central Florida seniors, children, and families this past year. Here’s a look at our accomplishments: – Second Harvest distributed 24,764,248 pounds of food to more than 500 partner feeding programs in our 6 county-wide […]

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For many years, Second Harvest Food Bank provided food to partner feeding programs in Brevard County through the Brevard Community Food Bank—which operated as a program of Catholic Charities. In 2000, Catholic Charities decided to get out of the food banking business as a program, and offered SHFB a chance to […]

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