WE NEED YOUR HELP!
In our community, 1 in 5 are hungry.
1 in 4 children. Throughout the year,
Bread of the Mighty Food Bank
feeds those who are food insecure.
SCHOOL PANTRIES - (6 sites)
Provides dry goods, dairy, meat, produce and other hygiene essentials provided monthly. PLUS: athletes
at (2) local high schools
FEEDING KIDS - (21 sites)
Once a month - September, 2015 through May, 2016
17,000+ snacks served monthly
MOBILE PANTRIES - (20-25 sites/monthly)
Perishable food cannot remain at the Food Bank.
With the help of our 180+ distribution partners, BMFB
provides food to those in need as quickly as possible.
FREE FOOD FOR SENIORS
Bread of the Mighty's partnership with the USDA, to coordinate The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP), provides food to those eligible seniors in need by giving USDA-donated foods through a monthly food package ~ distributed through Agency Partners
$25,000 Grant - "TD is honored to work with food banks that are embedded in our communities providing food and support to people in need," said Mike Rayder, Donation and Foundation Manager, TD Charitable Foundation. “We are extremely proud to continue our support of organizations that help to empower our communities and act as an advocate to eradicate food insecurities that many face.”
Thank you City of Gainesville ($50,000 Grant) and Alachua County ($50,000 Grant) for helping to underwrite the cost of a new refrigerated transport vehicle.
Special thanks to Preston Link Electric for your donation of the electrical costs for the freezer units..
For your generous donation of (2) used forklifts. Your donation will help Bread of the Mighty expedite the off loading of our donated items.
Also, special thank to
RING POWER for delivering the equipment.
$75,000 Emergency Grant to replace
our walk-in cooler and
walk-in freezer units.
Thank you Campus USA Foundation for your generous donation to replace our warehouse and showroom scales increasing our efficiency when serving our agency partners. You are making a difference in the fight against hunger!
Jim and Anne Voyles
Supported by the Alachua County Board of County Commission's Community Agency Partnership Program.
Changing lives one meal at a time.
“For more than 50 years, we have been nourishing the communities in which Publix operates,” said Carol Jenkins Barnett, president of Publix Super Markets Charities. “Through these efforts, we’ve supported early education programs and the plight of the hungry and homeless, recognizing the importance of education and proper nutrition. We believe every child deserves to have hope, love and joy.”
Help us today ensure that the most vulnerable Floridians have the nutritious food they need to be successful and healthy by buying the "Imagine" license plate featuring John Lennon's self-portrait. For every $25 license plate purchased, our food banks are able to provide over 175 meals to members of our community in need.
Please order yours today. Order Link: http://www.imagineplate.com/order.htm
Bread of the Mighty Food Bank, Inc. is a Florida, non-profit 501-C3 organization. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.