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Florida Guardian Ad Litem

Today, you can learn how to volunteer for Florida’s Guardian ad Litem Program and start helping children in your community. Volunteer Child Advocates speak on behalf of children who have experienced abuse, abandonment and neglect. Our goal is to help children find their way to a safe, loving and permanent home.

Program Mission. “I am for the Child.”

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Angels Against Abuse

The mission of the Angels is to build awareness and educate the community with regard to existing and/or potential neglect and abuse against children. To provide support, monetarily and through hands on volunteer hours to neglected and abused children who are removed from an abusive situation or are in danger of removal.

The Angels Against Abuse (“Angels”) was created by a small…

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Where Love Grows

Our mission statement: Where Love Grows maintains a ZERO TOLERANCE for childhood hunger. Proper nourishment should never be denied to children as nutrition strongly affects individual growth and development.

Where Love Grows Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in Tampa, Florida. Unfortunately, we have one of the nation's highest rates for childhood hunger. Our programs address the…

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Oasis

OASIS Network is a grassroots, volunteer-driven organization, serving underprivileged students in Hillsborough County. We provide clothing, shoes, hygiene items and other basic necessities to students in need of assistance.

This program is made possible through a unique partnership with some 140 social workers of Hillsborough County School District. When a social worker identifies a child…

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Onbikes

onbikes is a Tampa based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that was formed in 2011 when a group of friends organized a community bike ride during the winter holiday season to raise funds so at-risk kids could receive their very first bike. It was an incredible success, and it was then that onbikes was born. At onbikes we…

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Starting Right, Now

Starting Right, Now is a program meeting the needs of the growing population of homeless families and children in Hillsborough County. They intervene in a uniquely holistic way for their clients. They create an individualized program for each family or youth. Starting Right, Now exposes students to everything in the community taking them to…

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Ryan Wells Foundation, Inc.

To improve the culinary arts and hospitality education of Pinellas County students through scholarships for post-secondary education & support of culinary programs. The Ryan Wells Foundation was established in 2005 in honor of Ryan Wells with a vision of enabling students to live out Ryan’s dream of pursuing a career in the culinary arts and…

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Feeding Pasco’s Elderly

Pasco County has approximately five hundred thousand residents with 28% of them senior citizens.  One in six of these seniors are food insecure.  They are known as the “hidden hungry” because they are homebound and no one ever sees them.  Feeding Pasco’s Elderly delivers meals to 800 seniors throughout Pasco County.  It is their mission to…

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Suncoast Voices for Children

Suncoast Voices for Children is an organization the provides for the unmet physical, psychological, educational and social needs of abused, abandoned and neglected children in Pinellas and Pasco Counties.  Established in 2004 this agency has fulfilled every request within their mission.  Those requests come from Department of Children & Families case managers, Child Protective Investigators, Guardians…

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Metropolitan Ministries

Since 1972 Metropolitan Ministries has been servicing poor and homeless families in the Tampa Bay area.  They are a local, independent, faith-based nonprofit committed to providing hope.  They offer many different services from providing food to those who are in need to housing and caring for homeless families.  Homelessness is especially…

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