Miami, FL- Farm Share teamed up with Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado to sponsor a food distribution to feed hundreds of hungry families in the Little Havana area. More than 1,000 families in need nutritious food were provided Farm Share food packages free of charge.
The Farm Share truck came equipped with more than 27,000 pounds of fresh food. Each household received fresh fruits and vegetables, turkey, yogurt, bread, and more.
Last year, Farm Share provided more than $40 million in food to over one million Florida families in poverty. Most of the food is distributed through a community network of church food pantries, soup kitchens, homeless shelters, senior centers, and veterans groups.
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Farm Share Teams Up with the Department of Children and Families to help the Crawfordville Community
Crawfordville, FL – Farm Share teams up with the Department of Children and Families to offer free health screenings and food packages to people in need of Wakulla County.
The event will be hosted at the Harvest Fellowship Church on Shadeville Road in Crawfordville. there will be several organizations at the event providing health screenings, free tax preparation, medical information provided by
Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, energy tips and information by the City of Tallahassee, and Insurance resources. Farm Share will also provide nutritious food to seniors, children, families and veterans in need free of charge. Each household will receive fresh fruits and vegetables, bread, and more.
Upcoming Distribution Events
Saturday, March 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Harvest Fellowship Church- 824 Shadeville Rd., Crawfordville, FL 32327 Contact: 850.284.4637
Saturday, March 29, 9a.m. to noon, 50 Pine Island Rd. North Fort Myers, FL 33903 Contact: 239.694.0161
In addition to special food distributions, Farm Share continues to provide food to its community partner agencies every weekday from its warehouses in Quincy, Pompano and Homestead.
We thank this weeks sponsors: