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Name: Daily Bread, Inc.
Address: 815 E Fee Ave. Melbourne, FL 32091
Board Chairman: Neal Driscoll
Number of Staff: 7 full-time; 9 part-time
Annual Budget: $774,000
Founded: Formed in 1987 opened doors and served first meal January 1988
Service Area: Brevard County
Mission: To ensure no one faces hunger or homelessness alone; to have a community that comes together to share a meal and other resources with our neighbors in need, helping each person move forward and find a home.
Services offered: Our program is divided into 5 core areas of Food & Meal Services; Hygiene & Transitional Support services; Case Management & Social Connectedness services; Employment & Community Re-Entry services; and Healthcare Services. Each day, more than 200 hungry and homeless individuals receive a warm meal. Dozens of our homeless neighbors take a hot shower each day and participate in our other services and programs.
Receive over 2,000,000 pounds of food donations each year and distribute 1,400,000 pounds to 29 community partners and food banks across Brevard County.
Served over 2,000,000 meals since we opened our doors in 1988
More than 12,000 hot showers are provided each year
Built the Buescher Outreach Center in 2015