The district is also working with local agencies to collect both food and money that can be provided to families during Spring Break and beyond.
Residents are asked to donate non-perishable food items at the following locations:
Junior League: 430 North Main Street; Monday, Wednesday and Friday from March 23-April 3, 11-1 and 4-6
Catholic Charities: 1701 NE 9th Street; Monday-Friday, 8:30- 4
SWAG Community Center: 807 SW 64th Terrace, Monday-Thursday 9-4, Friday 9-1
United Way of North Central Florida: 6031 NW 1st Place; Monday-Friday, 9-4
Donations can also be dropped off at Food4Kids locations throughout the county. As list of those locations can be found on the organization’s website at Food4Kidsfl.org.
A special fund has been set up to collect monetary donations for meals for children through The Education Foundation at https://bit.ly/38WQlBX. Donors should select the “Emergency Food/FoodBaskets” category to make a donation.