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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We wanted to share a little bit about a dear Food Bank friend of ours who sadly passed away recently. When we think of a person who works with and helps the senior population in Central Florida, we instantly would think of Walt Willis.  Our seniors are one of the […]

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The Christian Care Center’s Benevolence Centeris the largest food pantry in Lake County serving an average of over 2150 individuals each month, giving over 22,000 pounds of food each week to those in need in Lake County. This program is designed to supply families with five days’ worth of food […]

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When the 18 wheeler drove into the parking lot at 580 W. Jackson Street, some 80 volunteers were ready and waiting to begin the process of unwrapping, unpacking, sorting and bagging. The semi from Second Harvest Food Bank is like a box of chocolates; we never know what we will […]

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Since its inception in 1980, Bridges of America(BOA) has maintained an unwavering commitment to provide thousands of felony offenders the opportunity for rehabilitation and reintegration into their communities as law-abiding and tax-paying citizens nationally and internationally. BOA embraces positive change– change that allows their clients to feel proud of themselves […]

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We are so excited to share a milestone moment in not only our Grocery Alliance Program, but also for our food bank’s agency capacity building initiative.  Recently, the first refurbished cargo container was delivered to our partner agency, Servant’s Heart. But not just any cargo container! This container is fully […]

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