HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Wednesday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Book bags and new school uniforms in assorted colors for sale at reduced prices. SPECIALS: 50% off selected items every Friday and Saturday Grab bag of clothes every day for five dollars plus tax.
FREE Books, School Supllies and DVD’s when available. Educational support items such as backpacks for school materials Educational field trips (transportation available when necessary) ‘Meet & Greet’ and Interview Training Pre-Employment Dress Code and Clothes Provided Summer camps at the Boys and Girls Clubs Arts & Crafts
Canned Foods – We need your help! Free food is given away on Friday. Please bring in your non-perishables or mail in a tax deductible donation. Toiletries – We need your help! We need children and adult toiletry items. Please bring in items or mail in a tax deductible donation .
All staff are either volunteers or are subsidized by other agencies. All families must sign up, qualify and show indentification before receiving benefits and services. Programs are financed by donations from local businesses, concerned citizens and proceeds of the community store.
serving the homeless and underprivileged adults and children of greater Sarasota Florida Its mission is to provide critical humanitarian aid and community outreach programs to low and fixed income families. We also help build strong families, encouraging and empowering their desire for brighter future. The community store is open 6 days a week. 100% of all donations, proceeds and Community Store sales are used to provide our services. Our free services, provided to pre-screened families, include basic life needs such as food, clothing, educational supplies and enhancements. Counseling, career development, spiritual guidance, and referrals for housing, shelter and crisis networks are available. Our network includes referrals both to and from United Way 2-1-1 of Manasota, Goodwill and the Salvation Army. We also provide clothing and food on an emergency basis to needy families. More than 700 people are helped each month in our facility. One priority is a Food Distribution program each Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This service provides healthy food boxes to more than 60 families. We also give away food boxes and/or gift cards at Easter, Mother's Day and Father's Day. In addition, we work with the Mayor's Feed the Hungry Program by distributing food at Thanksgiving and Christmas. Each month we host a moderated "Meet and Greet" open forum on family, life, spiritual and career issues. Our official registration and financial information can be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling 1-800-435-7352 within the state.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Wednesday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday 9:00 am
support items such as backpacks for school materials Educational field trips
Free food is given away on Friday. Please bring in your non-perishables or mail in a tax deductible donation
Programs are financed by donations from local businesses, concerned citizens and proceeds of the community store
Ivin Lee Hopper
Dr Martin Padarathsingh
“Ms. Vicky” is the founder of Dollar Dynasty, a nonprofit community outreach organization that doubles as a thrift store and a food distribution site for All Faiths Food Bank. She works to empower the Newtown community every day, embodying the mantra she remembers the elder women of Newtown had: “Help others to help themselves.” Ms. Read more about Oral History from Mrs.Vicki[…]