Elizabeth Santiago, School Partnerships Program Manager at Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, writes in The Orlando Sentinel about how the relationship between health and hunger impacts local students and how unique programs targeting kids can make a difference. Her guest column originally appeared online and in print on October 10, 2021. From making new friends … [Read more...] about Thinking Outside the Box to Solve School Hunger
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is the celebrated charity during the Walt Disney World Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend powered by AfterShokz. During the three races that weekend, a team of runners help create awareness of the food bank and raise funds to support the growth of its mission. For one runner, that mission is personal. "Outrunning hunger is a … [Read more...] about One woman is outrunning hunger – and you can help!
I want to share a special opportunity for you to help. Today, the first 100 donors to become monthly Meal Makers will have their gifts matched for three months, thanks to R&H Gemberling and L&P Memorial Foundation. You will DOUBLE your impact for families like Krista's. (But hurry, this is a limited opportunity and 19 hunger fighters have already stepped up to take … [Read more...] about In search of 100 Meal Makers
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. This is the 12th consecutive year that Second Harvest has earned this top distinction. “Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida’s exceptional 4-star … [Read more...] about Second Harvest Earns Charity Navigator’s Top Rating
Thank you for being part of the Second Harvest Food Bank family. Your support makes a life-changing difference for families and kids experiencing hunger. Despite an incredible outpouring of generosity this year, the need for food in our community remains high. It will take all of us coming together to make sure our neighbors have access to the nutritious meals they need. … [Read more...] about DOUBLE your impact for the rest of 2021!