Update: The May 1 NEFAR Fights Hunger event is being rescheduled to a later date, which is as yet unconfirmed. Stay tuned for more details as they become available.
NEFAR's Community Affairs Task Force is leading the charge as we partner with HungerFight, for the third consecutive year, to help feed hungry children and families locally. Even small donations make a huge impact in the lives of those in our community who are hungry. Let's show Northeast Florida that NEFAR members strengthen our community by rocking #NEFARGoodWorks! Donations to buy the food are needed prior to the meal-packing event. Volunteers are needed as well. If you can help, please join in!
$25,000: Money to be raised prior to buy the food. / $5,247 raised to date.
300+: Number of volunteers needed.
100,000: Meals to be packed.
Date Being Rescheduled: Meal-Packing Event
Location: Morocco Shrine Auditorium, 3800 St. Johns Bluff Rd. S., Jacksonville
Time: Check-in at 8:30 a.m.; conclusion around 1 p.m. There's pizza for everyone after. Water and sodas are provided throughout the event.
Attire: The venue tends to be warm. Wear cool, comfortable clothing and shoes that allow you to move freely (khakis, jeans, short-sleeved shirts, sneakers). Avoid draping / hanging sleeves due to packing processes and machinery involved.
Age Requirement: Must be at least 18 to participate.
All donors and volunteers receive recognition, click here for details. Donations are through NEFAR's Charitable Foundation and are tax deductible.
Big Thanks To These Generous $250 and Up Donors!
$1,000 - Golden Dog Title
$500 - Wayne Terry
$250 - Linda McInnis / Ron Stephan / Sandra Kahle / Peter Ruffing