About Community Health Outreach

CHO offers free services to the uninsured and financially insecure

Hours of Operation

Food Pantry Hours:

Mon 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Wed 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Sat 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Baby Luv Hours:

Tuesday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Medical Clinic Hours*:

Mon, Tues, Thu 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Wed and Fri 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Dental Clinic Hours*:

Mon, Tues, Thu 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Wed and Fri 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m

Staff of Community Health Outreach

coming soon

Melanie Saxon

Community Health Outreach (CHO)  Executive Director is Melanie Saxon. “This is an especially exciting time for Community Health Outreach as we rebuild after the many challenges brought by COVID,” Saxon said. “I feel blessed to be part of the … mission and work alongside this dedicated board, staff and community volunteers. I look forward to helping grow our resources so we can serve more people.”

Charles Green

Charles Green

As Food Pantry manager Charles Green oversees the receiving and distribution of food. He assumes total responsibility for all pantry operations including transportation, storage, ground, etc.

He loves the warm, friendly, and down to earth atmosphere at CHO and he enjoys helping people.

Green says that at CHO, “…we pay no attention to socio-economic or educational backgrounds. We are made up of the highly educated and the uneducated, and each and every day we gladly serve those who come to us in need.”

The staff is awesome…..they do a lot for the community. I so glad to be apart of there Legacy! The give to around 700 families weekly. If your open to help please give a hand!

John Munn

Board of Directors

Stevie Taylor, CHO Board Chair, Pastor, Community Liaison, Dedicated Senior Medical Care

Matthew Garman, CHP Board Director, Project Manager, Haskell Company

Michael Prendergast, CHO Board Director, Attorney of Law with Ford Harrison LLP

 Rob Bramlett, CHO Board Director, Commercial Insurance Adviser, LassiterWare Insurance

 Cheryl Flanders, CHO Board Director, Member, Grace Episcopal Church,   former social worker

 Michele Bear, CHO Board Director, Executive Director, Baptist MD Anderson   Revenue Cycle

 Chris Martin, CHO Board Director, Mechanical Design Assoc., Haskell   Company 

 Alejandro “Chef Amadeus” Amador, CHO Board Director, Professional Chef

 Phil Ayles, CHO Board Director, City Coordinator, Jacksonville, Team Rubicon

 Melanie Bartholomew, CHO Board Director, Counselor, Clay County School   Board

Eustachius Roberts, CHO Board Director, Community Outreach Manager, City of Jacksonville, Senior Services Division