Community Partners

People Making a Difference

EST 1992

7-11 - Oldsmar
Each week 7-11 of Oldsmar donates excess food from their store to Oldsmar Cares which we provide to customers of the food pantry as a supplemental food source to the non-perishables in stock.


Bayside Church 
Less than three miles from Oldsmar Cares, Bayside Church is committed to serving their neighbors. Because of their partnership, Oldsmar Cares has increased food storage capacity to provide a larger selection of fresh meat and produce to families in need. 


Boy Scout Troop 64/Cub Scout Pack 64
Each year in November the Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts in Oldsmar have an annual food drive with the donations picked up and delivered right to Oldsmar Cares.


City of Oldsmar
The City of Oldsmar has providing booth space to Oldsmar Cares to distribute information and accept food and monetary donations. The City of Oldsmar donated 24 recycling bins to Oldsmar Cares for use in food donations, and has provided donation sites in city buildings including; City Hall, Oldsmar Public Library, Cypress Recreation Center, Oldsmar Senior Center and Oldsmar Fire Station.


Community United Methodist Church of Oldsmar
Community CUMC provides donations of food and clothing.


Dancing Goat
Providing clients fresh eggs and dairy product denotations weekly.


Dynamet, Inc. 
Donating monthly steel-toed work boots to assist local residence in need of safety footwear.


Earth Fare - Oldsmar

Earth Fare provides organic and whole foods to Oldsmar Cares on a weekly basis.  At the heart and soul of what makes Earth Fare different is a set of rules that help them select the food they bring to your table.


Feeding America Tampa Bay
Oldsmar Cares is now a member of the Feeding America network. This is a national organization, with regional food banks which support local food pantries. The Oldsmar Cares food pantry is served by the Pinellas/Clearwater food bank. Oldsmar Cares is allowed to purchase food from this organization at significant discounts.


Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County We receive training, advice and support from this agency of Pinellas County Government.


Metropolitan Ministry 
Partnering with Oldsmar Cares to providing Thanksgiving and Holiday meals to Oldsmar residence.


Mattie Williams Neighborhood Family Center of Safety Harbor Oldsmar Cares and MWNFC refer clients to each other based on need. MWNFC is located at 1001 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street, Safety Harbor.


Nielsen
The Nielsen Company donates printed materials and mailings for Oldsmar Cares at no cost. They also host annual corporate events, where Oldsmar Cares is allowed to showcase its mission and raise funds for local projects. ​


Oldsmar Elementary School, Forest Lakes Elementary School, Oldsmar Christian School, Westlake Christian School
Each of these schools host annual food drive during the year for Oldsmar Cares.

The oldest social club in Oldsmar, Oldsmar Woman's Club (est. 1919), collaborated with Oldsmar Cares to add a professional clothing closet in addition to makes several donations to Oldsmar Cares annual.

Point and Pay 
Committed to community service, Point & Pay of Oldsmar provides free merchant services and credit card processing, saving Oldsmar Cares thousands of dollars in service fees.


Publix Boot Ranch  
Publix Boot Ranch location at the corner of East Lake Road and Tampa Road has been an ongoing supporter of Oldsmar Cares. Whenever there is a need, we can count on store manager to lend a hand. From helping with items for our Thanksgiving Bounty, Holiday Ham and Easter Feast to providing food to stock the shelves in the pantry.

Rotary of Oldsmar
​The Rotary collects food from participants of their annual Armadillo Run in March and donates it to Oldsmar Cares. The Oldsmar Rotary makes monthly deliveries to our food pantry from food and monetary collections at their weekly lunches.


Tampa Bay Harvest
Oldsmar Cares is a member of the Tampa Bay Harvest (TBH) food bank network, receiving food distributions from TBH several times each year on an as-needed basis. 

Thorntons
Each week Thorntons donates food from their Oldsmar store to Oldsmar Cares. This food is a great addition to the non-perishable food items. 


Starbucks Oldsmar
Providing donations three times a week of a variety of pastries, sausage, cheese and fruit prepackaged items.


Nielsen
The Nielsen Company donates printed materials and mailings for Oldsmar Cares at no cost. They also host annual corporate events, where Oldsmar Cares is allowed to showcase its mission and raise funds for local projects. ​


​Upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce
The Upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce allows Oldsmar Cares to participate in chamber events at no charge. They also provide event and ongoing publicity via their chamber enewsletter. This support helps us to distribute information, hold fundraisers and accept food and monetary donations.