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Hurricanes Irma & Maria disaster relief is in full force and will continue in the days and weeks ahead. You can help feed kids, seniors and families by donating funds, food or volunteering.

Give nowMonetary Donations

Your $10 gift can help us provide 40 meals into our community during this time of need.

Companies/Organizations

If you would like to donate/organize a fundraiser, please contact Maureen Mikel, Development Manager at mmikel@feedhopenow.org or 407-514-1006.

Volunteer opportunities

View all volunteer opportunities here.

Food Drives

Virtual Food Drive: For every $10 donated we can provide 40 meals. Set up a Disaster Relief virtual food drive >>

Food and cleaning supplies donations: Non-perishable food donations and cleaning supplies can be delivered to our distribution center in Orlando at 411 Mercy Drive, Orlando, Florida 32805 (scroll down for list of items).

Donation Drop-offs:

Monday - Friday 8am to 4pm
Saturday 9/16 from 9am to 4 pm
Second Harvest Food Bank, 411 Mercy Drive Orlando, Fla. 32805   Phone: 407-295-1066

Monday - Friday 7am to 3:30pm
Volusia County:  320 North Street, Daytona Beach, FL 32114         Phone: 386-257-4499

Monday - Friday 7am to 2:30pm
Brevard County: 6928A Vickie Circle, West Melbourne, FL 32904   Phone: 321-733-1600

TYPES OF GOODS NEEDED:

Basic Categories:

  • Canned Goods
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Cooking items
  • Personal Care
  • Bottled Goods
  • Charcoal/Sterno
  • First Aid Supplies
  • Paper Goods
  • Flashlights/Batteries
  • Dry Goods
  • Water 
  • Infant Care items

Level 1 Priority (in addition to basic categories)

  • Peanut Butter
  • Assorted drinks
  • Cooking items
  • Jelly
  • Cereal
  • Paper Goods
  • Canned Meats
  • Canned Fruits & Veggies
  • Bread
  • Diapers
  • Baby Formula ∓ Food
  • Snacks
  • Bleach
  • Cleaning supplies

Level 2 Priority (in addition to other categories)

  • Cookies & Crackers
  • Toilet Paper
  • Feminine Hygiene
  • Instant Coffee/Drinks
  • Toothpaste & Brushes
  • Non-perishable milk
  • Tea Bags
  • Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Candy
  • Staples (sugar, salt)

 

 

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