Community Action helps families in the Big Bend become self-sufficient. Programs include Head Start (for 3 and 4 year olds) and Getting Ahead in a Just Getting by World. Applications for all programs are accepted year round. For more information please visit our website: www.CACAAinc.org or call us at 850-222- 2043.
Teen Challenge International
Help put hope within reach of those in need by using Teen Challenge for all of your car detailing, contract labor and janitorial needs. All proceeds go to help men, women and juveniles suffering from life controlling issues. For more info contact 850.385.8336 or www.teenchallenge.cc/tallahassee-men
The ACT House is a start-up accelerator designed for students to live and create together by organizing three students – a designer, a business mind, and a programmer – in one house, for one year, to create and launch a company. For more information about our inaugural class at Florida A&M University please visit http://act.house
Hands and Hearts for Horses
Hands and Hearts for Horses helps individuals with special needs gain freedom on the back of a horse. Please visit our website at www.handsandheartsforhorses.com to learn about opportunities for charitable donations.
Good Samaritan Network - Chelsea House
Good Samaritan Network-Chelsea House has a vision to Rescue, Redeem, Rebuild, Restore, and Resend the hopeless, homeless, hurting, unused, and underused in the spirit of the good Samaritan as depicted in Luke 10. We do this by offering basic needs such as food, shelter, clothing, job-readiness and spiritual care. www.GSNcares.org 850.297.1113
The PHI Center
The PHI Center is a crisis intervention and life skills education ministry serving women, men, and children in Tallahassee. We provide pregnancy testing, ultrasound, pregnancy and parenting education, and material resources. We depend on volunteers to serve our clients and support the work. To get involved please visit www.phicenter.org/volunteer or call 850-222-7177
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Big Bend
The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Big Bend has provided 25 years of life-changing and life-saving after school and summer programs to thousands of at-risk children and teens in Leon and Gadsden counties. To celebrate, join our “$25 for 25”
Annual Fund Campaign and make a donation in denominations of $25 ($25, $250, $25,000) For more info visit www.bgcbb.org
Junior Achievement Big Bend
Junior Achievement Big Bend teaches: Entrepreneurship, Work Readiness, and Personal Finance. Share your experience and become a JA Volunteer! For more information about JA Big Bend’s K-12 financial literacy programs, please visit http://jabigbend.org or call 850.544.5510
We Care Network
Capital Medical Society Foundation, Inc.’s We Care Network is celebrating its 25th Anniversary in the community. Over $80 million in donated specialty medical and dental care has been coordinated by We Care Network. Thank you to the medical and dental providers, hospitals, and ancillary partners who have improved access to health care for twenty-five years.
Leon County Humane Society
Save a life: foster an orphaned puppy or kitten! Bottle baby season has begun, and every new foster parent is multiple lives saved. Get started at www.LCHS.info/foster_application/ or call 850.224.9193
Camp Kesem FSU is a non-profit organization, driven by passionate college student leaders, which provides year-round support and a free week of summer camp to children who have been touched by a parent’s cancer. To learn more or donate go to: www.campkesem.org/fsu
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Hundreds of young boys are currently waiting for a male mentor. Join the Big Brothers Big Sisters 100 MEN campaign this summer and help a child realize their potential and build a successful future! Apply at www.bigbendmentoring.org or call 850.386.6002
a.rise ministries, inc. partners with youth to affirm, encourage, and empower people in and through Jesus Christ’s plans for their lives. For more information visit www.arisedefined.com
The Epilepsy Association of the Big Bend helps clients by sponsoring medical treatment, neurological visits, diagnostic testing and annual assessments to provide custom plans of action. For a more comprehensive list of services, including information on how to donate/volunteer, visit www.eabb.org or call 850.222.1777
Summer Fill a Truck
You can make a difference by helping fill a truck with much needed funds and/or food. Join AMWAT Moving Warehousing Storage and the Tallahassee Police Department on June 7th, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm @ the Tallahassee Democrat for the 2017 Summer Fill a Truck Fund & Food Drive benefiting America’s Second Harvest of the Big Bend.
Foundation 4 Arts
Our mission is to provide children with the foundation of creativity, self-reliance, and emotional intelligence that will propel them to a successful life. Foundation 4 ARTS…Inspiring. Empowering. Futures. For any questions about Day & Seasonal Camps or ARTS After School Programs, please visit our web site TallyARTS.com or call us at 850.878.2787.
Habitat for Humanity
Join Big Bend Habitat for Humanity for Women Build 2017! Events kick off with the “SheNailed It!” Blitz Week. Register today at www.BigBendHabitat.org/WomenBuild or by calling 850.574.2288.
Redemptive Love Farm & Petting Zoo
Come to Redemptive Love Farm for a free visit! Get a hands-on experience with our friendly farm pets. Or we can come to you! Visit redemptivelovellc.blogspot.com or call 850.894.1800 to schedule a fun, educational event at your home, school or church! 10% of all proceeds go to funding local child adoptions!
Hang Tough Foundation
Hang Tough Foundation’s mission is to be a physical, mental, and financial reprieve designed to provide support, hope and encouragement to the child, their siblings, and their parents or guardians during their journey with childhood illness or special need. If you are the parent or guardian of a Hang Tough Hero, if you wish to volunteer with us, or if you wish to donate toward our cause, we invite you to visit HangToughFoundation.org for all the information you need to #HelpKidsHope.
American Red Cross
Without your help we cannot continue our life-saving, life-changing mission. Please join us in helping our neighbors by making a donation and/or volunteering with us. Go to www.redcross.org to find out how to do both or call our office at 850-878-6080. Be a part of bringing help when help can’t wait!
A Women's Pregnancy Center
A Women’s Pregnancy Center helps people make the best possible decision by providing free pregnancy testing, confidential peer counseling for men & women, non-diagnostic ultrasounds, and starting January 2017, a low cost STD clinic. For a complete list of services, including opportunities to volunteer, please visit awomenspregnancycenter.com
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tallahassee, Inc.Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tallahassee, Inc. create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children. Support RMHC by attending these local events: 18th Annual Stone Crab Fest October 21, 2016 · 2nd Annual Little Black Dress (2017) · 6th Annual Red Shoe Run (2017)
Living Stones International, Inc.
Through Living Stones International, Inc., you can help build the bridge between children and their
incarcerated parents. Find out how you can become a sponsor or mentor at welivingstones.org
F3 (Fitness, Fellowship & Faith)
F3 (Fitness, Fellowship & Faith) hosts free, daily, participant-led boot camp workouts for men,
all over town. Location map and schedule are at f3nation.com/schedules/tallahassee-fl