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The Food Bank of Manatee recently held a Care & Share Food Giveaway at "Church Without Limits", distributing 10,000 pounds of food to hungry families. Click to read the article and watch the video.

Calling all Shop-a-holics! Get a "Sneak Peek" at The Mall at University Town Center and support The Food Bank of Manatee!


October 15, 2014

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
(the night before the Center opens to the public)

CLICK HERE for tickets and info! Also be sure to check out The Mall at University Town Center.

Did you know...

that you can drop off non-perishable food items to any Goodwill Manasota location in Manatee County for The Food Bank of Manatee? Goodwill Manasota locations have collection barrels onsite year-round.

Donate $100 and receive a cookbook!

Anyone making a donation to The Food Bank of Manatee of $100 or more will receive a copy of the "Treasured Traditions" cookbook. Special thanks to Entre Nous for donating these fabulous cookbooks. Cookbooks may be picked up at:

Renaissance on 9th

1816 9th Street West

Bradenton, FL 34205

For more information, call:


Limited time available, while supplies last.

Join us at Renaissance on 9th for a Pancake Feast the last Friday of each month. 8-10 am, $5.
Questions? 941-749-0100.

When you enjoy the services of Renaissance on 9th, you support the programs of The Food Bank.

New license plate? Support the Florida Association of Food Banks with an 'Imagine' specialty plate. Click below to order online.

From the Farm to the Table!

Support Manatee County by purchasing shares at Geraldson Community Farms at a discount when donated to The Food Bank. For details click here.

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Special Announcements

Join us in the

17th Annual $1 Million Giveaway

To Fight Hunger


For the 17th consecutive year, Alan Shawn Feinstein will divide $1 million among non-profit hunger fighting agencies nationwide. Donations made from March 1 to April 30 will count towards our total raised during the Challenge. The $1 Million will be divided proportionately among all participating agencies based upon how much each agency raises. Eligible donations include cash, checks and food items (valued at $1.00 per item or pound). Please note Feinstein Challenge along with your donation. To read a letter from Mr. Feinstein, click here.

“Babies Can’t Wait” Collection Drive at Area Walgreens 

Locations- “Babies Can’t Wait” Collection Barrels are located 

at each Manatee County Walgreens store. Infant-specific,

non- perishable items can be deposited in the barrels.

Requested items include formula, baby food, diapers, rice

cereal, and other necessities. The infant care essentials will

be used in Baby Baskets, given to families in crisis who

are caring for a baby.



  Please mail a check, or drop off nonperishable food 

  to: The Food Bank of Manatee,
        811 23rd Ave E, Bradenton FL 34208.

        (Corner of US 301 and 9th St E.)

  Or click on the link below:

  Thank you for your support!



Click here for a Food Drive info packet (PDF) or call 941-747-4655.

811 23rd Ave East, Bradenton FL 34208 • 941-747-4655

The Food Bank of Manatee is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

A program of Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee

Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee and The Food Bank of Manatee are registered names and any unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.