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Monetary Donations

Last year The Salvation Army in Tampa  served more than 61,824  people through meals, shelter, and rental and utility assistance in Hillsborough County. We would like to thank you for your donations and helping families and individuals. You can continue to help those people in our community in need each day by giving, below, online, by phone or by mail. 

Matching Gifts

Interested in MAXIMIZING your IMPACT? Perhaps even doubling or tripling your gift to The Salvation Army? The Salvation Army is the charity that maximizes contributions. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Once you verify your company will match your donation, contact your Human Resources or Community Affairs Department to complete the matching gift process! Contact Major David Swyers or Major Beth Swyers for more information at (813) 226-0055.

Planned Giving

There are a number of other ways that friends provide critical support to The Salvation Army. Often the way that a gift is made can have dramatic impact on helping to meet the long and short-term objectives of a donor.

Your support is greatly appreciated and we are available to provide you with information and assistance in this important matter. If you need wording to include The Salvation Army in your estate plans, creating a life income for you and your loved ones, or in updating or creating your estate plans, please do not hesitate to contact Contact Major David Swyers or Major Beth Swyers for more information at (813) 226-0055.

Major David Swyers or Major Beth Swyers

1603 N. Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL 33602

Donate Items

 Donate hygiene items to individuals in need!

The Salvation Army has a need for donations of hygiene items for guests in our Red Sheild Lodge. You can make donations to, 1514 N Florida Ave, Tampa Fl.
 You can make financial donations to help people in need of food and meals here, call (813) 224-4119 or send check to 1603 N. Florida Ave., Tampa, Fl 33602.

    Emergency Financial Assistance:

    Contact Sheily Lopez (Tampa) 813.443.2778
    Calvin Montgomery (S. Hillsborough) 813.672.8139

    Red Shield Center

    The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Center is the only emergency shelter in Hillsborough County open 365 days a year. Adult men and women looking for shelter have an opportunity to receive lodging each day at our 127-bed Center.

    During a stay at a Salvation Army shelter, clients will participate in programs and workshops developed to promote self-sufficiency and personal development. The Salvation Army also works with clients to help them transition into a more permanent housing situation.

    On-site case workers develop, in cooperation with clients, an extensive goal-oriented program. Case workers continually motivate clients to meet these goals.

    Support and referral services are also available for men and women committed to regaining independence .

    For more information on how to qualify to receive shelter and other programs and services, contact Tampa, 813.549.0641 or S. Hillsborough, 813.450.1110.

    Recuperative Care Program

    The Recuperative Care Program provides short- term shelter and case management
    to homeless people who are recovering from an acute illness or injury, whose
    conditions would be exacerbated by living on the street.


    Housing for adult men and women
    Case management

    Location: 1603 N Florida Ave, Tampa 33602

    About The Salvation Army Church

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.  Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. The Community Worship Centers in Tampa and Riverview offer weekly church services and a variety of weekly programs that help youths develop self-esteem and life skills. For more information on services and programs at  the Tampa Community Worship Center, please contact  813-549-5285. For more information on services and programs at the  Riverview Worship Center, please contact 813-672-8139.

    Major David Swyers & Major Beth Swyers

    The Salvation Army Community Worship Center
    1100 W. Sligh Ave., Tampa, FL 33604


    Phone (813) 549-5285
    Fax (813) 931-9023

    Captains Miguel & Adieny Ramos

    The Salvation Army Southern Hillsborough Co. Hispanic Ministry
    7409 US Highway 301, Suite 200, Riverview, FL 33569


    Phone (813) 672-8139
    Fax (813) 672-3480

    S. Hillsborough Worship Center Services and Programs


    National Salvation Army Week, May 9-15, 2022 Honoring the Work and Ministry of The Salvation Army in Tampa/Hillsborough Tampa, Florida (May 2, 2022) – The Salvation Army in Tampa is excited to celebrate National Salvation Army Week, May 9-15. Since 1893, The Salvation Army has faithfully and consistently worked to help those in need from […]

    Tampa Area Command

    1603 N. Florida Avenue, 33602
    Mailing Address: P. O. Box 2839, Tampa, FL 33601


    Phone (813) 226-0055

    Tampa Salvation Army Church

    1100 W. Sligh Ave., Tampa, FL 33604


    Phone (813) 549-5285

    Riverview Community Worship Center

    7409 US Highway 301, Suite 200, Riverview, FL 33569


    Phone (813) 672-8139
    Fax (813) 672-3480

    The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center

    13815 N. Salvation Army Lane, Tampa, FL 33613-2205
    Mail Address: P.O. Box 82949, 33682-2949


    Phone (813) 972-0471

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