November 20th, 2020
The line for St. Matthew’s Houses’ annual Thanksgiving “Turkey Drop,” food giveaway Thursday morning was so long that organizers opened an hour early. Cars started lining up at 6:30 a.m. for the 10 a.m. event at First Baptist Church of Naples. You can view the full story on WINK News here: Along with presenting sponsor […]
October 30th, 2020
St. Matthew’s House Mobile Food Pantry has seen yet another dramatic increase in the needs of our community. In just two hours, the incredible team of volunteers, congregation of First Baptist Church and staff, served 973 families at First Baptist Church in Naples on Thursday, October 29th! The need has continued to grow since the […]
October 28th, 2020
Six-year-old Charlie Riddell and his Mom visited St. Matthew’s House Campbell’s Lodge homeless shelter this week with a very special gift. Little Charlie, who gave $5.00 of his very own earnings, became the youngest donor in St. Matthew’s House history. His parents pitched in a bit to raise Charlie’s donation to $50.00, which Charlie wanted […]
October 21st, 2020
St. Matthew’s House donors and friends gathered on Wednesday, October 21 to commemorate the official opening of LuLu’s KITCHEN.
September 30th, 2020
Join us online for our 31st Justin’s Place Recovery Program Graduation Ceremony!
September 8th, 2020
Here at St. Matthew’s House, we know the importance of our volunteers, but we’re so happy the greater community of Southwest Florida is going to learn too! Thanks to Fox 4 News for running this story on two of our volunteers working at our distribution warehouse. Check out the full story here on Fox 4 […]
August 21st, 2020
In our shelters, we strive to serve the best food. It’s a matter of health and of dignity. With our Mobile Food Pantry distributions we are grateful we have the same opportunity to provide not just any food, but fresh, healthy food. And this ability to give fresh fruit and vegetables along with shelf-stable pantry […]
August 17th, 2020
While we know that age brings wisdom and reflection, but often we need the reminder that youth brings with its willingness to act when there is a need. Over the weekend two young women, Izzy and Madison, both Gulf Coast High School students, jumped into action after hearing about St. Matthew’s House needs for food […]
August 13th, 2020
With thousands of registered volunteers who serve and donate over $1 million dollars in volunteer hours each year, we already know St. Matthew’s House success is due in part to our amazing force of volunteers. But now the community knows it, too. Thank you to NBC-2 for highlighting some of our volunteers who have worked […]
August 12th, 2020
Former Justin’s Place graduate Nick Matson shares his story with WINK news.