Together with our partners, we provide healthy solutions to end hunger in our community.
All Faiths Food Bank, awarded a consecutive 4-star rating by Charity Navigator, is a member of Feeding America, the hub of hunger relief in Sarasota and DeSoto counties and serves more than 63,000 neighbors in need through its member network that includes human services organizations, schools, faith-based and secular organizations, and other groups that serve the community. Programs include the Sprout Mobile Farm Market bringing fresh produce to families, Mobile Pantries which delivers groceries to areas of highest need, the BackPack Program, ensuring students have food over weekends and holidays, School Pantries, the Campaign Against Summer Hunger, raising food and funds to feed children all summer long, Growing Healthy Kids nutrition classes for preschoolers and Cooking Matters, a six-week series of hands-on cooking, shopping and nutrition education classes for kids, adults and seniors. All Faiths Food Bank engages partners who nourish young minds and bodies, including the School District, libraries, the Jewish Federation of Sarasota County and child-centric organizations such as the YMCA, Eagle Academy and the Boys and Girls Clubs. Last year, All Faiths Food Bank distributed 8.5 million pounds of food equating to 7.1 million meals through 184 pantries, soup kitchens, churches, community centers, schools, and programs. For more information about how to help us provide healthy solutions to end hunger, to volunteer, or if you or someone you know needs foodcall 941-379-6333 or visit www.allfaithsfoodbank.org.