Florida Gleaning & Food Recovery Organizations

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CROS Ministries Gleaning Program

Palm Beach and Marin County, FL based nonprofit organization that runs a gleaning program to glean surplus produce from local farms for distribution to the food insecure through the Palm Beach County Food Bank. The website includes information for volunteers and others.

3677 23rd Ave S B-101, Lake Worth, FL 33461 Gleaning Type: Urban, Farmers markets Organization Type: Nonprofit, Religious affiliation

Destin Harvest

Destin Harvest is a non-profit food harvest organization servicing Okaloosa and Walton County. The organization employs a fleet of refrigerated trucks to harvest high volume food donations from local grocery stores, restaurants, and wholesalers. Same day, free deliveries are made to over 40 active feeding programs in Okaloosa and Walton County.

625 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541 Gleaning Type: Urban, Food recovery, Distribution Organization Type: Nonprofit

Leon Fruit and Nut Exchange

The Leon Fruit and Nut exchange hosts seasonal harvesting events that bring people together to pick fruit that would otherwise go to waste, and make it available to people in need.

524 N Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32301 Gleaning Type: Urban Organization Type: Nonprofit, All volunteer

The Society of St. Andrew Florida

Fresh food feeding the hungry through the generosity of farmers and the great work of volunteers: Gleaning fields and distributing the fresh produce to area food pantries and food banks. Also receiving truckloads of produce from farms and packing houses and organizing volunteer groups to bag up the food, which is then picked up by regional feeding agencies.

406 E Amelia St, Orlando, FL 32803 Gleaning Type: On-farm, Food recovery, Distribution Organization Type: Nonprofit, Religious affiliation, Paid staff

Tiptop Eats

We’re serving food pantries, food banks and homeless shelters with high-quality meals. Our goal is to work with restaurants that want to offload any excess food prepared throughout the day. Instead of throwing it out we will pick it up and deliver it to different food pantries, food banks and homeless shelters in the city.

No physical address Gleaning Type: Food recovery, Distribution Organization Type: Paid staff

Transition Sarasota

Sarasota, FL based nonprofit organization that runs the Suncoast Gleaning Project which harvests surplus produce from local farms for the food insecure. The website includes information for volunteers, farmers, food recipients and donors.

No physical address Gleaning Type: On-farm, Distribution Organization Type: Nonprofit