Where to donate your hurricane supplies in Tampa Bay

Where to donate your hurricane supplies in Tampa Bay 

Posted: 12:35 pm Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

By Sam

 Here are the places Fox 13 is reporting you can donate your supplies!

Seeds of Hope, Inc:
This charity is based out of Lithia, FL is accepting monetary donations online. Visit their EventBrite page to donate.

Salvation Army

Needed Supplies
Anyone willing to sponsor a meal

Donation Collection Sites: This includes shelters
The Red Shield Lodge
1514 North Florida Avenue Tampa, FL
(813) 221-4440

Meal Distribution: TBA

Metropolitan Ministries
The organization is open to the public at both of its locations with food boxes, water, hygiene items and clothing. They are onsite in Tampa with a canteen truck and serving hot meals. The Tampa location does not have power at the moment.

Needed Supplies
Non-perishable food
Any leftover supplies

Donation Collection Sites: This includes meal distributions and shelter locations.
2301 North Tampa Street Tampa, FL

3214 U.S. Highway 19 North Holiday, FL

Meal Distribution: Both Tampa and Holiday locations are open to the public to provide food, water and other supplies.

Feeding Tampa Bay 
All monetary donations will be matched. The organization said every $1 you donate can be turned into 20 meals for hurricane victims.

Needed Supplies
Canned, ready-to-eat items with pull tops (i.e. vegetables, fruit, etc)
Protein in pouches or pull top-cans (i.e. tuna, beef stew, chili, canned chicken)
Snacks (i.e. granola bars, breakfast bars, etc)
Peanut butter
Paper good
Cleaning supplies (i.e. mops, mop buckets, brooms, bleach wipes, bleach, garbage bags, bug spray)

Donation Collection Sites
Tampa: 4702 Transport Drive

Meal Distribution:
Boys & Girls Club at Stanley Park
38725 Mudcat Grant Boulevard Lacoochee, FL 33523
Wednesday, September 13 at 11 a.m.
Feeding Tampa Bay will distribute ready-to-eat food, bananas and water to those in need.

The Source Church

Meal Distribution
The Source Church
5412 State Road 64 East Bradenton, FL
Will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 13
Serving hot meals of pasta and tacos inside the church to those who are still without power in their homes.