Dec/2018 Hunger-Fighter: Mrs. Lorna Richards

December 5th, 2018

We are so glad to recognize Mrs. Lorna Richards, our Dec-2018’ Hunger-Fighter. On 2017 Mrs. Richards came to Poverello through the Urban League senior training program and with Mrs. Evelyn Hodges, she has filled every recipe with love and smiles. Thank you for cooking with love and joy for our volunteers and employees. CONGRATULATIONS!!!  

2018 Holiday Food Drive Locations

November 30th, 2018

We have so many locations to drop your holiday food drive donations for 2018. Check out these great community partners: Georgie’s Alibi Monkey Bar Lucky’s Oakland Park CVS Pharmacy 5 Points MD Now Urgent Care (5216 North Federal Hwy, Fort… Broward Wellness Center Downtown Ride Element Oakland Park SunServe – Social Services South Beach Tanning […]

Thank You

October 9th, 2018

I’ve been a long term client of Poverello. When I first became a client, I didn’t realize that one day I would have the pleasure of finding out how rewarding it is to give back what was so graciously given to me. I think that the employees and the volunteers are all very special people […]

Congrats to Dr. Leonie Wims / Oct-2018’ Hunger-Fighter

October 3rd, 2018

Dr. Leonie Wims our Acupuncturist in the Live Well Center…. CONGRATULATIONS!!!!    “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others?” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

Many thanks to JetBlue’ Crew!!!

September 18th, 2018

For been with us today, every time we have you with us is a pleasant experience for our clients, volunteers and staff. “The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, […]

Bowlathon Raises Needed Funds for Poverello’s Eat Well Center

September 17th, 2018

The 2018 Bowling to Fight Hunger was a resounding success thanks to many in the community who came together at Sawgrass Lanes to Support Poverello’s Eat Well Center nutrition and exercise programs. For some great photos of participants, check Our Facebook Page: Outclique: 9 8 18 Posted by Outclique on Sunday, September 9, 2018 SFGN: […]


September 13th, 2018

No other food pantry serving people with HIV in the US has better outcomes than our own Poverello Eat Well Center. For the calendar year 2017, our 2627 program participants had a viral suppression rate of 88.31%. Achieving viral suppression is the goal of all HIV therapy. We couldn’t be prouder and have our staff, […]

Sep-2018’ Hunger-Fighter: Michael Coady

September 4th, 2018

“What is the essence of life? To serve others and to do good.” — Aristotle

Best items to donate to food drive

September 1st, 2018

The best non-perishable foods to donate canned beans dry beans peanut butter rolled oats canned fruit in juice, not in light or heavy syrup canned vegetables, with no or low-sodium low-sodium soups canned tuna in water canned chicken brown rice quinoa nuts, unsalted seeds, unsalted shelf stable milk and milk substitutes whole grain pasta low-sodium […]

FIU 2018 Student Affairs Expose & Involvement Fair

August 29th, 2018

2018 Student Affairs Expose & Involvement Fair – FIU at Panther Square, Wolfe University Center