June 23rd, 2022
Many families are feeling the strain of increased gas, food and rent costs as is evident by the increased attendance at our mobile food distributions.
May 6th, 2022
As the need for food assistance in Collier County continues to grow, the St. Matthew’s House food distribution team is moving into a larger food warehouse.
May 3rd, 2022
With increased inflation across the county, many people are struggling to pay rent causing our shelter waitlist to more than double since October.
April 22nd, 2022
St. Matthew’s House volunteers served over 400 meals to people on Easter Sunday.
March 19th, 2022
Pelican Bay residents have teamed up with homeowners’ associations (HOAs), clubs, and businesses throughout the community to produce what is expected to be the biggest food drive in the 34-year history of St. Matthew’s House. The value of food donations made to last year’s food drive by Pelican Bay residents was over $40,000.
February 25th, 2022
The St. Matthew’s House homeless shelter in Naples, Campbell Lodge, has seen a dramatic increase in residents over the age of 60.
January 16th, 2022
St. Matthew’s House continues to see a greater need for food assistance across Southwest Florida as food prices continue to rise.
November 23rd, 2021
In the final days before Thanksgiving, St. Matthew’s House continues distributing full Thanksgiving meals including turkeys and all the fixings to those in need across Southwest Florida.
November 19th, 2021
Over 1,300 turkey dinners were distributed to Southwest Florida families as part of the St. Matthew’s House Hope for the Holidays campaign.
November 12th, 2021
St. Matthew’s House is preparing for record numbers at our Thanksgiving food distributions as grocery costs continue to rise making the traditional Thanksgiving dinner a costly expense.