July 9, 2019

Shaneka Shakes Up the Warehouse

Author: Agency Relations & Programs Team

You may have noticed a new, yet familiar face, in the Second Harvest Food Bank warehouse. Four years after completing the Culinary Training  Program and putting her culinary and food preparation skills to work in the Production Kitchen, Shaneka Jimerson has moved to a new role as Volunteer Lead in the donation sorting area.

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June 25, 2019

Culinary Training Students Kick Off the Summer at Nourish Coffee Bar + Kitchen

Author: Agency Relations & Programs Team

Last Friday, Second Harvest Food Bank’s Culinary Training Program students had the opportunity to hone their presentation and serving skills at the Center for Health & Wellbeing’s “Kickoff to Summer Celebration” located in Nourish Coffee Bar + Kitchen.

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June 13, 2019

Hunger Doesn’t Take a Summer Vacation

Author: Agency Relations & Programs Team

Think back to when you were younger, playing with your friends during summer break and coming home to a delicious lunch made for you.

Unfortunately, not all children will have a delicious lunch waiting for them at home. When school’s out for summer, these children are missing crucial meals like breakfast and lunch that help them learn. In Central Florida, 1 in 5 children are at-risk of going to bed hungry tonight.

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June 4, 2019

Lake County Agency of the Year

Author: Agency Relations & Programs Team

Christian Care Benevolence

Congratulations to Christian Care Benevolence for being awarded the 2019 Lake County Agency of the Year at the Partner Agency Conference. Here is a little about this amazing agency.

This agency is the largest food pantry in Lake County serving an average of over 2500 individuals each month, giving over 28,000 pounds of food each week to those in need in Lake County.

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