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Share JOY

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, there is an immediate need for food and services. Below is a list of organzations with their needs and services.

To add your organization to the list, contact mary@thejoyfm.com.


 

 

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BLOOD BANKS

There is a critical need for all blood types. Choose your region below to find a blood bank location near you.

Oneblood (Statewide) >

Suncoast Blood Banks (Sarasota/Bradenton) >

Lifesouth Blood Banks (Ocala/Gainesville/Jacksonville) >



OTHER NEEDS

Good Shepherd Hospice (Polk, Highlands & Hardee Counties) >

Seeking donations of hand sanitizer, sanitary wipes, surgical masks, gowns and other personal protective equipment. Good Shepherd can arrange pickups or drop-off services. To arrange a donation, please call 813-871-8444 or email foundation@chaptershealth.org.



FOOD PANTRIES

STATE WIDE

The Salvation Army >

Find a location near you at the link above.
Need: Nonperishable Food, Baby Supplies, Hygiene Products, Cleaning and Sanitizing Items, Paper Products

BRANDON

ECHO Food Pantry >

507 N Parsons Ave.
Need: Canned meats, Mac-n-Cheese, jelly, pasta & pasta sauce

Lighthouse Ministries >

535 E. Brandon Blvd.
Need: Canned goods, pasta sauce, peanut butter/jelly, TP, paper towel, hand soap
(Drop-off Mon.-Sat., 9 AM – 5 PM)

CLEARWATER

Church & Community Outreach >

200 S. McMullen Booth Rd.
Need: Canned goods, Mac-n-Cheese, pasta & pasta sauce, cereal, protein bars
(Drop-off Tues. & Thurs., 10 AM-2 PM)

JACKSONVILLE

City Rescue Mission >

426 S. McDuff Ave.
Need: Canned Goods

LAKELAND

Lighthouse Ministries >

215 E. Magnolia St, 33801 | 117 E. Magnolia St, 33801 | 3111 US Hwy 98 S, Ste 130, 33803
Need: Canned goods, pasta sauce, peanut butter/jelly, TP, paper towel, hand soap
(Drop-off Mon.-Sat., 9 AM – 5 PM)

Blessings and Hope Food Pantry >

2150 E. Edgewood Dr., 33803
Need: Food items.

KidsPACK >

3725 Frontage Road North, Suite 1, 33810
Need: Peanut Butter and Jelly (no glass jars please), Cans of vegetables, Cans of Tuna, Chicken, Ham, etc., Boxes of Instant Mashed Potatoes, Boxes of Macaroni and Cheese, Boxes of Cereal, Pop Tarts, Spaghetti, Pasta Sauce, Ramen

Dream Center Of Lakeland >

706 W. 5th St., 33805
Need: Non-perishable food, hygiene items (specifically body wash, shampoo, deodorant, and toilet paper), and TRAVEL-SIZED cleaning products.
(Drop-off Tues. & Thurs., 5 PM - 7 PM)

LAKE WALES

Lake Wales Care Center >

140 E. Park Ave, 33853
Need: Canned goods (meats, fruit & milk), peanut butter/jelly, breakfast items
(Drop-off Mon.-Fri., 8:30 AM-4:30 PM)

NEW PORT RICHEY

Helping Hands/Calvary Chapel >

6825 Trouble Creek Rd, 34653
Need: Mac-n-Cheese, peanut butter/jelly, pasta & pasta sauce
(Drop-off Mon.- Thurs., 10 AM-5 PM)

RIVERVIEW

ECHO Food Pantry >

7807 Capitano St, 33578
Need: Canned meats, Mac-n-Cheese, jelly, pasta & pasta sauce

SARASOTA

New Life Worship Center >

2105 Worthington St, 34231
Need: Fresh meat, milk, produce, canned & dry goods, peanut butter, cereal
(Drop-off Wed., 5-6 PM, Volunteers Needed 4-6:30 PM)

ST. PETERSBURG

Florida Dream Center >

4017 56th Ave N.
Need: Canned & Dry goods, socks, backpacks, pet food, personal hygiene
(Drop-off Tues.-Fri., 9 AM – 5 PM)

TAMPA

Community Food Pantry (North Tampa) >

13115 S Village Dr, 33618
Need: Non-perishable Food
(Drop off Mon.-Thurs., 9 AM-3 PM)

Metropolitan Ministries >

2101 N. Florida Ave, 33602
Need:Cereal, canned goods, peanut butter, baby food, diapers / wipes & hygiene items.

WIMAUMA

Beth-el Farmworker Ministry >

18240 Hwy 301 South, 33598
Need: Food, toilet paper, diapers, wipes, cleaning supplies
(Drop off between 9 AM to 4 PM Mon., Wed. & Thurs.)

WINTER HAVEN

The Mission of Winter Haven >

180 E Central Ave, 33880
Need: Kid-friendly - mac-n-cheese, peanut butter & jelly, etc.
(Drop-off Mon.-Thurs, 9 AM – 4:30 PM, Fri., 9 AM – 1 PM)

Lighthouse Ministries >

3094 Havendale Blvd, 33881
Need: Canned goods, pasta sauce, peanut butter/jelly, TP, paper towel, hand soap
(Drop-off Mon.-Sat., 9 AM – 5 PM)