Food and Cancer Risk

On any given day across our 17 county service area, one out of every six citizens is food insecure, which represents 322,300 people. Among them, 68 percent make choices daily between paying for food or paying for healthcare. October is national Breast Cancer Awareness Month. If you know someone struggling with hunger due to health…

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Barth Joins FNEFL as Chief Strategy & Development Officer

Jacksonville, Fla. (July 31, 2015) – Michelle Barth has joined Feeding Northeast Florida (FNEFL) as its new Chief Strategy & Development Officer. “We’re very pleased to have someone with Michelle’s background and community relationships joining our organization,” said FNEFL President and CEO Bruce Ganger. “In this new position, Michelle will oversee marketing and funding strategies…

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August 2015 Newsletter – Article 1

New food bank makes impressive progress Florida Times-Union Editorial July 7, 2015 While it is an undeniably challenging and complex one, the mission of a food bank should be fairly simple and straightforward: Step 1: Gather as much food as possible. Step 2: Distribute it to as many needy people as possible. Step 3: Keep…

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