Downtown Tampa’s Easy Meeting Space and Neighborhood Cafe

Impacting Homelessness Together
1001 N. Florida Ave. Tampa, FL 33602

PH: 813.222.2233

Downtown Tampa’s Easy Meeting Space and Neighborhood Cafe

Impacting Homelessness Together
1001 N. Florida Ave. Tampa, FL 33602
PH: 813.222.2233

Event Space

Imagine a meeting and event space where every time you book an event, you impact the community in a positive way. Spaces for 4-400 people are available.

The Portico Cafe

We are a neighborhood cafe, and serve many roles in our community.
Our Wi-Fi is crazy fast and we have plugs everywhere. We have tables for 2-4 people, a meeting table for 8, comfy chairs and a sofa.

Homeless Initiatives

Our mission at The Portico is to place men experiencing homelessness in stable housing and start them on a ladder to permanent employment.

A Cafe

“with a mission,” where every purchase supports our homeless initiatives

Homeless Initiatives

that raise awareness and put tangible efforts into motion

Art

that gives voice to important societal issues

Silent Meditation

practices that create stillness in a busy world

Gatherings

Porch Night at The Portico

Everyone is welcome at Porch Night, Tuesdays at The Portico. Come meet new friends, participate in small group discussions, or engage in meditation and yoga. Childcare is free and available. Small Groups Start at 6:30 p.m., choose from: Word & Table -an open house...

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Candlelight Christmas at Water Works Park

Candlelight in the Park 5:30 p.m. Dec. 22, Water Works Park Come­‑as‑you‑are Christmas service with coffee, music and candlelighting. Family and pet-friendly. No nursery or childcare available. Hyde Park United Methodist at The Portico is a church where all people are...

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DocNight-True Justice: Free Film Screening & Discussion

6 p.m. Tuesday, January 21 Join The Portico, Abe Brown Ministries and the Hillsborough Organization for Progress and Equality for this FREE SCREENING and discussion of this timely documentary film addressing social and criminal justice in America. True Justice...

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Arts

The Portico gives voice to important societal issues such as homelessness. Come and see the signature Homeless Jesus sculpture, For The Love of THIS City mural and art installations in the cafe.

Faith

Sunday Worship Service Come as you are to experience a casual, intimate and welcoming worship service including elements such as music, Scripture, a message, silence, discussion and Communion. Weekly Meditation & Silence Experience connection with God and community through the practice of silence. The gathering occurs in a serene setting, surrounded with beautiful stained glass and candles.

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