COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Faith Café

Serves our neighbors in need with lunch Monday through Saturday, located at 1340 N Clearview Ave, 33607. Volunteer sign-up is available at www.faithcafetampa.com. For more information contact Jackie Peterson at 813. 503.0131 or by email.

 

Home Makers of Hope

“Because no child should sleep on the floor.” Home Makers of Hope collects donated furniture and gently used household items to furnish homes of low income families. Volunteers are needed to do pick-ups, organize goods in the warehouse, deliver and put together furniture, decorate homes and more. To learn more visit www.homemakersofhope.com. To schedule a pick-up or to volunteer contact Connie by email.

 

Society of St. Vincent de Paul

With funds donated by CTK parishioners, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul assists the needy in our community with rent, utilities, medication, food and transportation. On the first weekend of the month, non-perishable items are collected for their food pantry before Mass, on the third weekend a monetary collection takes place following Mass. Click here to read about the many volunteer opportunities available with SVDP. To learn more about volunteer roles, contact Donna Shirah by email.

 

St. Michael’s Legal Center

St. Michael’s Legal Center for Women and Children provides free legal assistance for low-income families. The main objective is protect children and undergird family relationships, regardless of whether it is a man or a woman who needs our help. Legal professionals are always needed. For more information visit www.stmichaelslegalcenter.com.

 

Trinity Café

Provides lunch for those in need Monday through Friday, located at 2801 N Nebraska Avenue, 33602. Volunteer opportunities include serving, hosting tables, pouring drinks, cleaning tables and more. Visit www.TrinityCafe.org/volunteer to sign-up. For more information contact Cindy Davis at 813.865.4822 or by email.

FOREIGN OUTREACH

 

Nicaraguan Christian Relief Ministries

The mission of NCRM is to provide educational opportunities for the poor children in Nicaragua in order to give them a better life and future. With the current government persecution of the poor and the Catholic Church there, it is more important than ever to help improve the life and prospects of the poor in Nicaragua. Contact Amanda Valle-Peters at 813.294.9426 or by email to learn more.

 

Renew Haiti

Renew Haiti is a not-for-profit 501c3 organization and an outreach ministry of Christ the King. The purpose of this ministry is to build a bridge of God’s love to our sister parish in Sainte Suzanne, Haiti and the community that it serves. This is accomplished by awareness, solidarity through frequent visits between the parishes, spiritual growth, and support for the parish, health clinic, three schools and other areas of community development.

Donations can be made through online giving or click here to make your tax deductible donation on PayPal. For more information contact Terry Boehm by email.

 

Teens for Haiti

Founded in 2012, Teens for Haiti is teen-run 501c3 charity under Renew Haiti, Inc.  These teens have accomplished much since its inception, most recently providing a water purification system and a computer lab for the people of Sainte Suzanne. To learn more about this organization and their annual fundraiser, Dance for Haiti, visit www.teensforhaiti.com.