soup bowl

St. Francis Soup Kitchen

St Francis of Assisi
"We must acknowledge the dignity of the poor, respect them, esteem them, love them, serve them."
-Saint Teresa of Kolkata

Serving the Jacksonville community

Volunteers gather in the kitchen to prepare meals each Friday.

St. Francis Soup Kitchen is a volunteer-operated facility lcoated at the Providence Center, 134 E. Church Street in downtown Jacksonville, Florida. As it has over 30 years, each Saturday the St. Francis Soup Kitchen's volunteers serve hundreds of the community's less fortunate, poor, homeless, and anyone in need of nourishment. Everything is done to acknowledge the dignity of the poor, respect them, and serve them hospitably.

"For it is in giving that we receive"
-St. Francis of Assisi



NOTICE: IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL LAW AND THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE THIS INSTITUTION IS PROHIBITED FROM DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE OR DISASBILITY. TO FILE A COMPLAINT OF DISCRIMINATION, WRITE USDA DIRECTOR OF CIVIL RIGHTS, ROOM 376-W WHITTEN BUILDING, 1400 INDEPENDENCE AVE., WASHINGTON,D.C., 202250-9410 OR CALL 202-720-5964. USDA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY PROVIDER AND EMPLOYER.