Welcome to Harry Chapin Food Bank!

Welcome to the Harry Chapin Food Bank

Our mission is to overcome hunger in Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee counties through education and by working in a cooperative effort with affiliated agencies in the procurement and distribution of food, equitably and without discrimination.


The Harry Chapin Food Bank is committed to a future where the people of Florida are free from hunger. We see a future where the Harry Chapin Food Bank creates an environment which attracts and nurtures caring, highly competent staff, Board and volunteers.

By the Numbers

What we accomplished fiscal year 15-16 (July, 1 2015 - June 30, 2016)

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 final total is in for the 2017 WINK News Feeds Families Hunger Walk!

    The Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce that the final total raised for the ninth annual WINK News Feeds Families Hunger Walk is $321,600. 

    This is a 5.4 percent increase over last year’s total of $305,000.  At least 1,000 walkers, young and old, let their feet do the walking to help feed the hungry Jan. 21 at the Miromar Outlets in Estero. The two-mile family and pet-friendly walk is the food bank’s biggest fundraiser of the year.

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Fighting Hunger

  • Special Announcement

    The Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida is happy to announce that our Naples office is moving into a new center with larger office, warehouse and community space. The move will take place during the summer of 2017, and we will continue serving our partner agencies in Lee, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties from our facility in Fort Myers. 

    We remain committed to the mission of leading our community, including Collier County, in the fight to end hunger. In the last year, we …

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