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March 14, 2014

Join Nourishment Network and HandsOn Jacksonville to run the Human Race on Saturday, April 5, at the St Johns Town Center. 

Register for the Human Race here and be sure to...

March 11, 2014

Join Nourishment Network and Jacksonville Magazine for Northeast Florida’s most prestigious culinary competition at the gorgeous TPC Sawgrass Clubhouse. Once again, eight of the city’s top chefs (four per team) will gather to cook and compete, all to the delight of a hungry audience.

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March 03, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENT CELEBRATED WITH EVENT GIVING AWAY 7,500 POUNDS OF FROZEN MEAT

JACKSONVILLE, FLA - Leaders of the community effort to solve hunger in North Florida will mark its 35-years of service and celebrate the start of a new era on Tuesday. The celebration will include a give-away of 7,500 pounds of frozen meat and announcements about a return to the brand that launched one of America's largest and most successful regional food banks.

Lutheran Social Services of Northeast...

January 08, 2014

Today, we would like to offer a very special thank you to the brilliant and devoted volunteers at Florida Blue who went above and beyond to make an impact in the lives of hungry men, women and children last year. 

In FY12-13, the remarkable Florida Blue team accomplished the following: 

  • Hosted multiple food drives.  
  • Volunteered over 2,000 hours at our food bank packaging food for those who struggle. 

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January 08, 2014

Scobee to kick off food drive benefiting the Food Bank on Jan. 9

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville Jaguars kicker Josh Scobee is teaming up with Walmart to defeat...

January 06, 2014

Today, we would like to offer a very special thank you to the talented and deciated volunteers at Bacardi Bottling Company who went above and beyond to make an impact in the lives of hungry men women and children last year. 

In 2013, the awesome Bacardi team accomplished the following: 

  • Collected 4,577 pounds of food via a food drive. We were so excited day when the neatly boxed food showed up at the warehouse.  
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December 26, 2013

Jacksonville, FL, December 23, 2013 - Giving back to the community is a part of the culture at The Grimes Companies, and the holiday season brings many opportunities to do just that. At this year’s Holiday Charity Event with The Transportation Club of Jacksonville, Grimes donated $500 to The Food Bank, matching the club’s donation.

“I was ecstatic when The Grimes Companies matched the Transportation Club’s donation and encouraged other companies to do the same!” asserted Dixie Moody,...

December 26, 2013

Jacksonville, FL -The Riverside Presbyterian Basketball League is hosting the Christian Laettner Basketball Academy Christmas Camp on December 27 and 28. The 2-day basketball clinic hosted by NBA great Christian Laettner is being offered at no cost to the league's 700 youth members. In spirit of the season of giving, the league is hosting a food drive to benefit Nourishment Network North Florida. The children are being asked to bring non-perishable food items to help...

December 26, 2013

Max Peters, general manager - North & Central Florida, for Briggs Equipment Company, presents a check to the Food Bank, as the company's holiday charitable giving, to Wayne Rieley, president and CEO of Lutheran Social Services. The Food Bank is a food program of Lutheran Social Services, and LSS is thankful for all of the many gifts received from individuals, foundations and companies...

December 16, 2013

Jacksonville, FL - In spirit of the season of giving, the Jacksonville Jaguars, PepsiCo, Publix and Nourishment Network are partnering to provide food for 1,200 families, seniors and veterans in time for Christmas and the Holidays.  This is the fifth year the team has donated food to families during the holiday season.  The Jaguars Foundation coordinates with area non-profit organizations to distribute the food directly to the families, seniors and veterans in need. Some of the non...

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