Tag Archive: Hunger

Taste of the Nation® Orlando Posts Fundraising Record

We are excited to report that Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation® Orlando raised $301,317 to support the feeding programs of Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida, Second Harvest Food Bank… Continue reading

Never too young to make a difference!

For the last five years, Kathy Bradshaw, Director of Children’s Ministry at First United Methodist Church Winter Park (FUMCWP), has shown our clients that a person of any age or stature can make… Continue reading

Her Perception was Changed by their Reality

We’re excited to feature guest blogger Chrissie Majewski from Orlando Health.  She generously volunteered her time last month to record our historic move into the new Men’s Service Center. June 25, 2014 started… Continue reading

Why are some young adults homeless?

We’re excited to share a guest blog by Alyssa Mullins, a University of Central Florida Department of Sociology graduate student.  Alyssa led a team of fellow graduate student researchers in conducting a very… Continue reading

Volunteer believes “every little bit helps”

Patricia Evans has logged over 650 volunteer hours since September 2012! With her wonderful smile, Pat has helped at Hearts of Gold, the Operations Desk, a field trip with Coalition kids, and more.… Continue reading

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

Food insecurity exists in 17.2 million households in America and 3.9 million of them are households with children. Family homelessness is on the rise. In fact, the Coalition helps over 600 homeless men,… Continue reading

Taste of the Nation Orlando raises $245,000 to fight childhood hunger!

Share Our Strength’s 24th Annual Taste of the Nation Orlando was a huge success this past Saturday, raising more than $245,000! As one of the local beneficiaries of the event, we can’t thank… Continue reading

World Hunger Day

Did you know that one-eighth of the world’s population lives in extreme hunger and poverty? Even in America, the land of plenty, millions of people struggle with hunger. Today, World Hunger Day, is… Continue reading

Our 2012 – Thanks to you!

Coalition for the Homeless had a big year, thanks to our thousands of generous supporters! So before kicking off the New Year, check out some of the wonderful things we accomplished together in… Continue reading