FNEFL CEO Luke Layow and NALC Local Business Agent Bob Henning chat with News4Jax The Morning Show about the Saturday, May 13th Stamp Out Hunger food drive.
Jacksonville.com: ‘Stamp Out Hunger’: Remember to leave food donation bags at your mailboxes Saturday
Saturday is the 25th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive in Jacksonville and across the country, sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers. The event is the nation’s largest single-day food donation event and has collected about 1.5 billion pounds of food for the needy, according to Feeding Northeast Florida, which is partnering with…Details
Every box and can has an important role at Feeding Northeast Florida. This weekend, you can help keep the pantry stocked through the Stamp Out Hunger food drive. “It happens in all 50 states across the country and this is the 25th anniversary of it, so it’s a pretty big deal,” President and CEO Luke…Details
The nation’s largest single-day food drive to help feed needy families and children will be held on Saturday, May 13. On that day, leave a bag of non-perishable food donations near your mailbox. Your local letter carrier will collect the donations, and Feeding Northeast Florida staff and volunteers will help distribute the donations to families in need. …Details
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…Details
On a Friday morning at Feeding Northeast Florida’s warehouse on Edgewood Avenue North, volunteers are busy performing inspections on produce and packaged food as well as putting together meal packs for seniors and children across Jacksonville. At first glance, one might overlook the dozens of untouched pallets of unsorted food and produce, however, President and…Details
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…Details
Community organizations have been given a nearly $400,000 boost from Florida’s First Coast Relief Fund to help area victims of Hurricane Matthew. Officials with the fund said about $391,000 has been disbursed as of Dec. 15. The fund was established by several agencies — United Way of Northeast Florida, United Way of St. Johns County,…Details
In the spirit of the season, the Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation, Publix, PepsiCo and Feeding Northeast Florida partnered to provide food for 1,000 families, seniors and veterans in time for the holiday season.