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Dove family Life Center Mission:
Our mission is to eliminate hunger in our community, and build healthier and stronger communities through our outreach and public education. We are a committed none profit organization that believes in making a difference in the world.
Food pantry/Emergency food assistance:
This program provides assistance for low-income families that are struggling economically, and cannot provide food for their families.
Backpack Buddy Club:
Backpack buddy Club delivers backpacks to the local school in the neighborhood this program works to fill the gap on weekends for at-risk children. On Fridays children take home backpacks filled with child friendly, non perishable, easily consumed and vitamin-fortified food.
Family nutrition program:
Provides nutrition counseling to low-income families. It teaches about the importance of making healthier food choices, and provides families with knowledge, and skills to promote healthier life style.
Employment preparation/Culinary Academy:
Prepares low-income, underemployed adults for careers in the foodservice industry through a free, 12-week training program.
- Receive hands-on instruction in food
- prep and sanitation
- Earn nationally-recognized Serv Safe
- Focus on resume writing, goal setting and interviewing skills