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Happening Saturday: Farm Share food giveaway in Kissimmee

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — Some Osceola County families will have a chance to pick up food items at no cost on Saturday morning.

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Farm Share, a nonprofit that aims to help food-insecure residents in Florida, will distribute free, fresh produce and non-perishable canned goods in Kissimmee.

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Organizers said the giveaway will be held in conjunction with Osceola County Commissioner Viviana Janer.

The Sept. 10 event is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. and will be held at Archie Gordon Memorial Park:

  • 420 Buenaventura Blvd., Kissimmee, Fla. 34743

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Farm Share said it helps to fight hunger “by working hand-in-hand with local farmers to recover and redistribute produce that would otherwise be thrown away due to aesthetic imperfections.”

See the map below for event location:

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the distribution event will be drive-thru style to minimize contact and to help ensure the safety of everyone who participates, organizers said.

Attendees must arrive in a vehicle with a trunk or cargo bed.

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Saturday’s food giveaway will be on a first-come, first-served basis and will operate until supplies run out.

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