From November 6th through November 24th, the Cade is hosting a food drive, so please consider donating canned or shelf-stable food at the Cade. All food will help The Bread of the Mighty feed local families this holiday season.

Please also join us for our other FREE food-themed events this week including;

1) Feeding the Future: An inspired panel of food experts, moderated by Jennifer Sirangelo, President & CEO, National 4-H Council on November 22nd, from 6:30 - 8:00 pm - FREE event!

2) The Alachua County Farm Bureau Food & Agricultural Festival on Saturday, November 23rd - with FREE Cade Museum admission for all 10 am - 4:00 pm, plus activities museum-wide. Food trucks will also be in the parking lot should you wish to purchase lunch or snacks.


Food Drive ideas: 

Holiday 2019 Food Boxes: 

Donations of any of these, or other canned or shelf-stable items, would be greatly appreciated during this holiday season.

1 box of “Stove Top” Stuffing1 can of chicken or vegetable broth1-pound bag of rice2 cans of corn2 cans of green beans or other vegetable2 cans of fruit2 cans of cream soup (mushroom, celery, chicken, etc.)1 can of sweet potato1 box of instant potato1 box of macaroni & cheese1 can of evaporated milk1 can/jar/package of gravy1 can of cranberry sauce1 large juice or small package tea bags or small package coffee

Donation of almost any non-perishable food item is desirable. Below are several of the most requested items by families served by The Bread of the Mighty Food Bank.

Rice Pasta Potatoes (Instant or Canned)Macaroni & CheeseJellyPeanut ButterCerealGritsCanned VegetablesCanned Tuna, Meat, Beans, Chili, StewCanned FruitSoupsJuice (Bottled or Canned)Shelf Stable MilkCoffee / TeaCondiments

Additionally, the following non-food items will also be accepted at the Cade.

Personal Hygiene ItemsPaper ProductsToiletries


  • Starting Friday, November 8th, 2019, repeated every day until Sunday, November 24, 2019 — all day


The Cade Museum

904 S Main St.
Gainesville, FL 32601