About Us

Daily Manna Serving Center is a 501c3 non-profit organization that helps households in the North Riverside area of Jacksonville, FL fight poverty by providing resources and opportunities to increase food security, reduce preventable health conditions, and promote family stability.

Our center serves over 1,000 families weekly through our food service center.  Food distribution days are Tuesdays 10 a.m. - 12 noon for the senior citizen community (65+) and Fridays 10 a.m. - 12 noon for the general public.

2015 Hunger Statistics in North East Florida

  • Over 320,000 people lack food to meet their basic needs.

  • 1 in 6 adults and 1 in 4 children are food deprived and don’t know where their next meal is coming from.

  • 53.3% of children in Duval County receive free or reduced lunches and many go hungry on the weekend.

  • Of those who receive food services in North East Florida: 

       *34% face the choice every month of buying food or buying medicine.

       *33% face the choice every month of buying food or paying their rent/mortgage.