ST. MATTHEW'S HOUSE INC Overview
Direct beneficiaries per year: 8000 bags of groceries, 376,000 hot meals served, 215 individuals call us home each night
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Stock the pantry, prepare a hot meal for the homeless and hungry, stock clothing at the thrift stores, or help with administrative support.
Programs: 1) We are the only free feeding ministry in Naples.
2) Food Pantry:
3) Homeless shelter for men, women and families
4) Substance Abuse Live-In Recovery Program and a
Women's Recovery Program
5) Transitional Apartment Housing: 46 apartments.
We maintain 2 Social Enterprises that provides on the job training for residents and
contributes toward operating expenses:
- Two Thrift Stores in Naples, One in Bonita Springs & One in Immokalee
- SMH Catering
Our Administrative costs account for only 5% of our total expenditures and our Social Enterprises covered 92% of that expense.