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CROS Ministries

Our Mission
CROS Ministries serves the hungry in Palm Beach and Martin Counties through community collaborations.

Hurricane Irma

Update - Monday, September 18

All of the pantries are operating on their regular scheduled days this week and going forward. Click here for pantry addresses, days of the week, and times of distribution.

Power has been restored at The Caring Kitchen in Delray and our administrative office in Lake Worth.

Community Food Pantries

CROS Ministries operates six food pantries in Palm Beach County and one in Indiantown in Martin County.


The Caring Kitchen

The Caring Kitchen is our hot meal program is located at 196 NW 8th Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444, two blocks north of Atlantic Ave.



CROS Gleaning is a food recovery program harvesting fresh produce, that would otherwise go to waste, from farmers' fields, cull lines, and Solid Waste Authority's Mango Grove. Volunteer opportunities from Nov. - July.



Volunteer with CROS!


News About CROS

Ruth's Blog

Preparing for Impact

Helpful links and information.

Palm Beach County Hunger Relief Plan

CROS Ministries is a stakeholder in the Palm Beach County's Hunger Relief Plan. Please click here for more information about this exciting community-wide initiative.

CROS in the News

CROS Ministries nears 40 years of feeding thousands
Palm Beach Post, Monday, July 24, 2017

Volunteers gather produce that would be plowed under
Palm Beach Post, January 16, 2017


Board of Directors


CROS Ministries
301 First Avenue South, Lake Worth, FL 33460