FOR RELEASE: June 15, 2016 .
CONTACT: Shawn LaFata
Associate Director of Communications
Phone: Office- 813.209.1264, Cell- 813.390.7671
WHEN: June 16 (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
WHERE: Metropolitan Ministries’ Outreach Center (2002 North Florida Blvd.)
DETAILS: Metropolitan Ministries will play host to Concord Hospitality and Feed the Children’s Annual Share Day in an effort to deliver nutritious food to 400 local families. Members of the USF football team will be on hand to assist the efforts of more than 50 volunteers from Feed the Children.
Feed the Children’s efforts this year are concentrating on fresh produce and other nutritious items that can be hard to find in poverty-stricken areas. Children who come to Metropolitan Ministries Thursday will also receive a free book.
About Metropolitan Ministries
Founded in 1972, Metropolitan Ministries is a nonprofit, nondenominational, faith-based organization that provides comprehensive care for poor and homeless families in the Tampa Bay region. Through services that alleviate suffering, promote dignity and instill self-sufficiency, the Ministries strives to be America’s most effective and innovative caregiver for those in need. Metropolitan Ministries’ main campus is located at 2002 N. Florida Ave., Tampa, FL 33602 and the Pasco campus is located at 3214 US HWY 19, Holiday, FL 34691. For more information visit www.metromin.org