From 1994 to 1997, Second Harvest Food Bank experienced a very important growth spurt. This growth was made possible through capital campaign gifts totaling more than $2 million, which allowed the organization to purchase, renovate, and expand a 35,000 square foot distribution center on Brengle Drive in Orlando. As the […]

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Here in Central Florida, and throughout the nation, millions of seniors find it challenging to consistently finenutritious food. Although our nation produces a rich cornucopia of food and agricultural products valued at an estimated $400 billion annually, 30% to 40% of that food supply, an estimated $162 million, is discarded while […]

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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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