Food Map: March-May 2017
• To search by address, click on the brackets on the top right of the map, then a larger map will open and you can enter an address when you click on the magnifying glass icon at the top left.
• PDF schedules are below the map.
• Schedules are subject to change; please call the location prior to your first visit or national holidays. A contact number is listed for each distribution site for your convenience.
• Please note! Gulf Gate Elementary is no longer a USDA site. USDA requirements no longer apply.
• We will be closed on Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.
*Indicates a USDA distribution, no paperwork is necessary, but an eligibility form must be completed. Additional USDA information is at the bottom of this page.
FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION SCHEDULES for March-May 2017, PDF format
PLEASE call prior to showing up if it is a holiday week or your first visit.
VETERAN’S PANTRY HAS MOVED! We’ve found a new site as with room to grow – and park.
Same great team, same great food; only the address has changed. Veterans Pantry will be held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 10 am – noon at:
Church of the Palms, 3224 Bee Ridge Rd. Sarasota 34239 (3.5 miles west of I-75, exit 207, Bee Ridge – one exit south of Fruitville)
Please don’t arrive before 9 am:
Mar 14 & 28, Apr 11 & 25, May 9 & 23, Jun 13 & 27, Jul 11 & 25, Aug 8 & 22, Sep 12 & 26, Oct 10 & 24, Nov 14 & 28, Dec 12 & 26
About Sprout Route: Sprout Mobile Farm Market visits neighborhood to distribute garden-fresh produce. This summer we are introducing our second Sprout Truck thanks to a gift from Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation. If you would like to become a sponsor, or if you are able to donate fruits or veggies, please contact Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 941-379-6333.
To find other family or social services, call the United Way at 2-1-1 or 941-308-4357.
Food donations can by dropped off at any Sarasota County Goodwill, or All Faiths Food Bank.
Special thanks to The Mosaic Company, for its support in DeSoto County.
Thanks also to Sarasota County School District’s Food and Nutrition Services summer breakfast and lunch program, funded by the USDA Summer Food Program, and the Sarasota County Library System. Programs are sponsored in part by Sarasota County Government.
All Faiths in the Community: Partners and other services including WIC and SNAP
We provide food through our Mobile Pantries directly to people in need, through our school and backpack programs, and by delivering it to soup kitchens, pantries, churches and other partner agencies.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement 2015
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture; Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights; 1400 Independence Avenue, SW; Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442
(3) email: email@example.com
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (1-800-435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE OR VISITING www.freshfromflorida.com. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. 100% of each contribution is received by All Faiths Food Bank. No goods or services were received in exchange for your donation. (Registration #650115814)