Celebrate the Season of Giving with Giving From the Heart

In our continued effort to meet the growing needs of the Tampa/Hillsborough County community, Sacred Heart is holding its latest Giving from the Heart drive-through donation drop-off on Saturday, Dec. 11, at the North Campus (3515 N Florida Ave.) from 10 a.m.-noon. The December event is a collaborative effort of three ministries who have identified three beneficiaries with specific needs ahead of the Christmas season.

  • Sacred Heart’s Young Professionals will be collecting non-perishable food items to benefit the St. Vincent de Paul Society and their efforts to prepare Christmas meals.
    • Items needed include:
      • Cereal
      • Canned Meat or Fish
      • Dry Pasta, Rice, Macaroni
      • Canned or Boxed Dinners
      • Canned Vegetables
  • Sacred Heart’s Council of Catholic Women will be collecting clothing and women’s products to benefit the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay:
    • Items needed include:
      • Tee shirts (Sizes: S, M; all colors)
      • Sports Bras (All colors)
      • Leggings (All sizes; black)
      • Blankets (Throws or lap)
      • Reusable totes/grocery bags
      • All NEW clothing items are welcome
  • Sacred Heart’s Open Doors Ministry will be collecting toys and gifts for teens and tweens to benefit Foster Angels of Hillsborough County and their mission to help foster children enjoy the Christmas season.
    • Items needed include:
      • Gift Cards to Department/Game/Electronics Stores
      • Makeup Kits
      • Men’s Grooming Kits
      • Board Games
      • Cell Phone Accessories

If you have questions about the upcoming “Giving from the Heart” initiative, or would like to volunteer, please contact:

We thank you in advance for your generosity and continued support of our neighbors.