The Central Florida community raised $278,879 for Second Harvest Food Bank through Walmart and Sam’s Club’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign. “The fight against hunger has never been more important than now,” said Dave Krepcho, president and CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. “This generous donation will provide 1.1 million meals to Central Floridians, … [Read more...] about Walmart and Sam’s Club’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign Raises $278,879
Today, Publix Super Markets Charities presented Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida with a check for $225,000 to assist the food bank’s ongoing response efforts amid the coronavirus pandemic. Since mid-March, Second Harvest has been distributing enough food for 300,000 meals per day – double what the nonprofit was providing before COVID-19 shut down the tourism and … [Read more...] about Publix Presents $225,000 to Assist with Pandemic Relief Efforts
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida has been awarded a $69,000 grant from The Darden Foundation to provide hunger relief to local families. As COVID-19 drives food insecurity in Central Florida, the funding will allow Second Harvest to sustain its emergency response. “We’ve served Central Florida through many disasters, but nothing compares to what we’re seeing from … [Read more...] about Darden Foundation Helps Fight Hunger with $69,000 Grant
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. Second Harvest has consistently earned this designation for more than a decade. Since 2002, using objective analysis, Charity Navigator has awarded … [Read more...] about Second Harvest Food Bank Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator – Again!
To support communities impacted by COVID-19, Raytheon Technologies has pledged $5 million to Feeding America, a nationwide network of hunger relief nonprofits. A grant of $159,000 will go to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida to fund the local distribution of meals, groceries and essential supplies to residents of Brevard County. As a result of the pandemic, the … [Read more...] about Raytheon Technologies’ Donation Helps Fund Hunger Relief Efforts in Brevard County