Grocery Bag Wednesdays

April 6th, 2020

In collaboration with United Way of Broward County, Poverello is distributing groceries on Wednesdays to those who register each Wednesday at 174 N Powerline, Pompano Beach, Florida 33069. United Way is using this food drop through their Lifeline program to have Volunteers take groceries to 88 veterans in Pompano Beach. We’re proud to collaborate at […]

Poverello Target Circle Partner

April 1st, 2020

We’re participating in the Target Circle program! You can vote for us and help direct Target’s giving to benefit our nonprofit. For full program details and restrictions visit Target Circle.


March 30th, 2020

We are excited to share that guests at Target stores cast 37,899 votes to The Poverello Center Inc, awarding Target unrestricted funds in the amount of $4,522.39 to Poverello. Most importantly, they voted for our mission and the impact we have on our community. Full results are now posted for members of Target Circle at […]

Poverello “Essential Business” Remains Open to Clients

March 26th, 2020

Broward County Administrator issued Emergency Order 20-03 directing Broward County residents to Shelter-in-Place citing it’s “Safer at Home.” This order has provisions for clients of the Poverello Center or any other food bank to continue to come pick up their groceries as scheduled. Read Sun-Sentinel Coverage Keep in mind, when you visit Poverello you’ll need […]

Lots of Love, No Touch Delivery

March 16th, 2020

We want to keep you safe during this pandemic with our Lot’s of Love, No Touch Grocery Delivery. Lot’s of Love We want to make sure you have what you need throughout this pandemic isolation. We’ll communicate with you about what and how to best access our services through lots of phone contact. Each delivery […]

COVID-19 Agency Response

March 16th, 2020

Donate.                                     Volunteer.                                     Share. The Poverello Center Inc. exists to provide nutritious food, services and basic living essentials with the highest degree […]


March 4th, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Thomas Pietrogallo, The Poverello Center, Inc. PHONE: 954-561-3663 x 101 EMAIL: POVERELLO EAT WELL CENTER PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS HELP END HIV TRANSMISSIONS IN BROWARD COUNTY 90% of Program Participants Achieved Viral Suppression in 2019 Wilton Manors, Florida, March 4, 2020 – Ninety Percent of food pantry clients diagnosed with HIV at […]

Hunger Fighter of the Month is a Cut Above the Rest

February 21st, 2020

This month we celebrate DARREN THOMPSON as the Poverello VIP (Volunteer in Profile) for the month of February.  Over the past few years Darren has donated 4 hours every week and cut hair for 416 people in 2019 alone, for free, at Poverello’s Live Well Center in Wilton Manors. Darren understands how the smallest of […]

January 2020 Hunger Fighter Of The Month

January 2nd, 2020

Richard Chapman is our January 2020 Hunger Fighter Of The Month. Thank you Richard for all the hard work that you do. You are greatly appreciated.