Be that unexpected, lifesaving hope for others

Help us prepare for the largest holiday season in our 48-year history due to COVID-19. Triple Gift Match in effect through October 31st.

Holiday Central

Need Help for the Holidays?

Registration will be online this year, starting Oct. 26th.

Metropolitan Ministries’ Holiday Tent is a Tampa Bay tradition that’s helping more families than ever due to COVID-19. Find out how you can volunteer, donate, and get help.

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Holiday Central

Do you have an emergency or need help?

Hope Is Here

We care for the homeless and those at risk of becoming homeless in our community through services that alleviate suffering, promote dignity and instill self-sufficiency …as an expression of the ongoing ministry of Jesus Christ.

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1,912,418 million meals

served to hungry neighbors annually

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138,886 nights

of safe shelter for children and their parents annually

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19,891 families

helped through outreach services annually

Your gift saves lives.

Give to provide meals, shelter and vital programming.
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How You Can Help



We need passionate volunteers to ensure that families can find help where they need it most
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Donate Goods

Make a personal donation of needed items, hosting a donation drive, or providing bulk donations
Give Hope

Become a Partner

Discover how your company can work with us to help the poor, hungry and homeless in Tampa Bay
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