Our Lady’s Pantry receives gift of $10,000 for food from the FMC Foundation of Caring!

in 2023

 “The first essential component of social justice is adequate food for all mankind,” says biologist Norman Borlaug, who won the Peace Prize in 1970 for his efforts in feeding a hungry world.  ... Read More

Our Lady’s Pantry thanks a major bequest — plus a huge community initiative — for new refrigerated truck!

in 2023

For several years now, Our Lady’s Pantry has had two trucks on the road picking up food from all over the county almost every day of the week.  These trucks are essential to the Pantry’s work, ... Read More

Our Lady’s Pantry thanks everyone for a remarkable year!

in 2023

“This has been an incredible year for Our Lady’s Pantry for so many reasons,” says director Tom Bullaro. “Thanks to generous neighborhoods, clubs, supermarkets, and individuals continually ... Read More

Join us for the dedication of the Pantry’s new truck!

in 2022

“Thanks to a generous bequest from Joseph Tony O’Reilly —  plus a huge community response from 71 individuals or groups — Our Lady’s Pantry now has a 2023 Isuzu 16 ft. diesel refrigerated ... Read More

Jim Mecsko receives Hero of Service Award from Seniors In Service!!

in 2022

“Volunteers to Our Lady’s Pantry come from all walks of life bringing countless skills with them,” says Tom Bullaro.  Bullaro, who is co-director of the Pantry with his wife Anita says, “we ... Read More

Fox News Tampa Bay visits Our Lady's Pantry!

in 2022

Our Lady’s Pantry serves tremendous need in Tampa Bay Earlier month, Fox13News visited Our Lady’s Pantry in Wimauma.  Their story featuring our pantry was aired on Tuesday, November 15.  The ... Read More

Our Lady’s Pantry — A hub of caring in Hillsborough County.

in 2022

Fighting hunger is a community-wide passion here in the South Shore area of Hillsborough County, says Tom Bullaro.  Bullaro, who is director of Our Lady’s Pantry with his wife Anita, says that the ... Read More

Christina’s Smile donates $15,000 to Our Lady’s Pantry for food!

in 2022

Martin Luther King once said that “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” The folks at Christina’s Smile, a non-profit dentistry, in Austin, ... Read More

Our Lady’s Pantry opens after Ian — thanks to our heroes!

in 2022

Hurricane Ian swept through Florida in late September, closing many pantries and supermarkets, creating a considerable burden for families who were already food insecure.  This was all the more ... Read More

Thanking Publix Charities once again for $3,000 gift!

in 2022

Our Lady's Pantry has thrived for more than 22 years, thanks to ongoing donations for food, as well as several philanthropic organizations helping to meet our needs beyond the food itself. “Publix ... Read More