2021 Client Survey Available

March 11th, 2021

Each year the Poverello Center polls it’s clients to guage how we’re doing with our service provision. This year, as unprecedented as it is is no different in that we want to hear from our clients on how we’re doing. Click the link to take you to the survey and complete it: http://survey.alchemer.com/s3/5124970/2019-Satisfaction-Survey

Winn-Dixie Downtown Fort Lauderdale offers Community Bag Support to Poverello

February 26th, 2021

Throughout the month of March, Winn-Dixie at VICTORIA PARK SHOPPES, 680 N Federal Hwy, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, 33304 has selected Poverello as the beneficiary of their Community Bag Program. Each time you stop by the service desk to pick up and purchase a Community Bag in March, Poverello gets $1 and the environment wins by […]

Uncle Al’s Passing, Great Loss for Poverello and Our Volunteer Community

February 22nd, 2021

In light of Uncle Al’s passing, we would like to honor his memory through reprinting this March 2018 article written by another Poverello volunteer James Stoop: In the clothing sorting area at the Poverello Thrift Store, “Uncle Al” has become a regular fixture, volunteering his time four mornings a week for well over a year […]

Palm Beach County Community Services Awards Ryan White Part A Funding to Poverello

February 9th, 2021

February 9, 2021 – Palm Beach County, Florida The Palm Beach County Community Services Department’s Ryan White Part A procurement process has awarded Food Bank Services funding to The Poverello Center, Inc. for the first time. In the application for funding, the Poverello Center requested funding to provide a variety of food and food voucher […]

SFAAA Softball League Digs Deep for Annual Support of Poverello Mission

December 31st, 2020

December 30, 2020 Wilton Manors, FL – Rob Gallagher, Vice Commissioner SFAAA Softball League and team members presented Poverello with a check today for support of our food programming. The League has donated annually, but this year was different. With no final fundraising series, the league was still able to muster a donation, through the […]

COVID19 Vaccine Available for Those Over 65

December 30th, 2020

Broward County has begun vaccinating people over 65 years of age, the next group prioritized in Florida to receive the vaccine. Navigate to https://browardcovidvaccine.com/ for locations and appointments.

Target Partners with Poverello in Target Circle

October 2nd, 2020

October 1 – December 31, 2020 Poverello has partnered with Target Circle as one of their NonProfit Partners. This means each time you make a a Target Run throughout South Florida, you can save through Target Circle and then vote for Poverello as the Non-Profit you’d like Target Giving to be directed toward. Vote after […]

2019 HIV Data Now Available

August 31st, 2020

The Florida Department of Health has completed the routine interstate deduplication review for the 2019 HIV data and can now provide you with a brief update on the state of the HIV epidemic in Florida. Please also see attached statewide epidemiological profile excel sheet for more detail.  This updated information will also be published on […]

We’re Pleased to Announce Emergency Funding for Those Impacted by COVID19 Public Health Emrgency

July 6th, 2020

We’ve worked so hard to make sure those who need food among us, receive food assistance during these trying times. Our Emergency Food Program was modeled after funding orginally provided by Broward County’s Emergency Food Program funded by Family Success Department. During this emergency, that funding was rapidly used up and thanks to generous other […]

What does reopening Poverello Thrift Store look like?

May 13th, 2020

These are trying times we’re living through. With half of all working adults out of work, and many without enough to eat, we’ve all learned how vulnerable we are when we have so many living paycheck to paycheck. While it looks like some retail and businesses will open on Monday the 19th of May, We […]