Food pantries were created to reduce waste in the community and to encourage the donation of food to help end hunger. Poverello strives to capture donated and excess food from the community to feed those in need. If you are interested in conducting a food drive for Poverello, please contact Poverello at (954) 561-3663 and review the information below. You may also simply fill out the Food Drive form below.
To organize your food drive
Step 1: Plan a time, a place, and identify what you will use for collection vessels.
Step 2: Publicize your food drive to your employees, vendors, friends, etc.
Step 3: Conduct your food drive!
Step 4: If you need a Poverello truck to pick up your donated items, call (954) 561-3663.
Most useful items
• Canned meats (tuna, chicken)
• Rice and beans (dry or canned)
• Canned fruits and vegetables
• Canned soups and meals
• Pasta meals (ravioli, mac n’ cheese)
• Peanut butter and jelly
If you would like to host a Holiday Food Drive, have Poverello place a Holiday Food Drive collection box at your place of business or just need help setting up a Holiday Food Drive, please complete the below form and we will respond ASAP!
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Believe it or not, its 30 years since The Poverello Center, Incorporated. Tens of Thousands of people have been fed, Millions of Meals have been prepared and Thousands of Volunteers have made our efforts to help feed people who are sick successful. Now it’s time to celebrate these accomplishments! Join us for a tour of the food pantry, a great thrift store sale, food throughout the day, music and fun! Various sponsors will be present to make the day special. Thanks to our community for supporting our efforts through 30 amazing years of service!
Tours – At the top of each our, one of our informed staff or volunteers will take you through our facility. We’ll show you what we do, how we use donations, our vision for the future and give you ways to join us in creating that future.
Sale – Our thrift store and on-line stores are holding our famous 50% off sale. All items over $1 are 50% off in our thrift store. For those of you not familiar with our online store, this is a rare opportunity for attendees only to save up to 50% online. Simply select the item and let us know you’re interested in paying in person on June 12th and you’ll receive your 50% off!
Party – Food is served throughout the day (lunch and dinner) including some delicious Italian themed options provided by Dawn from Pink Sub for dinner. Happy Hour from 5-7 in the food pantry lobby will feature sparkling wine and cocktails.