2022

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!!

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“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!

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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.

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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!

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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!

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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!

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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

Our Lady’s Pantry thanks Tomiak Foundation again!

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Dr. Arthur and Susan Bailyn surprised a group of Pantry volunteers one Saturday morning recently when they arrived with an unsolicited donation of $2,500 given by the Tomiak Foundation. “This is ... Read More

The friendliest food pantry ever

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Most of the volunteers, who work at Our Lady’s Pantry, work behind the scenes.  They drive our trucks during the week, then unpack the food, storing it in the freezer, cooler, or on shelves.  Then... Read More

Men volunteers are desperately needed at Our Lady’s Pantry!

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Our Lady’s Pantry is busier than ever with 266 clients coming for food this week!  Serving all these clients with our limited number of senior volunteers is almost beyond what we can manage. Please... Read More