FEED THE HOMELESS WITH THORN Ministries


Cause Areas

When

Sun Apr 02, 2017 12:00 PM - Sun Dec 31, 2017 03:45 PM

Where

1st atop the corner of 7th Avenue and 50th Street2ND stop Kay Street downtown Tampa...just a blockFollow us to the port of Tampa location.. Elmwood/Riverview, FL 33569


About

THE HEART OF TAMPA PROJECT

MOBILE FEEDING OUTREACH

EVERY SUNDAY NOON-4PM. ( Must text 813 205 0745)... for date availability.

We meet at the first stop (Corner of 7th street and 50th street, behind Checkers). Everyone who has called our volunteer coordinator and has chosen a weekend to help is asked to bring a pre cooked food item that is ready to serve. It can be a dessert, hot casserole, vegatable, salad..etc. Anything you would serve your family on Sundays. Please avoid fish.

You can also bring clothing: t shirts, jeans, shorts, SOCKS, underwear (PLEASE MARK THE SIZES WITH A MARKER ON LABEL OR TAPE)

Supplies: sunscreen (pour into little bottles for distribution), bug repellant lotion, athletes foot powders and sprays, deoderant, lotion, razors.. (think camping)

We also need : stiro foam plates, cups, fork and spoons, small bowls, foil, baggies, garbage bags, large cans of dry drink mix, ice...etc. Call for more ideas.

We feed 400

Families are welcome. children must be accompanied by an adult.

call Janie 813 205 0745

Groups are welcome, however.. we need to set a date in advance so we can insure you have the opportunity to serve. GROUPS MUST BE WILLING TO COOK THE MAJORITY OF THE FOOD NEEDED in order to accommodate you. We must feel secure the food will come because our regular volunteers will opt out those days so please be sure you organize thru

1. Janie for the date 813 205 0745

2. Anita to discuss food items. 813 690 2262

3. Text Kristin your confirmed date 813 239 4259

We ask that anyone who is volunteering WEAR NEON TSHIRTS of any bright color..to help us ditinguish whos is homeless and who is a new volunteer.

Walmart ( crafts department $4)

We feed out of a food trailer on 8' tables.. so dress cool, wear sunscreen or hat in the summer

We also have a clothing, hygiene/drink trailer. Things we need for that are always.. things you would need camping...

tshirts, socks, underwear, bug spray, sunscreen etc..

First aid and hygiene supplies are distributed as well.

Skills

  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 5
  • 3 hours
  • Neon orange t shirt, name tag

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