Dear Food Bankers and Food Bank lovers, THANK YOU! We are intensely grateful for your generosity and spirit. Each year, the Swamp Sistas rally and raise money to help feed kids whose families struggle with hunger, especially over the summer months. Members of our group who work in underserved communities have a heightened awareness of this critical problem, and we’re … [Read more...] about Thank you for providing a summer of hope
Happy National Volunteer Week to all of our volunteers who play such a vital role in ensuring that Second Harvest Food Bank’s mission is carried through. We’re so grateful to all of you for the many different ways that you help fight hunger: whether it’s volunteering physically in one of our warehouses, serving on our board of directors or advocating on behalf of … [Read more...] about Thank you, Volunteers!
As 2020 comes to a close, we cannot help but remember all of the generosity and caring that has flowed to our neighbors this year from people just like you.Thanks to you, Second Harvest has doubled its food distribution over the past nine months. Your support helped provide 300,000 meals a day to our families, kids and seniors in Central Florida.Your support helped start a … [Read more...] about You Made It Possible
As we draw near to the end of a year that most of us would likely rather forget, there are a number of things that we should all remember. We should remember the people who lost loved ones to COVID-19 this year, and reach out to comfort them as best we can. We should remember the first responders and frontline healthcare workers who continue to risk everything to … [Read more...] about A Word of Gratitude in 2020
What an incredible, record-breaking day of generosity! Yesterday, thousands of caring individuals, including you, came together to raise over $620,000 on #GivingTuesday.Your gifts of hope will provide nearly 2.5 MILLION MEALS to unemployed workers and their families, isolated seniors, and kids home from school during winter break.Thousands of your Central Florida neighbors in … [Read more...] about 2.5 Million Meals provided because of YOU!