Help the Hungry

  Manatee County kids eat free during spring break

Manatee County kids eat free during spring break

Meals on Wheels Plus wins award in Manatee County, President and CEO gives speech

Exciting news for Meals on Wheels Plus as they received well deserved awards, according to the volunteers.

All Faiths Food Bank kicks off annual new walk to end summer hunger

The All Faiths Food Bank will kick off the Campaign Against Summer Hunger with a walk across the Ringling Bridge.

Food Bank Mobilizes to Serve Community During Government Shutdown in Sarasota

All Faiths Food Bank Mobilizes to Serve Community During Government Shutdown in Sarasota County.

  One organization in Newtown provides 125 hams and other items for families this holiday season

Christmas is 10 days away and one organization in Newtown ensured families in the community have some holiday cheer.

  The Salvation Army in Manatee County sees significant spike in need

The Salvation Army in Manatee County sees significant spike in need

Bowls of Hope returns to Ed Smith Stadium on December 2

Tickets are still available for All Faiths Food Bank’s Bowls of Hope event, which will be returning this year to Ed Smith Stadium on December 2, 2018 between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

North Port church serves Thanksgiving dinner to hundreds in the community

As holidays continue to play a huge part in American culture, so is the spirit of giving.Waking up with little to no food to eat, no place to go or family to reach out to are the harsh reality for some people. Even the “working-poor” as one volunteer called it during our interview.

  Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office provides Thanksgiving meals for 52 families around their community

As the Community Policing Unit in Pinellas County patrol the community for safety, these officers noticed certain members in the community who could use some support this Thanksgiving.

  The Salvation Army provides Thanksgiving meals to those in need

The Salvation Army in both Sarasota and Manatee County served around 1,500 people a warm Thanksgiving meal.

Help a senior by giving the gift of the holiday spirit this year

Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee is holding the 13th annual Shoe Box Reception and Holiday Mart on December 2 from 5-7pm. There will be complimentary appetizers and desserts, a cash bar, an auction, 50/50 raffle, a magician and complimentary photo booth, and vendors at the holiday mart.

  Local Businesses Filling The Plate to Help Those in Need this Thanksgiving

There are dozens of local organizations that try and make it happen for those families, but they can’t do it without our help.

Food Bank of Manatee hosts Manatee’s ‘Longest Lunch Table’

The Food Bank of Manatee County wrote on their Facebook page, “Enjoy this symbolic meal of soup and bread as we unite at one table to envision hunger-relief together in Manatee County.”

All Faiths Food Bank collaborates with Ringling students

All Faiths Food Bank Works with Ringling Students to Creatively Raise Awareness of Hunger in Our Community.

  Sarasota Sheriff’s Office Launches Homeless Outreach Team

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) -There are around 1,400 documented homeless people throughout Sarasota County.

  Toyota of Sarasota and local organization hope to fill hunger gap at Fruitville Elementary School

SARASOTA COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Children on the Suncoast continue to face hunger each weekend when out of school, some not knowing where they're next meal will come from.

  Video: Giving Hunger the Blues October 11,2018

  Turkey drive for Mayors Feed The Hungry

  Mayors' Feed the Hungry

  Video: Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

  Video: Keeping Students from going hungry 6am August 17, 2018

  The Salvation Army Says More Services Workers Are Asking For Assistance to Pay Their Bills

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB)- The fallout from red tide continues on the Suncoast. We learned just how much people who work in the service industry are suffering right now.
Video: Local Organization & Car Dealership Help Feed Students

  Video: Local Organization & Car Dealership Help Feed Students

Video: Local Organization & Car Dealership Help Feed Students

  Pirates feed the hungry

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