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Pack the Pantries This Back To School Season!

Feeding Tampa Bay’s Feeding Minds School Pantries provide nutritious and fresh groceries, free of charge, for the benefit of the entire household right inside our local schools. During this back-to-school season, you can help Pack The Pantries to ensure our neighbors have all they need to achieve healthy, sustainable futures.

From August 1st – September 6th, help us Pack the Pantries and fuel families forward as kids head back to school.

Host a virtual
food drive

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Fuel Families

Maximize your impact by making a monetary donation online. Through our numerous partnerships with grocers, retailers, manufacturers, and farmers we are able to stretch the $1 to make an exponential amount of meals, filled with fresh and nutritious items, for our neighbors long-term health.

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Get Your Team Involved

Set up a virtual food drive fundraiser for you and your team to make an impact together! Your team will be able to identify how you will Pack the Pantries and invite your network to join your efforts. Be sure to utilize the social media toolkit below to share with your friends and family from all over to donate from the comfort of their own home.

Collect Food

Register you food drive and see the list below for the Feeding Minds Pantries most needed items:

Dried and canned fruits and vegetables
Shelf stable grains
Shelf stable breakfast items
Canned meats like: tuna, vienna sausages, chicken, spam

Order via Instacart

Spread the Word

Recruit your family and friends to join you in your efforts to Pack the Pantries - post the flyer in your office or to your digital bulletin board, or share a post on social using the hashtag #PackThePantries. Be sure to tag @FeedingTampaBay!


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Wrapping Up Your Drive

Once your drive is complete, deliver your items to the Feeding Tampa Bay warehouse between 8:30am-3:30pm, Monday-Friday.