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Thanks to the amazing team of University of Florida graduate students for completing a 5-year analysis of our services and clients! Their research will help us make data-driven decisions on how to best invest our resources for maximum impact. Special thanks to Clayton Levins and......

According to a recent report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, there has been a significant increase in hunger in the country. Approximately 44.2 million people are living in households that struggle to get enough food, making it difficult for them to put three meals on the......

Meet Jeff Winkler, our new Executive Director, starting November 1st! Jeff is currently serving as the Head of Basic Needs at the United Way of Northeast Florida. He has held several positions at United Way over a 17-year tenure and began his nonprofit career in......

BEAM has always made it a priority to provide healthy options and easy access to fresh produce and lean protein through our food assistance programs. Demand for food assistance did not abate post-pandemic. BEAM has increased access by adding mobile pantry opportunities and increasing availability......

BEAM has teamed up with Humana to provide over 80 seniors in the Beaches area with emergency supplies and food in preparation for hurricane season. The hurricane kits contain a 5-day supply of nonperishable food items for each family member, 9 bottles of water, a first-aid......

We are getting ready to prepare our neighborhood fruit and vegetable garden, Grace Garden, for its “season of rest”.  We are looking for teenage volunteers on July 5, 7, 10, 12, and 14 from 9 am to 1 pm to help with the project. Grace Garden......

We are excited to announce that this month marks the 38th anniversary of our service to the community. BEAM was founded in 1985 by representatives of local churches to provide emergency assistance and offer a path to economic stability for the residents of the Beaches......

Erin, a member of Cohort 11, is now a Homeowner! Erin owns her own business and works as a Licensed Massage Therapist. She completed the Beaches Habitat program and received her keys at a lovely ceremony this past weekend. Shown here are Erin and her......