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Join us for Christmas in July on Sunday, July 24 from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the courtyard. to share the love with our mission partners by donating needed items to the mission(s) of your choice.

People in our community are very generous around the holidays and contribute to many local charities, but come July—funds and donated items start to run low. Below is a shopping list for each mission partner. Simply bring your donations to the event and then have some fun! Our mission partners will be present to receive the donations and share info about their organization.


Our event will be in conjunction with our VBS Celebration and will feature projects the VBS students made for select mission partners. There will be games, activities, snacks, and more!

 

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DOVER ELEMENTARY
School Supplies
Dover Elementary has many underprivileged children who attend their school.
We support them throughout the year by hosting various supply drives for their students, as well as campus clean up days.

ECHO
Shampoo & Conditioner

ECHO assists residents of Hillsborough County in crisis with emergency food, clothing, and access to life-stabilizing programs and resources.

CORNERSTONE FAMILY MINISTRIES
Monetary Donations

The mission of Cornerstone Family Ministries is to make a lasting and positive impact in the lives of disadvantaged children and their families in our community by nurturing young bodies, developing young minds, and fostering hope through Christ.

FAMILY PROMISE
Laundry Detergent

Family Promise helps homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence through a community-based response.

ST. ANDREW'S FOOD PANTRY
Non-Perishable Food

The St. Andrew's Food Pantry collects and maintains food and bags for anyone who is in need in our community. Our Drive-Through Pantry is open on Wednesdays from
9 - 11 a.m.

FL UM CHILDREN'S HOME
Bath Towels & Deoderant

The Florida United Methodist Children's Home was established in 1908 to provide a home for orphans and other children that had nowhere else to live. Today it serves as a diverse ministry with two campuses that include residential, therapeutic group, foster and emergency shelter care. The Home also provides independent living assistance and a community child care center.

CHOICES
Diapers (sizes 3, 4, and 5)

Choices is a non-profit organization that is passionate about cultivating a culture for life. They envision a culture where women and men faced with pregnancy decisions are transformed through the Gospel of Jesus Christ and empowered to choose life for their unborn children and abundant life for their families. 

OUTREACH FREE CLINIC

Monetary Donations

Serving all of Hillsborough County, Outreach Free Clinic and Resource Center provides both acute care and basic primary care. In addition, we also provide preventative care that includes health screenings, well-woman exams, and health education. The clinic has also expanded its services to assist patients find additional resources and services that are available to them.

WINE TO WATER

Monetary Donations

We're hosting a Wine to Water Filter Build on September 10 in the Family Life Center. Participating in a W|W Filter Build® means helping families, schools, healthcare facilities, women, and children in the hardest-to-reach places have direct access to clean water in their households. Your monetary donations allow us to purchase more filters to assemble at the event. Each filter provides 12 people with clean water for 10+ years.