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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Christina enlisted in the Air Force after high school. She remembers the sense of pride and accomplishment she felt after completing basic training. She went on to serve as a surgery tech in Desert Storm. After returning from war, she became sick and received a medical retirement. Retirement was a […]

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Each year, Boy Scouts across the country, and right here in Central Florida, participate in Scouting for Food. As the largest single-day food drive in America, the program collects thousands of pounds of food for Central Florida kids, families and seniors. In 2017, Scouting for Food falls on Veteran’s Day, […]

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One of our newest summer feeding site partners for the Summer Food Service Program in Central Florida is the W.T. Bland Public Library located in rural Mt. Dora, FL. With a ton of fun reading programs for kids and a neat hang-out space for teens, the library is making strides […]

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What do a Food Bank and 20 healthcare executives in Central Florida have in common? Before December 2015, we weren’t sure there was much.  Since then, though, the answer has become very clear: we all want to stem the rising tide of obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure and other diet-related […]

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Hi my name is Wendell Calloway and I am so proud to be a part of the Bites Camera Action(BCA)/Second Harvest Food Bank Food Distribution Program, a program funded completely by Universal Orlando. Because I am a veteran myself I understand the challenges that some veterans go through with Food. […]

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