October 18th, 2021
We’ve applied to expand our Campbell Lodge shelter in Naples from 104 beds to 150 beds.
October 12th, 2021
Amber Bell competed virtually in the Boston Marathon to raise both money and awareness for St. Matthew’s House.
October 11th, 2021
Grocery and food prices continue to rise, and it’s not just affecting individuals and families but local food banks also.
October 8th, 2021
Quest for Success, a local nonprofit that helps high school students prepare for college, donated 20 Dell laptops and a charging station to St. Matthew’s House.
October 6th, 2021
“Every little bit helps.” That’s what one resident said in reference to the increase in food stamps. As food prices continue to rise, money can only go so far at the grocery store. This increase in benefits helps families afford the necessities and be able to put food on the table. And St. Matthew’s House […]
October 4th, 2021
It’s no secret that St. Matthew’s House is in the food-giving business, but now, St. Matthew’s House has partnered up with Blue Zones Project and MEANS Database to become a food recovery business making sure food in our warehouses doesn’t go to waste.
October 4th, 2021
You may not see them, but homeless camps exist across Collier County. When these camps are cleared out, those people need somewhere to live. One option is to find a bed at a homeless shelter, but unfortunately, the St. Matthew’s House shelters have had a waiting list since 2010. Ray Steadman, our Vice President of […]
September 28th, 2021
To help alleviate the increased need for food, Lorna McLain, Food Assistance Manager, decided to conduct a “Fill the Truck” food drive.
September 16th, 2021
After a summer of selling baked goods, smoothies and even some of their stuffed animals, four local kids donated $656 to St. Matthew’s House.
September 15th, 2021
Our Campbell Lodge shelter in Naples is full, and there are 18 mothers with children on the waitlist to get in. One reason our waitlist is so long is simply that it’s not easy to find affordable housing in Collier County. But a new push to potentially build hundreds of affordable apartments could help alleviate […]