Aug 17, 2022
Celebrating Culinary Training Success
A Reason to Celebrate! Graduation day is one of the best days at Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. It ma...
Feb 14, 2022
P is for Persistence. It took three tries for Paul to complete Second Harvest’s Culinary Training Program.
Feb 7, 2022
He spent much of his adult life working for a lawn care service, but cooking is in his blood. His grandfather ran a smokehouse and his father cooked in the Air Force.
Jan 31, 2022
After what felt like a year and a half of nothing, Nate knew he needed to do something.
Jan 17, 2022
I was raised by my grandmother and became her caretaker for the last several years,” she explains. “Now I am turning back the clock, going to school, and making my life better for myself.
Dec 8, 2021
Celebrating Culinary Success
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida held a virtual ceremony on Monday, December 6, to celebrate graduates of...
Nov 29, 2021
When Matilde lost her job in Atlantic City, she asked herself, “What’s next?” She knew she wanted a better life for h...
Oct 22, 2019
Aaron Sanchez's Three Essential Tools to Succeed
“There are three essential tools to succeed in this industry,” explained Sanchez. “You need a mentor, structure and accountability – both for your actions and for being part of a team.”
Oct 7, 2019
“It’s been very hard work, but it feels good at the same time,” she says. “I go to work every day and do whatever it takes.”
Oct 7, 2019
“I’ve never been so blessed to have an opportunity like this program,” said Rachel. “What the future holds is unknown, but the sky is the limit.”
Jul 19, 2019
The last place any parent wants to raise their children is in a homeless shelter. After a series of unfortunate events, including job loss and domestic violence, Qui and her sons were living in an emergency shelter.