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The Tampa Bay Lightning, along with Bolts Better Halves, host charity collection drives to assist non-profits in need. Fans are asked to bring items to AMALIE Arena prior to the game and show support for different causes and experience shared joy through giving while making a tremendous impact for families in need.

Below please find a list of upcoming collection drives and check back at a later time for dates!

Metropolitan Ministries Food Drive: Non-perishable food items are provided to their Holiday Tent where the non-profit serves need poor and homeless families in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Polk counties.

Toys for Tots Toy Drive: United States Marine Corps Reserve collects new, unwrapped toys which are provide happiness and hope to children less fortunate during the holiday season.

Salvation Army Kettle Kick-Off Campaign: Help us ring in the Salvation Army's annual campaign where money raised impacts the lives of more than 250,000 men, women and children through social services programs in the Tampa Bay Area by providing meals, shelter, clothing and holiday assistance.

Support our Troops Military Drive: Prior to our Military Appreciation Night fans have the opportunity donate items that will be part of care packages send to deployed troops worldwide to enhance their morale and well-being.

Humane Society Pet Supply Drive and Adoption Clinic: Fans can donate pet supplies and meet pets available for adoption while supporting the Humane Society mission to ending homelessness and providing care and comfort for animals in need.

Feeding America Produce Drive: Aims to make fresh produce more widely available to food-insecure communities around Tampa Bay.

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