Feed the Children 2016

img_1856Hundreds of families affected by Hurricane Matthew received food and personal hygiene items as part of a partnership between the Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition, Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministry (BEAM) and Feed the Children on Friday, Oct. 21, 2016.

Fimg_1870eed the Children provides nourishing meals every day to more than 263,000 children around the world. Items that the families received included: nonperishable foods; fresh fruits and vegetables; razors; hand soap and sanitizer; batteries; and flashlights.

Thank you to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church for hosting the event, BEAM for assisting with coordination and the many volunteers who dedicated their time and working hands to give back to the community.