Feeding South Florida’s mission is to end hunger by providing immediate access to nutritious food, by leading hunger and poverty advocacy efforts, and by transforming lives through innovative programming and education. Feeding South Florida, the largest food bank in the state, is a member of Feeding America, the nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity.
Since 1981, Feeding South Florida has provided food and other grocery products to our hungry neighbors and has actively educated and engaged our communities to fight hunger and poverty. Through a local network of 400 partner agencies / nonprofit organizations, Feeding South Florida strives to serve almost 1 million individuals in need, including more than 300,000 children who are food insecure, the elderly, and the working poor, in Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties with dignity and compassion.
For each $1 that is donated, Feeding South Florida can provide 6 meals to those struggling to put food on the table.
Their Programs: Feeding South Florida provides innovative and comprehensive programs and services that address the underlying issues of hunger, fill service gaps in underserved areas, and provide food and solutions for those who struggle to put food on the table, or may not know from where they will get their next meal.
Awareness and Advocacy: Feeding South Florida ensures that hunger and its underlying causes are at the forefront of community awareness. Feeding South Florida is the leader of advocacy efforts and implementing solutions to end hunger in South Florida. Food Resources: Feeding South Florida secures nutritional food to satisfy the needs of those struggling to put food on the table in South Florida.
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Through the joint work of families living in extreme hardship and youth volunteers, TECHO seeks to overcome poverty. “Rockers Movement will amplify our message and continue to scream that Miami is committed to overcoming poverty,”
Rockers Movement expresses our hopes and dreams of a world in which what we have in common is far greater than that which divides us. Through their Festivals, we live not by looking at each other but by looking together in the same direction.
Food For The Poor would like to thank Rockers Movement and their supporters for channeling their passion for music to raise awareness about the critical needs of the poor. Your compassion and generosity will help us triumph over hunger. When organizations with a common goal come together to serve, there is nothing we cannot accomplish.
The City of Miami takes pleasure in celebrating Rockers movement events that bring together music and food from around the world. We welcome this coming together structured as a Zero Waste Initiative, an act of community consciousness that educates by example, and augmented by the musical power of groups from around the world. It is fitted and appropriate that local officials, on behalf of our residents, pause to hail this festive music event that promotes Reggae's "land & people' heritage.
Music is the fabric of our society and the City of Miami Gardens takes pride in recognizing those initiatives that celebrate and honor the art of music; and Now , Therefor, be it resolved that I, Oliver Gilbert, Mayor of the City of Miami Gardens, Florida along with my colleagues of the City Council, on behalf of the Residents, do hereby commend the Rockers Movement on their significant contributions to the South Florida community and urge all Residents to partake in their events.
Music has always had the power to unite and inspire humanitarianism. "The Miami Reggae Festival takes it to the top, offering the highest quality of performance, political ambience and service to community available anywhere. “Truly international in orientation, there is no other place where one can experience such a rich presentation of the best in music talent. Miami proves again, this time through its Reggae Festival, that it is the place to be for the internationalizing of Caribbean culture.