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Click here to view our PSA for The White Out Hunger Grand Challenge to help stock the shelves at The Food Bank of Manatee!

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.

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

Need a last minute gift? A tax-deductible donation can be made online in honor of a friend, colleague or family member. Simply click on the “Donate Now” button above, and then click the photo of the card below. Then cross another name off your list! Best of all, your contribution helps feed hungry children and families in Manatee County.



 Thank you to everyone who helped "Stuff the Bus" for The Food Bank of Manatee! Over 110,000 pounds of food was donated to feed hungry families in Manatee County!


Thank you to all of our sponsors, soup donors, volunteers and attendees that helped to make the 14th Annual Empty Bowls event a success!

Have you seen our Spring Newsletter? Click the image below to read about what's new at Meals on Wheels PLUS and The Food Bank of Manatee!


“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.