Hillsborough County – mark your calendars for Thursday, February 28th, 2019 for the annual Hillsborough County Homeless Point-in-Time Count. The Tampa/Hillsborough County Continuum of Care needs your help to canvass the streets, alleys, and local campsite areas to locate, count and survey persons experiencing homelessness. Join us to help Make Everyone Count!
YOU can HELP us, HELP OUR Homeless Neighbors by:
Registration for training and volunteer shifts for the 2019 PIT Count will be released in January – please check back here soon, and make sure to sign up for our newsletter to stay up-to-date!
Making a Monetary Contribution to help provide supplies needed to conduct the PIT Count. Monetary donations can be made online (link- http://thhi.org/take-action/donate) or mailed to: Tampa Hillsborough Homeless Initiative, PO Box 1110, Tampa, FL 33601-1101
Donating travel-size items listed below to be given to homeless persons who participate in completing the PIT Count Survey:
○ Socks (most needed are adult male, basic colors)
○ Rain Ponchos
○ Wet Wipes
○ Combs and Brushes
Hosting a Collection Drive
If you are interested in hosting a collection drive at your work, faith community, school or other service-oriented organization, please contact us at info@THHI.org.
All donated items are needed by Tuesday, February 12, 2019.