Feeding South Florida
A staggering nearly one million people in South Florida struggle to put food on the table. Feeding South Florida is the largest hunger-relief organization in the state, but recent cutbacks on Capitol Hill are going to make it harder for the nonprofit to achieve its mission. We focus on the impact of that on South Florida, as well as possible solutions.
Nearly one million people from Palm Beach County down to the Florida Keys could lose their food supply if the federal shutdown continues into November.
Congresswomen Debbie Wasserman-Shultz is feeding South Florida Tuesday in support of Hunger Action Month which lasts all through September.
Continuing a longstanding tradition, the Miami Dolphins organization donated hundreds of Thanksgiving meals to South Florida families in need Wednesday afternoon.
Carnival Cruise Lines largest ship ever homeported in South Florida arrived at Port Miami Wednesday with an extra large guest on board.
South Floridians are showing their generosity by donating to victims of Hurricane Sandy, but local non-profits say they’re in need of donations as well as the holiday season approaches.
Some South Florida people having trouble making ends meet may find it tougher to put together meals for their family, after someone stole a refrigerated delivery truck and other items from a South Florida food bank.
This Saturday, the U.S. Postal Service will join the nation’s largest hunger relief organization in the 19th annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive to benefit needy families here in South Florida and across the rest of the nation.