CEC is a crucial provider of basic needs assistance and a key voice in the fight against hunger in Hollywood, Florida. CEC will continue to reach the hungry, homeless and working poor.
CEC’s annual budget is less than $50,000 a year, a volunteer program with no paid staff every amount donated and received goes back into CEC for the daily operation to serve the community.
Here's what we did in 2019 with your help, Thank you.
• 9,600 – pounds of food distributed
• 4,800 – Pounds of fresh produce and whole grains distributed
• 150+ – Families received diapers, formula, household items on our distribution days
• 5 – Senior Citizens receive job training through a partnership with ARNP
• 21 – Social Workers throughout Broward County pick up food from CEC and take to their clients that are housebound and/or families in need.
• 360+ – Individuals receive food from CEC Mobile Pantry on the Road
• 340 – Community residents in attendance for Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon
• 1,500 – Community residents in attendance for Annual Holiday Food Distribution
• 300+ – Community residents in attendance for Annual Toy Distribution
• 250+ – Community residents in attendance for Family Fun Day, Back to School Distribution