Food Assistance Programs - we are here to help!

SPCA Florida has offered food for pets of qualified residents since July 2013. Ani-Meals provides food to elderly and homebound families and partners with Meals on Wheels of Polk County, Mid-Florida Community Services, and VISTE. The Food Assistance Program (FAP) provides pet food to families who face financial challenges.

Food is distributed on the last Sunday of each month, 10 AM to noon with drive-up service. Call us at 863-577-4613 to sign up, or for more information.

Quick facts about the food bank:

  • SPCA Florida's food bank started in 2013.
     

  • Ani-Meals provides food assistance with delivery to elderly and homebound families in Polk County. 
     

  • The Food Assistance Program (FAP) provides pet food to families who face financial challenges.
     

  • The food bank relies on donations from individual donors and organizations. We always welcome food donations.
     

  • There has been a dramatic increase in the number of animals served during the past two years:
     

    • 2019 - 5,393 pets served
      Total of 85,201 pounds of food​

       

    • 2020 - 7,844 pets served
      Total of 103,981 pounds of food

       

    • 2021 - 14,270 pets served
      Total of 136,666 pounds of food

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