Thanks to our amazing volunteers who prepare the food pantry every day for our participants to enjoy selecting their groceries.
Stay tuned for healthy info from our registered Dietitian Rachael Richardson
Please join us in welcoming two new key members of our Poverello Management Team, Shannel Pamphile (left) and Rachael Richardson (below). Shannel will manage our Eat Well Center Food Pantry and Rachael will head our Nutrition department. Say hi next time you’re at the Center!
Senate Health Care Bill is Disastrous for the HIV and STD Community FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 23, 2017 CONTACT: Kyle Taylor, Senior Manager, Communications, NASTAD ktaylor@NASTAD.org | (202) 434.7134 Today, AIDS United, NASTAD, the National Coalition of STD Directors, NMAC and The AIDS Institute join together to condemn the inhumane Senate healthcare bill, which will […]
Summer Feeding “Public funding is necessary to provide summer programs for low income children and the level of involvement needs to be increased to ensure low income children access programing and summer meals.” According to the 2017-summer-nutrition-report-1. Poverello is doing its part by partnering with Living Hungry and the South Florida Hunger Coalition, we’re providing weekly summer […]
In a letter dated 06.07.17, CEO Thomas Pietrogallo advised the Community Partnerships Division of Broward County that the contracted amounts for the Ryan White Part A Food Voucher (Healthy Foods Gift Card Program) would be expended by the end of June and the Food Pantry contracted amounts expended by the end of July. The County […]
A Celebration of Life will be held in September (Date & Time to be determined) after people return from their summer vacations, that highlights the work and life of Father Bill Collins. His community is invited to come, tell stories, drink and snack while your peers and colleagues tell stories on the open microphone about his life […]
The Wawa Foundation provided the Poverello Center with a generous grant ($2,500) to support our programming for 2017. We’re excited to see a new organization in the community dedicated to helping fight food insecurity. With 10 stores opening soon in Broward and Palm Beach Counties, we couldn’t be more grateful for their help with our […]
Services for Father Bill will be held on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 3pm at Assumption Catholic Church, 2001 S Ocean Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33062
May 11, 2017 9:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time Wilton Manors, Florida – The Poverello Center, Inc. announces the passing of its founder, “Father Bill” who died comfortably in hospice care last evening. Father Bill saw a need to provide food in the late 80’s for people with AIDS who at the time were dying in […]