2017 FUND & FOOD DRIVE CHALLENGE WINNER
12,680 donated to Bread of the Mighty Food Bank.
THANK YOU UF Mover Guys!
To Host a Food Drive, please call 352-336-0839
Local business winner collecting the most pounds of food during the Fund & Food Drive Challenge
4,208 Pounds = 3,237 Meals
SUGGESTED FOOD DRIVE ITEMS
Canned Fruits and Vegetables
Canned Meat ~ tuna, chicken, etc.
100 % Juice ~ cans, boxes, plastic bottles
Powdered or Evaporated Milk
Cereal and Oatmeal
Rice and Dried Beans
Pasta ~ Macaroni & Cheese
Soup and Crackers
Cake & Cookie Mixes
Feeding Florida is the state’s lead organization in the fight to end hunger. Our statewide network unites 14 member food banks (including Bread of the Mighty Food Bank) to provide a healthy, adequate, and consistent food supply to every community every day. Feeding Florida member food banks support more than 2,600 local charitable agencies, which provide food directly to individuals and families in need to ensure a hunger-free Florida. Each year, the Feeding Florida network provides food to the 3.3 million Floridians facing hunger, including 1.1 million children and 700,000 seniors. Feeding Florida is a unified voice regarding hunger and food insecurity by focusing on each community’s needs. To learn more about Feeding Florida, please visit FeedingFlorida.org.
FUND & FOOD DRIVES
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Please help our efforts by hosting a Fund and Food Drive. Fund and Food Drive Goal – raise money and collect non-perishable food items.
Every $1 raised, Bread of the Mighty can provide up to 10 meals.
Bread of the Mighty is busy delivering to 20-25 mobile pantries, stocking 6 school pantries monthly with produce, meat, dairy, dry goods and hygiene essentials all while providing food to our 180+ agency partners Monday through Friday as they then distributed to those in need throughout our five county service area: Alachua, Dixie, Gilchrist, Lafayette and Levy.
Your support is always needed and appreciated.
Changing lives one meal at a time.
(L - R) Keith Birkett, CUSA Board Member; Gabe Hamlett, Chief Legal Counsel; Ruby Puckett, CUSA Board Member; Jerry Benton, CEO;
Tarin Acaron, Marketing Manager and Jennifer Hunt, CFO.
YOU CAN HELP!PLEASE CONSIDER MAKING A DONATION TODAY!