The mission of the Harry Chapin Food Bank is "to lead our community in the fight to end hunger."
In FY 17-18 we distributed 24 million pounds of food to our #SWFL neighbors in need. We serve about 28,000 weekly through 150+ partner agencies.
The Food Bank has achieved significant growth in order to meet the needs of hungry people in Southwest Florida – distributing hundreds of thousands of pounds of food each month to 150+ Partner Agencies serving our neighbors in need. Our growth and success in overcoming hunger in our communities is evidenced by the annual distribution of 20.6 million pounds of food and other grocery products, valued at $34 million. (FY1516)