May 3, 2024

FreshMinistries Thanks You for Your Incredible Volunteerism!

This week celebrates and recognizes the contributions of volunteers and encourages people to get involved in their communities through volunteering. I just wanted to take a moment to express my sincere gratitude for your dedication and hard work as a volunteer at FreshMinistries. Your commitment and passion are truly inspiring, […]
April 26, 2024

FreshMinistries Unveils Innovative Weaver Center Aquaponics Urban Farm as Part of its Mission to Eradicate Poverty and Hunger

— For immediate release —             April 26, 2024  For more information, contact: Michael Frazier, [email protected], (347) 415-0219 The grand opening of the state-of-the-art aquaponics facility in Jacksonville is the latest initiative in FreshMinistries’ long-standing commitment to driving sustainable solutions.  Jacksonville, Fla. – The nonprofit FreshMinistries, a long-time leader in bringing successful outreach […]
March 22, 2024

FreshMinistries’ Desmond Tutu Program to End Global Hunger Opens InnovativeAquaponics Center to Provide Greater Food Security Across Africa

Caption: Rotary International’s District 9400 launches the Aquaponics Training Centre in Johannesburg. (Front L-R: Riana Pretorius, Dr. Robert V. Lee III, Rotary International President Dr Gordon McInally, Annemarie Mostert, and Mrs Heather McInally, Back : Sabelo Mashwama)
March 14, 2024

FreshMinistries is opening a new cutting-edge Aquaponics Facility in Jacksonville, Fl

FreshMinistries is soon to open a new cutting-edge Aquaponics Facility in Jacksonville, Fla. FreshMinistries is expanding its urban farming operations with the opening of the Weaver Center aquaponics urban farm. The grand opening, which is planned for later this month, continues the nonprofit’s exciting journey into sustainable farming with the […]
May 11, 2022

Feeding the Hungry, and How to Do it Better

For decades, there have been thousands of initiatives in place to help improve hunger and food scarcity both locally and abroad. Obstacles such as climate change, the pandemic, widening socioeconomic gaps, and more, mean charities that feed the hungry are under more pressure while operating with fewer resources. That’s why […]
May 9, 2022

Four Things to Consider Before Donating to a Charitable Organization

Donating to charities is a great way to improve yourself and your communities. Giving back improves your own sense of gratitude and thankfulness, which improves mental health. However, you should not just donate to any charity without first doing some research. Let’s look at some positive attributes of well-run charity […]
March 31, 2022

Social Service Workers – A Ray of Hope for the Community

We all need a helping hand sometimes, even though that is hard for most people to admit. However, life gets hard – especially in Jacksonville. Here in our city more than 130,000 individuals (46,000 of whom are children) live in poverty. This rate is higher than the American median (source). […]
March 29, 2022

The Role of Non-profit Organizations in Society

Society – a group of people living together in some form of community. From antiquity, humans have organized themselves into societies based on geography, culture, language, religion and ideals. No matter where on Earth humans were at any given time, you would find them organizing themselves into societies because we […]