Center of Hope of South County, Inc., Community

Center of Hope School Supply Drive 2019

Center of Hope School Supply Drive 2019

Mission Statement

To minister to all who enter our doors by bringing hope where there is hopelessness.

Their primary services are to provide food, clothing, counseling and referrals. (The list is much longer, but this is what is requested most by their clients)

VPC’s Monthly Mission Partner (MMP) Month


What does the mission do/who does it serve?

Center of Hope serves those who designate a need in South County, Florida such as veterans, working class poor, the homeless, single-parent households and all who are struggling financially, emotionally and physically.

What geographic area?

South County

How can one help/serve this mission? How and what can people donate? How can people volunteer?

Financial and Food donations. Donations accepted Thursday and Friday, 8am-12pm and there is a collection box in back of bldg. for after hours. Center for Hope relies solely on volunteers, there is no paid staff. We welcome volunteers, please fill out application onsite. We also welcome corporate sponsorship.

Annual, Bi-Annual or regular events, trips or fundraisers for this mission

  1. School supply giveaway before school (early August)

  2. Christmas Toy Giveaway

  3. Turkey Give-away

“At the Center Of Hope you will find a warm welcome, spirit filled atmosphere, with anointed preaching, lively music, and heartfelt worship which ministers to every age level.

We believe Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever; and is still moving in signs, wonders, and miracles. Come and experience the presence of Jesus!”

— Jim and Lynette McCleland

Mission Contact

Main Contact: Pastor Lynette McCleland

Phone: 941-412-9044     Email:


941-412-9044       Fax: 941-412-9045


2395 Shamrock Dr., Venice, Fl. 34293