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Our Mission

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

Great Charity Challenge

CROS was picked as a wild card at the Great Charity Challenge! Our riders braved the rain and placed 27th, winning CROS $20,000!


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.



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.



We are looking for Summer Interns for our Camp Program.



Volunteer with CROS!


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.


CROS This Week

CROSThisWeek 02/02/16

Board of Directors

CROS in the News

Breaking bread, feeding the poor, marches mark Martin Luther King day
Palm Beach Post, Monday, January 18, 2016


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