Calling all runners! We need your help! We are pleased to announce that RunDisney has named Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida as the celebratory charity for this year’s Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend presented by MISFIT™. We’re looking for runners for the 5K, 10K and the […]

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Did you know volunteers play a huge role in everything we do at Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida?  In 2014, over 21,000 volunteers (67,000+ hours) assisted our warehouse staff in sorting and repackaging food for distribution, fundraising events, food shows, administrative work, and more.  What kind of difference […]

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Last Thursday Walt Disney World hosted our culinary students at the Disney Contemporary Convention Services Center for mock interviews with the Disney Executive Chef team. From the moment we arrived at the Disney Contemporary Convention Services Center we were treated like royalty. Chef Robert Gilbert welcomed us and introduced the […]

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We can look with hope to the future because of the phenomenal year we just experienced. However, our work is bitter sweet because while we succeeded in distributing more food than ever before, the mere fact that we need to do so is a reflection of the plight of thousands […]

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One of the added values our Second Harvest Culinary Training Program offers is job placement assistance for our students after graduation. But we don’t focus on just any job. Instead, we train our students in such a way that they qualify for something better. When they leave Second Harvest, they […]

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