Farm Share Feeds Families in Need From North to South Florida

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Miami, Fla. – Farm Share teams up with Representative Frank Artiles and Walgreens help the people in the South Miami area. The local Walgreens also gave out free Flu Shots for families to fight off Flu season. The Saturday morning event helped feed 2,873 residents and over 874 families in Miami Dade County. Residents in need received fresh foods as …

Farm Share Expands to Jacksonville to Enhance Efforts against Hunger in Northeast Florida

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Jacksonville, Fla. – Farm Share, Florida’s largest independent nonprofit food bank distribution operation, is expanding to Jacksonville with help from leadership at Nourishment Network. The organization will be moving into the Jessie Street warehouse the Nourishment Network has occupied for years. “The expansion to Northeast Florida is very exciting for Farm Share,” said Patricia Robbins, Founder and President of Farm …

Local Agencies Rally in Support of Giving More Funding to Farm Share at Commission Meeting

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Miami, Fla. – Farm Share, the only nonprofit food bank based in Miami-Dade County, faced budget cuts on Thursday. A sea of green packed the commission chambers. More than 200 local churches, soup kitchens, homeless shelters, and community based agencies rallied against the 10 percent cut the organization was facing at the Miami-Dade County Government Building. During the meeting, Mayor …

Farm Share Feeds Thousands at Four Locations Across FLA and Receives Recognition

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Pompano Beach, Fla. – Farm Share teams up with the Department of Children and Families, Broward Sheriff’s Office and Share Your Heart to feed families in the Pompano Beach area. The Friday morning event helped feed over 2,000 residents and over 500 families in Broward County. Residents in need received fresh foods as well as fruits, and vegetables; everything they need …

Farm Share Joins Florida in the Fight Against Hunger at a Statewide Forum

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Bradenton, Fla. – The Farm Share team joined the fight against hunger at the Second Annual Florida Hunger-Relief Forum in the Manatee County area.  The event bought together local, state and national stakeholders, policymakers and hunger-relief experts to help drive awareness and action on hunger and malnutrition issues. The Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam was the Keynote Speak at the event. …

Farm Share Partners with Representative Bobby Powell Jr and Mayor Jeri Muoio at Gaines Park in W.P.B Florida to Feed Families in Need.

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West Palm Beach, Fla. – Farm Share teams up with Representative Bobby Powell Jr, and Mayor Jeri Muoio to feed families at Gaines Park. The Friday morning event helped feed over 2,139 West Palm Beach residents and over 650 families in the area. Residents in need received fresh foods like fruits, vegetables, juices, sweets and bread about 25 LBS of food  …

Farm Share Partners with Commissioner Francis Suarez to Feed Families at the Central Shopping Plaza.

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Miami, Fla. – Farm Share teams up with Commissioner Francis Suarez to feed families at Central Shopping Plaza on Northwest 7th street. The Friday morning event helped feed over 2,337 Miami residents and over 1,028 families in the area. Residents in need received fresh foods like fruits, vegetables, juices, bread,can goods, and Frozen Chicken; everything they need for a family of …

Farm Share Partners with State Representative Cynthia Stafford to Feed Families in Miami Dade College

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Miami, Fla. – Farm Share teams up with State Representative Cynthia Stafford to feed families at Miami Dade College- North Campus. The Saturday morning event helped feed over 2,000 Miami residents and over 700 families in the area. Residents in need received fresh foods as well as fruits, vegetables and Tyson Chicken; everything they need for a family of four to …