Smithfield Foods’ Helping Hungry Homes® Partners With Winn-Dixie to Donate More Than 30,000 Pounds of Protein to Feeding Northeast Florida

Smithfield Foods’ Helping Hungry Homes® Partners With Winn-Dixie to Donate More Than 30,000 Pounds of Protein to Feeding Northeast Florida GlobeNewswire•February 14, 2017   JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Smithfield Foods’ Helping Hungry Homes® initiative, a program focused on alleviating hunger and raising awareness of food insecurity across the country, joined…

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Citrus Drive

Help families in need by harvesting fruit from local trees Join us on Saturday, February 11, 2017 for our 5th annual Citrus Drive. A collaboration between Feeding Northeast Florida and the Society of St. Andrew, this yearly event needs over 500 volunteers to help glean citrus fruit from neighborhood trees. Assemble a group of friends, family, or co-workers…

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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Each year the National Association of Letter Carriers partners with local food banks to carry out the Stamp Out Hunger food drive. The concept is simple. On Saturday, May 14th individuals are encouraged to leave a bag of food donations in your mailbox for your mailman to pick up. These donations are transported back to your local U.S.…

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April is Volunteer Appreciation Month

Volunteer Appreciation Month In 2015, we had over 7,000 volunteers give their time to help solve hunger in Northeast Florida. During the month of April we are thanking our volunteers with donuts (generously donated by Dunkin Donuts), giveaways, and with admittance to a FREE volunteer appreciation festival- Celebrate Good Festival on April 17, 2016 at…

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Fight Hunger. Spark Change.

Hunger is closer than you think. In Northeast Florida, 1 in 6 individuals are food insecure. Help Walmart and Feeding Northeast Florida #FightHunger! Even the smallest action can make the biggest difference. Three Ways to Help The campaign will run from March 28 – April 25, 2016 in all Walmart Supercenters, Small Stores and Neighborhood…

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#Pack Your Lunch Jax

On March 10th you can join Feeding Northeast Florida by participating in National Pack your Lunch Day. Make your lunch hour count by challenging your friends, family, and coworkers to bring their lunch and donate what they would have spent to help those who struggle with hunger. Every $1 donated to Feeding Northeast Florida provides…

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Super Tuesday!

Cast Your Vote to End Hunger on Super Tuesday Twelve states and one territory will vote in the presidential primary election today. Named Super Tuesday because of the large number of Republican and Democratic delegates at stake for each potential presidential candidate, the results from today’s primaries will help set the stage for the remainder…

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Take a Bite out of Hunger at 3Squares

  It’s one of the biggest restaurant events of the year in Jacksonville, and tickets are limited, so order yours today! Eddie Fink and his restaurant friends, who have been supporting the fight against hunger with an annual fundraising event in Jacksonville for more than 20 years, return with 3Squares on Thursday, Feb. 25  –…

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