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Help us Recover, Rebuild, Restore Southwest Florida

Florida is still reeling from the effects of Hurricane Irma. Although initial rescue and relief efforts have been underway, the road to recovery will be a prolonged and extensive journey. Thousands of Southwest Floridians will remain in dire need of assistance during the weeks and months ahead. If you are in a position to help others, please join forces with us to Recover, Rebuild, Restore our Southwest Florida community. Learn more

By the Numbers

What we accomplished fiscal year 16-17 (July, 1 2016 - June 30, 2017)

Serving Southwest Florida by providing food through pantries, soup kitchens and other sources. Every $1 given turns into $8 worth of food. 97 cents of every $1 go directly to food.

Latest News

  • The Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida ready to assist as Hurricane Irma damage is assessed

    For daily updates, visit harrychapinham.org/hurricane-irma.

    Hurricane Irma Relief

    Our best wishes go out to all as we deal with damage throughout the community and begin to recover. The food bank is assesing damage and we have already begun to contact our partner agencies. We will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 12, to begin relief efforts. Our Fort Myers facility had some minor damage, but nothing significant enough to keep us from responding to the needs of …

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Fighting Hunger

  • Food for Thought - CANCELLED

    Date: TBD

    Time: 7:45 - 9 a.m.


    Harry Chapin Food Bank

    3760 Fowler Street

    Fort Myers, FL 33901

    Event Description:

    This event has been postponed until further notice.

    Food For Thought is an event held at our Fort Myers location that features a light breakfast, tour of the warehouse and thoughtful conversation with Richard Leber, President and CEO of the Harry Chapin Food Bank. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP by September 12 to Meg Madzar: mmadzar@ …

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