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Our Mission

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

Gifts of Hope

This holiday season give a Gift of Hope to help CROS feed the hungry not only over the holidays, but throughout the year. Every gift will make a difference in the life of a hungry child, parent, senior, and homeless individual.
Help make a difference in your community all year around. Give a Gift of Hope Today!


Tuesday, December 1, 2015


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.



What is Gleaning?

CROS Ministries utilizes volunteers to recover fresh fruits and vegetables from mango groves, farmers' fields, cull lines, and donors' backyards. Directions are emailed out weekly. Participants are responsible for getting to the fields themselves.
Gleaning Waiver 2014-2015
Dates for 2014-2015 Season


Community Food Pantries

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



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News About CROS

Ruth's Blog

Dear Friends,

The CROS Staff came across an interesting article written by a woman who receives food stamps. It is a good read and a reality for many families we serve at CROS Ministries. Please click on the text below to read the article from I get food stamps, and I’m not ashamed — I’m angry. by Christine Gilbert on June 26, 2015.


Board of Directors

CROS in the News

The New Hungry
Florida Weekly, Thursday, June 11, 2015

Volunteers glean crops to help Palm Beach County’s hungry
Palm Beach Post, Sunday, March 22, 2015


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