Magazine Donations

  • December 31, 2013 · 12:00 PM

Any interest in donating new and recycled magazines as reading materials to at-risk children and families in an effort to encourage and increase literacy, or for pure entertainment?

Metropolitan Ministries says they would gladly accept magazines for their resident families. Feel free to drop them off at the following address:

Metropolitan Ministries
Tampa, Florida

2101 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
[masked]

Monday - Saturday
8am and 4:30pm

I often learn about free magazine subscriptions. I get these subscriptions and donate the magazines. I will post those below as I learn about them so others can too. These are limited time offers, so act fast!

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  • ~KellyM~

    I donated a large box of magazines to Metropolitan Ministries. I think the residents will enjoy them!

    January 2, 2014

  • Debra

    I also have some magazines to donate. What is happening On the 31st at 12:00. Is everyone meeting at Metropolitan Ministries with their donations?

    December 26, 2013

    • ~KellyM~

      There is no event, I just had to put a date on it so it would show up on the calendar.

      December 27, 2013

  • Gisela

    I just brought a lot of magazines, but it looks like they are full of magazines until next year. I called in advance and only obtained answer machines. They accepted them, but they say they will ask before receive more because they do not have space at this moment
    Happy Holidays

    December 27, 2013

    • ~KellyM~

      Thanks Gisela. If anyone wants to call any other organizations and ask please feel free to, and post it here. Thanks!

      December 27, 2013

  • Reshma

    Do we just drop off our magazines anytime during their open hours? I suppose we just let them know it's from lend a hand so they know

    December 26, 2013

  • Tracey

    Both my mom and me have magazines we can donate.Do they accept books also?

    December 1, 2013

    • ~KellyM~

      Yes Tracey, I'm sure they would appreciate books as well. I look forward to seeing you this weekend!

      December 2, 2013

  • Cher

    I always feel so guilty when I put perfectly good, lightly used magazines into the recycling bin. So great to know this would be of value to the guests @ Metropolitan Ministries. Also, I love the idea of getting a subscription and having it sent to them. Will do this!

    September 23, 2013

  • Debbie

    I have a lot of magazines that I've been saving wondering what to do with them!

    September 22, 2013

  • ~KellyM~

    Ok team, I asked Metropolitan Ministries if they would like magazines for their residents and they said they would be happy to receive them! I have added their address to this event. Feel free to take them by anytime they're open! They have families living there, so any magazines that are educational or entertaining would be great! I know I have lots to take. Thanks for opening your heart to Lend a Hand! ~KellyM~

    September 22, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I have a TON of magazines that could be donated! How does this work?

    July 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Yes. I'm interested in this program.

    July 12, 2013

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