Leesburg Food Bank
Corporation, staffed by unpaid volunteers who assist those in need with food, clothing and other essentials. Clientele are served on a first-come, first-serve basis. We DO NOT make appointments.
Our mission is to alleviate hunger by obtaining and distributing food and other essentials in the City of Leesburg and adjacent communities. Values - The values of Leesburg Food Bank include: Quality — We are committed to excellence in services, products and operation. Respect — We treat all people with respect, dignity and courtesy. Stewardship — We use our resources wisely, with accountability to the public and concern for the environment. Integrity — We are honest and fair in our dealings with others. Challenge - The challenge of the Leesburg Food Bank is to meet the need for food in our community. There is growing number of people in our community who are insecure - meaning they don't know where their next meal is coming from, including children. Take a Tour - Come and see your Leesburg Food Bank in action! Contact us for a tour of our facility that will give you a greater understanding of what the Food Bank does and how you can assist. Board of Directors - The Board of Directors of Leesburg Food Bank is a committed, passionate, diverse group of citizens dedicated to the mission of ending hunger in our community. They assist in guiding the organization through effective stewardship of policy and fiduciary oversight. Their support and contribution is invaluable to our efforts. Staff - Led by our CEO, the dedicated staff of the Food Bank is an integral part of meeting the challenge of providing food to families and individuals at risk of hunger in the City of Leesburg and surrounding Communities. Our staff, including the Board of Directors, is all volunteers. Leesburg Food Bank has no salaried or paid employees. Donations - YOUR DONATIONS keep Leesburg Food Bank operating! The Food Bank could not function without the donors who so generously support our mission of eliminating hunger in our community. Every dollar contributed is applied in one of two areas, facility (building) operations or purchase of non-donated food items. If you or an organization you are involved with would like to make a financial donation or donation of food, clothing, furniture, or other items, and you need more information or a pick-up, please call us at 352-326-5463. We will provide you with all the information you need.