Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers

This meal program gives local businesses, church groups and private donors the opportunity to sponsor and/or serve meals to the 70 homeless men and women staying at the Senator Philip D. Lewis Center.

This program not only nourishes the guests, who are seeking to change their lives, but also creates awareness about homeless issues and increases the community's interaction with the center. Since it began Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers has provided 64,470 meals!

Volunteer & Sponsorship Opportunities:

  • Sponsor a meal
  • Prepare and serve a meal
  • Provide in-kind donations
  • Re-plate and enhance a meal
  • Work on the Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers Committee


  • Breakfast $100
  • Lunch $165
  • Dinner Starting at $350

Please contact the Homeless Coalition at (561) 355-HOME or email to learn more about becoming a sponsor and join us in our vision that no one remains homeless in Palm Beach County.


National Council of Jewish Women - Palm Beach 
GL Homes 
Jupiter First Church 
Oxbridge Academy


Success Stories

Just The Facts

Minimum Wage Doesn't Pay the Rent in Palm Beach County
The School District of Palm Beach County Reports
4,295 students are homeless.

Volunteer Spotlight

Rebecca Rosen: Young Advocate 

Current Needs

  • Non-perishable food items
  • Baby food
  • Adult men's & women's socks
  • Adult men's & women's underwear
  • Diapers all sizes
  • School supplies

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