Caring and Sharing performs the following services for the community:

• Provides a helping hand to those in need in South Santa Rosa County.

• Provides Thanksgiving food baskets, and if available, good used clothing and household items (through a partnership with Interfaith Ministries)

• Provides Christmas food baskets, toys for children, and gift certificates for teens.

• Identifies families in need through churches, schools, and other service organizations within our area. Holds interviews and screens clients to verify genuine need.

• Collects food through the Gulf Breeze and Navarre churches, schools, businesses, and civic organizations.

• Collects funds through events and donations by individuals, businesses, civic organizations, and churches in our community.

• Adopts projects periodically to meet a need that has been identified (i.e. funds provided to local primary and intermediate schools to meet basic needs in case of emergency).

• Makes available excess food and clothing after the Christmas distribution weekend to local churches and agencies in south Santa Rosa County that provide for those community members in need on a year round basis.