Hillsborough County Veterans Helping Veterans

Let’s put an end to Veteran Homelessness in Hillsborough County!

Mike O'Dell

recent programs

Our Veterans outreach program in Tampa recently got the attention of national media. Learn more about this page-turner.

2010 - Mike elected as President with the VVA.

2011 - What happend.

2015 - Hillsborough County Veterans Helping Veterans grows to feeding more than 5,000 veterans in a single year and raises more than $5 thousand from non-corporate donors.

2016 - Hillsborough County Veterans Helping Veterans is recognized as one of the top non-profits in the County. Hillsborough County Veterans Helping Veterans grows to more than 7,500 volunteers in its first 3 months of operations.

Serving in the military was supposed to be a short-term commitment, but helping my brothers in arms became a life-long journey. I'm so fortunate to be able to impact the lives of others, all while partnering with some of the most passionate and driven philanthropists and veterans in Hillsborough County.

Foundation History


More than 7,500 people volunteer for us each year and make the difference in the lives of thousands. Find out how to become our partner.

mission & vision

No need is too small and no voice is too quiet to be heard. We will devote the time and energy necessary to educate, advocate and feed.

Mike O'Dell

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