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October 30, 2013

Some varieties of Kraft and Polly-O String Cheese and String Cheese Twists with best when used by dates from October 25, 2013, to February 11, 2014, are being recalled due to premature spoilage. 

Kraft Foods is voluntarily recalling some varieties of Kraft and Polly-O String Cheese and String Cheese Twists products.  These products may spoil before their "Best When Used By" code dates, leading to product discoloration. 

No other Kraft or Polly-O...

October 22, 2013

On Thursday November 7, the Food Bank and ElderSource will team up to serve seniors at Centennial Towers, located in Downtown Jacksonville. ElderSource's brand-new Mobile Health Resource Vehicle will provide valuable community health resources such as SNAP, SHINE and other vital health information. Trained staff will be on hand to answer every question and concern. 

The Food Bank will provide TEFAP meal bags at no cost to each qualifying Duval County individual in attendance....

August 30, 2013

The Nourishment Network North Florida distribution center in St Augustine has moved to a new facility doubling its space and dramatically increasing its output. The new facility is located at ...

July 09, 2013

Over 150,000- lbs. of meat, fresh produce and canned food to be divided among 2500 qualifying families

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Summer is the toughest season for hundreds of nonprofit agencies trying to feed increased numbers of people needing help with food from Nourishment Network North Florida. However, the food bank will combat the annual spike in acute hunger issues this summer with a mass food distribution event at EverBank Field on July...

June 21, 2013

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Very few ever get to see what goes on behind the scenes at Nourishment Network North Florida food bank. The giant freezers, or the...

June 17, 2013

Restaurants come together at annual event to help solve hunger in the community.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Nearly 70 local restaurants and beverage wholesalers came together Thursday evening, June 6, to showcase specialties dishes and drinks to some 1,200 attendees gathered at the Touchdown Club at EverBank Field during the 23rd Annual Jacksonville FOODFIGHT benefiting Nourishment Network North Florida. 

Between community attendance, sponsorships, silent auctions and...

June 14, 2013

This month, Nourishment Network North Florida received a $10,000 grant from the National Dairy Council to support the Health Begins Before Birth program. This generous gift will allow the program to serve 50 additional pregnant women this year. The grant could not have come at a more appropriate time, since June is National Dairy Month. 

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June 06, 2013

The 23rd Annual Jacksonville FOODFIGHT will proceed this afternoon as scheduled. Please plan ahead for inclement weather and travel safely. Upon arrival to Everbank Field, the event is entirely indoors. We look forward to seeing you tonight! 

General admission tickets may be purchased online for $60 until 12:00 pm on June 6, 2013. After 12:00 pm, general admission...

May 29, 2013

May 29, 2013 – State Employees Credit Union will hold a Community Shred Day and Food Drive on Friday, June 7 in both Jacksonville and Tallahassee. From 7 a.m. to 10 a.m., trucks from Ultrashred will be parked at SECU’s Jacksonville Branch located at 401 West First Street in Jacksonville and at SECU’s Capital Circle Branch located at 2770 Capital Circle SE in Tallahassee.  Both members and non-members are welcome to bring...

May 24, 2013

Nourishment Network North Florida is expanding its operations in St Johns County. We have moved into a much larger facility which will allow us to distribute far more food to the hungry men, women and children of St Johns, Flagler and Putnam Counties. Also, the new facility will allow Nourishment Network to collect more fresh produce from area farms to be distributed to the hungry. 

We still need the following items in order to open the new St Johns County Distribution Center....

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