Because no one
should go hungry.

Both the public and private sectors are in need of good, capable, trained workers. Feeding Tampa Bay’s FRESHforce Program is an innovative solution that creates a coalition of nonprofits, businesses, and government to provide workforce development and on the job training to individuals with barriers to employment.

Our Training Programs

All candidates who come through the FRESHforce Program will receive a “stipend” during training, grow in employability skills, customer service, interviewing, and resume writing, all while earning industry-standard certifications to enhance job prospects.

The next cohort will begin March 31, 2020.

Culinary Training

Gain a “hands-on” learning experience in a commercial kitchen and pursue a stable career in the food service industry.

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Warehouse Logistics

Gain the operational skills and soft skills needed to obtain a job in warehouse logistics.

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Customer Service and Truck Driver

Perfect the skills needed to act as a customer service representative and drive a Class B truck.

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Apply to the program by clicking the link below.

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Our goal is Food for Today. Food for Tomorrow. Food for a Lifetime. And FRESHforce creates the opportunity for individuals to achieve financial stability, and in turn, food security.

If you have questions about the program or are interested in becoming a FRESHforce partner, please contact Mike Perkins at or 773-710-5252.

Special thanks to our partners who help make this training possible.