The Latest Coronavirus News From Food For The Poor

 

Coronavirus: Food For The Poor National Event Raises Funds to Feed Families
More children are going to sleep hungry as the number of people living in extreme poverty in the Caribbean and Latin America rises due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Food For The Poor Partners With Matthew 25: Ministries To Help Countries Make Masks for the Most Vulnerable
Feeding their children or buying masks to reduce the spread of COVID-19 — that’s the choice facing many families living in extreme poverty in the Caribbean and Latin America.

Food For The Poor Partnership Provides Technology for Treating COVID-19 Patients in the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico
Hospitals in the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico are using monitoring technologies to help care for critically ill patients affected by COVID-19, thanks to a partnership between Food For The Poor, longtime partner MAP International, and Edwards Lifesciences.

FFP Helps Florida Catholic Charities Cope with Coronavirus
A recent surge in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations in Florida is putting more pressure on organizations that serve the state’s most vulnerable communities.

We Are One: Food For The Poor Virtual Event Helps Countries in Crisis Due to Pandemic
Food For The Poor's National Celebration — We Are One is a virtual event bringing the charity's supporters together to help hungry families devastated by the coronavirus pandemic in the Caribbean and Latin America.

Food For The Poor Provides Reliable Source of Food As Hunger Spikes
Food For The Poor is responding to spiking hunger and poverty due to the coronavirus in the countries it serves, where already dire conditions are becoming even worse.

Women in Guatemala Sew Masks for Hospitals in N.Y.
Indigenous Guatemalan women are using sewing skills gained through a partnership with Food For The Poor to sew masks for U.S. healthcare workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic.

FFP Partners with Matthew 25: Ministries, Knights of Columbus to Help Florida
Food For The Poor is teaming up with Matthew 25: Ministries and the Florida State Council of the Knights of Columbus to help families throughout Florida affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Food For The Poor Donors Provide More Than 6 Million Meals
More than 6 million meals will feed hungry families affected by the coronavirus pandemic in the Caribbean and Latin America, thanks to the generous support of Food For The Poor donors on #GivingTuesdayNow.

FFP Partners with Local Churches to Help Hurting South Florida Residents
In response to the coronavirus crisis, Food For The Poor and Matthew 25: Ministries are partnering with five local church groups to assist South Florida residents with essential goods.

Food For The Poor Feeds Families
Food For The Poor will raise funds on #GivingTuesdayNow to provide meals for destitute families impacted by the coronavirus pandemic in the countries where the charity serves.

Food For The Poor Responds to Coronavirus Food Crisis
Food For The Poor is taking immediate steps to ensure the poor in the countries it serves have a reliable food supply in the months ahead, as they fight the coronavirus, growing food shortages and what is becoming a global food crisis.

Kendra Scott Gives Back to Food For The Poor’s COVID-19 Relief Efforts
Supporters of Food For The Poor can shop Kendra Scott online and help the charity fight the COVID-19 pandemic in the countries it serves.

Food For The Poor Addresses Coronavirus, Growing Food Shortage in Haiti
Food For The Poor is taking a two-pronged approach to make sure Haiti has a reliable food supply in the months ahead, as the country fights both coronavirus and a growing food shortage.

Award-Winning Singer Gives the Gift of Song to Food For The Poor
Moved by the overwhelming news of the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and hoping to provide hope and comfort, recording artist Glacia Robinson spilled out her heart in one day last month and wrote the lyrics to We Are One.

Food For The Poor Donates Protective Suits to Pompano Beach Fire Rescue
Today, Food For The Poor donated 350 protective suits through Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale to Pompano Beach Fire Rescue to help their workers prevent transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Food For The Poor Responds to Urgent Requests
Food For The Poor is ramping up its response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the countries it serves, based on urgent requests from its offices and partners. The charity has sent 26 shipments of supplies to seven countries.

Preparing for Coronavirus: FFP is Shipping Vitally Needed Supplies to Guyana, Haiti, Honduras and Jamaica
Today, Food For The Poor is sending 20 pallets of much-needed health supplies to Guyana, Haiti, Honduras and Jamaica to help children and families prevent transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19).