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Welcome to The Salvation Army of Hillsborough County!
Doing the Most Good is The Salvation Army's promise to the community and those we serve to embody the traits of compassion, passion, bravery, and trustworthiness, and to uplift those in need.
Our Mission: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
No Act of Kindness is Too Small to Make a Difference!
The Salvation Army has been blessed to serve the people of Hillsborough County since 1893 because of the generous support of our donors, volunteers, and community advocates. Through the recent economic challenges, your support has enabled us to continue to serve our neighbors in need 365 days a year.
Each day, more than 200 homeless men, women, and children call The Salvation Army of Tampa/Hillsborough County home. The Salvation Army operates a 125-bed Red Shield Lodge Emergency Shelter, 50-bed Hospitality House Transitional Housing Program for homeless women and children, and 43-bed Hope House Transitional Housing Program for homeless men.
Current needs include funding to: Provide short- and long-term housing for homeless men, women, and children Toiletries (shampoo, soap, baby wash, diapers, razors, shaving cream, etc.) Cleaning Products Canned & Nonperishable Foods Paper Products (toilet paper, paper towels, napkins) Commercial/Industrial Washers & Dryers Provide Emergency Financial Assistance to families in need Group Volunteer Project Opportunities: Painting an exterior wall mural at the Red Shield Lodge Filing Landscaping around the perimeter of our building Hosting a new toy drive to benefit children through our Angel Tree program Ringing a bell at a Red Kettle to raise funds for year-round program needs.
There are a variety of ways that you can make a difference: To donate via credit card, please click "Donate Now" button to the left. To donate via check, please mail to: The Salvation Army - P.O. Box 2839 - Tampa, FL 33601. To donate vehicles, furniture, or clothing, please call 813-972-0471. Contact The Salvation Army of Tampa/Hillsborough County at 813-226-0055. To reach our state headquarters, please call 813-962-6611. God bless you!