Seed Boutique & Community Shop: sorting donations, hanging clothes, restocking shelves and organizing items by size. This opportunity is available for volunteers ages 12-15 accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and volunteers ages 16+ without supervision. Volunteers will bend, stand and move items (no more than 5 pounds), though volunteers can be accommodated with a seated job in this location.

Warehouse: lift and move furniture, unload incoming donations, organize donations in the loft, assist with loading furniture for clients. Volunteers in this location must be 16 or older and able to lift 30 pounds. Additional training in proper lifting techniques will be provided.

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Client Story: Diamond

Diamond, 23, became homeless for three years at age 18. Then she became pregnant and lived on the streets with her boyfriend, taking refuge in an abandoned bus, an abandoned home and in her car. Because Diamond could not care for her baby while living in her car, the Department of Children and Famil…

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Client Story: Paul and Jerel

Paul and Jerel fell on hard times while living in Richmond, Va., so the cousins packed up what little they had and moved to Orlando in the spring of 2020 with hope of a better future. “I call this the senior golden state, and we moved here for the nice weather, and I used to vacation here,” Jere…

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Client Story: Stephanie

Two years ago, Stephanie received furniture and clothing assistance from The Mustard Seed after fleeing a dangerous relationship and finding herself homeless. Now, Stephanie finds herself needing help again after her apartment was among several homes in Jernigan Gardens damaged by a fire on Dec. 12…

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Holiday Hours

December 23, 2020

The Mustard Seed team wishes you and your loved ones a safe and happy holiday season! … read more

The Mustard Seed Virtual Trips Auction!

November 17, 2020

The Mustard Seed of Central Florida is excited to partner with the American Fundraising Foundation (AmFund) for a Virtual Trips Auction! The auction will be conducted from 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6. You will have the opportunity to bid on nine “trips of a lifetime” to help… read more