To the Rescue: CEO of Feeding South Florida Paco Vélez talks about food insecurity amid the pandemic—and how his team is combatting it. 

The numbers alone speak volumes. Last fiscal year, Feeding South Florida distributed 61.5 million pounds of food, the equivalent of more than 51 million…

Video: CNN Speaks with Paco Vélez About Hunger in U.S.

Last week, CNN spoke with Paco Vélez, President and CEO of Feeding South Florida about COVID-19 and hunger in America. See the full interview…

Feeding South Florida® Appoints Jaime L. Fernández, Greg Zalkin and Leslie Nixon to Board of Directors

Pembroke Park, Fla. — Sept. 15, 2020 — Paco Vélez, president and CEO of Feeding South Florida, is pleased to announce that Jaime L.…

Ultimate CEO Paco Vélez on providing food and training to the region’s population

South Florida Business Journal Paco Vélez President and CEO, Feeding South Florida Residence: Hollywood Age: 46 When Paco Vélez joined Feeding South Florida as…

No small feat: Paco Vélez leading South Florida’s largest food bank through the pandemic

Paco Vélez never imagined what awaited him in South Florida when he arrived eight years ago from San Antonio, to become the president and…

Paco Vélez leads Feeding South Florida food bank in economic crisis

Paco Vélez’s path to leading Feeding South Florida was born of serendipity, when an acquaintance who took note of his work ethic at a…

Focus On South Florida: Feeding South Florida

The holiday season is upon us, with Thanksgiving just days away. This is the time of year for getting together and enjoying good food…

Why is Feeding South Florida moving to Boynton Beach after 35 years?

By Alexandra Seltzer Palm Beach Post Feeding South Florida, a nonprofit that for dozens of years has worked to feed the hungry from Palm Beach to Monroe…

Florida reinstating work requirements for food stamp recipients

By Skyler Swisher Sun-Sentinel Nearly 75,000 people in South Florida could lose their food stamps next year if they don’t find a job or…

Feeding South Florida’s President & CEO, Paco Vélez, Named South Florida Business Journal’s Ultimate CEO

When he was named President & CEO of Feeding South Florida in 2012, Paco Vélez brought a career of expertise and experience in the…

Start typing and press Enter to search

Shopping Cart

No products in the cart.

Translate »