Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is intentionally increasing the output of fresh, healthy food into our community. Thanks to farmers, growers, retail partners and food suppliers, more than 52% of the food distributed last year was fresh! This means more fruits, vegetables, dairy and meats found their way […]

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Hunger can be a disaster year round. Add to that the disruption and devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria and this holiday season could be a recipe for disaster for thousands of Central Florida families and displaced Puerto Ricans. Here are some of their stories: Shakira recently left Puerto […]

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Kelly is the mother of two young children and is passionate about education. She volunteers in the classroom and with the PTA to ensure the teachers, students and other parents are able to achieve success. When her husband lost his job, the family tried to make it on their own […]

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“Sometimes I think I would just give up if it weren’t for this little girl.” As you reflect on the many things in your life to be thankful for this year, I hope you’ll take a moment to accept a thank you as well. April and her daughter, Emily, are […]

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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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