Donate with every purchase!

                                                  Have we got an easy way for you to support and help promote the Coalition!  Now you can apply for the Coalition for the Homeless Visa®Card and turn your everyday… Continue reading

Feeding the homeless – our take

  On Tuesday, July 6, 2010 a federal appeals court reversed a 2008 ruling by a federal judge in Orlando that the city’s homeless feeding rules were unconstitutional.  This means that the City… Continue reading

More than a Meal Tours

Have you ever wondered what we do here at Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida?  Or questioned who lives here…or where people sleep each night?  Have you ever pondered about how someone… Continue reading

Opening doors to end homelessness

  We were excited this week to hear and read about the U.S. Interagency Council on Homeless’ (USICH) new plan to prevent and end homelessness in the next 5-10 years. After a live… Continue reading

HUD reports homeless families up…individuals down

On June 16, 2010, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released its 2009 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress. One of the most interesting findings in this study was that, while… Continue reading

21st Annual Taste of the Nation – fighting childhood hunger

Share our Strength’s 21st Annual Taste of the Nation Orlando was a huge success, raising $156,000 to fight childhood hunger.  Almost 2,000 people enjoyed the specialties of 34 chefs; great beer, wine, coffee… Continue reading

Nourishing the minds of homeless pre-schoolers

This weekend’s Taste of the Nation Orlando on Saturday, June 5th is all about ensuring that no child grows up hungry.  As an agency that helps almost 200 homeless kids every day whose… Continue reading

Taste of the Nation – have fun and fight childhood hunger

Want to spend a great evening while helping to feed hungry kids right here in Central Florida?  Have we got something for you! Share our Strength’s 21st Annual Taste of the Nation Orlando… Continue reading

A life changed…meet Lamont

The plans for our new Men’s Service Center, featured in yesterday’s Orlando Sentinel article, have us pretty excited.  Our dream of being able to offer homeless men services to give them a “hand… Continue reading