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All Faiths Food Bank Hires New Chief Program Officer

In her new role, Maria Jose “MJ” Horen will integrate community health concepts into all of the food bank’s programs.

 

How All Faiths Food Bank is going beyond addressing hunger in DeSoto County- Herald Tribune 

Raya, an outreach worker at All Faiths Food Bank’s DeSoto Food and Resource Center, ventures out into the county to provide information about food …

 

All Faiths Food Bank to hold monthly food distributions at Van Wezel in Sarasota- Herald Tribune 

In 2020, due to the economic fallout from COVID-19, All Faiths Food Bank distributed 60% more meals than in 2019, with a 53% increase in new …

 

Too many local kids are hungry- Herald Tribune

Eight years ago All Faiths Food Bank and Gulf Coast Community Foundation partnered to conduct a study of childhood hunger. The study revealed …

 

All Faiths to hold food bank distributionVenice Gondolier

All Faiths Food Bank continues its monthly distributions of meals on the fourth Saturdays of each month through October. It is teaming …

 

All Faiths Food Bank to Hold Monthly Food Distributions at Van Wezel- Sarasota Magazine

In 2020—due to the economic fallout from Covid-19—All Faiths Food Bank distributed 60 percent more meals than 2019, with a 53 percent increase in …

 

All Faiths Food Bank Prepares to Launch Eighth Annual Campaign Against Summer HungerSarasota Magazine

To try and fill the “hunger gap” for children who lose access to meals and food pantries at school, All Faiths Food Bank is launching its eighth annual …

 

Filling the ‘hunger gap’- Venice Gondolier

All Faiths Food Bank announced Tuesday its renewed effort to “fill the ‘hunger gap’” when Sarasota County Schools close for the summer…….

 

All Faiths Food Bank Launches Campaign Against Summer Hunger- SRQ Magazine

Nearly half of the 43,000 students enrolled at Sarasota County schools participate in free and reduced meal programs while, in DeSoto County, all of the nearly 5,000 enrolled students rely on these meals during the school year…..

 

All Faiths Food Bank works to fight poverty in DeSoto CountyHerald Tribune

While All Faiths Food Bank worked to address hunger in DeSoto County for 17 years, the organization saw a greater need in the rural area than it could match with existing resources…..

 

All Faiths Food Bank Fighting Rural Hunger Meeting Crucial Needs in DeSoto County- SRQ Magazine

Funded by six visionary donors and initiated as a pilot program in May 2019, the All Faiths Food Bank Food and Resource Center in Arcadia was …

 

All Faiths Food Bank Supports Sarasota County Schools Spring Break Meal Distributions- Sarasota Magazine

Sarasota County Schools provided all children with free meals, as well as groceries and food from All Faiths Food Bank….

 

All Faiths Food Bank Supports Sarasota County Schools Spring Break Meal Distributions- Scene Magazine

On March 12, the last day of school before spring break began for Sarasota students, Sarasota County Schools’ Food & Nutrition Services (FNS) provided all children with free meals….

 

Grant Allows Food Bank to Make High-Impact Energy Improvements- Sarasota Magazine

All Faiths Food Bank was recently awarded a Southface Institute GoodUse grant of $27,000—which the organization matched—to make numerous …

 

Grant Enables All Faiths Food Bank to Make High-Impact Energy Improvements- SRQ Magazine

All Faiths Food Bank is pleased to be able to make its operations more energy-efficient and sustainable while diverting critical funds to its core mission …

 

All Faiths Food Bank Awarded GoodUse Grant- Scene Magazine

All Faiths Food Bank is pleased to be able to make its operations more energy-efficient and sustainable……

 

New College intern works with All Faiths Food Bank to help veteransHerald Tribune

Sarasota ranks thirteenth out of 67 Florida counties for the highest concentration of veterans with over 42,000, according to U.S. Census data……

 

Intern Working with All Faiths Food Bank to Assist Area Veterans- SRQ Magazine

New College senior Garland Hanson is working with All Faiths to initiate an investigative analysis of food insecurity among veterans…..

 

Local New College student working to help feed veterans- ABC 7

New College of Florida student Garland Hanson is looking to make a difference in the local community. She has taken an internship with All Faiths Food Bank to…..

 

How Has COVID-19 Made Food Banks More Important than Ever?- Podcast 

Sandra, our CEO was recently a guest on the ‘Great talks with’ podcast. Have a listen to hear her speak about how COVID-19 has made food banks more important than ever before.