Tampa Bay Times Top Workplaces 2012
Religious Community Services, Inc.
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Clearwater, FL
’10, ’11, ’12
RCS is a nonprofit with four distinct, yet interwoven programs working together to provide basic needs to people in Pinellas County. RCS Food Bank, the largest distributor of food to those in need in Pinellas County, serves over 5,500 people monthly at our warehouse and an average of 13,200 people each month at sub-sites around the county. RCS Grace House provides apartment style shelter to homeless families along with all of life's necessities, maximizing their chances to reach independence. In 2011 we served 617 family members, with 379 of them being children.
The Haven of RCS Domestic Violence Center empowers victims by offering emergency shelter, transitional living, legal advocacy, individual & group support, preventative education and more. We served over18,600 people last year. RCS Thrift Store offers dignified shopping at no charge to participants in RCS programs and others in the community, while providing revenue to RCS through sales to the public.
“I have the support of the administrators, community leaders, and staff to provide exceptional services to the community.”
“The work that I do translates directly into helping and assisting others that are in dire need.”
“Knowing that I was able to offer help and hope to others.”
“The agency strives to assist the community with all facets of basic needs. ”
“The need in the community is growing and RCS is keeping pace with the need.”
“Making a difference in our community and saving lives.”
“My manager, my fellow employees, the family atmosphere, the purpose of helping abused children and less fortunate, helping build a better community.”