On Saturday, May 21st, Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida will host its first-ever Ultimate Garden Party fundraising event to support the nonprofit’s mission of ending hunger. At the event, which will be held from 1-5 p.m. at the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando, hunger advocates will Escape to Elegance during an event featuring live entertainment, … [Read more...] about You’re Invited to Escape with Us
Because of you, so many had a brighter 2021. Last year, you brought hunger relief to kids, families, and seniors across Central Florida through your dedicated support, acts of volunteerism, and gifts of hope. We can't thank you enough. See your generosity at work in this special thank you video. Because of you, Second Harvest provided 99 million meals last year. … [Read more...] about Because of YOU.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida recently received a $100,000 donation from ConcordRENTS, an affordable and market-rate multifamily housing property management company based in Maitland. These funds will go directly to purchasing fresh produce from local farmers, which will then be distributed to Second Harvest’s network of more than 500 feeding partners across … [Read more...] about ConcordRENTS Donates $100,000 to Support Hunger Relief
What a year! When I think about the past year, it almost feels like I was on a roller coaster ride. So many highs and a couple of lows. The year started with the Hope Worldwide Church conducting its annual food drive which provided more than 23,000 meals. What a wonderful way to begin the year! However, January does come with the typical decrease in volunteer help … [Read more...] about Thank you, volunteers!
After a nationwide search, Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida has named Derrick Chubbs as its new President and CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2022. Chubbs succeeds Dave Krepcho, who will retire at the end of 2021 after leading the nonprofit since 2004. For the past five years, Chubbs has been President and CEO of Central Texas Food Bank (CTFB) in Austin, the largest … [Read more...] about Second Harvest Food Announces Derrick Chubbs as New President and CEO