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"It Takes a Village" - African Proverb


AVA Food Pantry

At Advantage Village Academy, we understand the importance of nourishment for our students and their families. That’s why we are thrilled to introduce our very own Food Pantry, a valuable resource for the community. Located at 1061 62nd Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33705, our Food Pantry is here to help those in need.
Service Details:

If you have any questions or would like more information about our Food Pantry, feel free to reach out to us:

Thank you for being a part of the Advantage Village Academy community. Together, we can create a brighter and better future for all.

Our Mission:
Our primary mission is to ensure that no one in our community goes to bed hungry. We believe that access to nutritious food is a basic human right, and we are committed to making a positive impact on the lives of our students and their families.
When We’re Open:
Our Food Pantry is open on the third Monday of each month, offering an opportunity for the community to come together and receive essential groceries.
What We Offer:
We provide a variety of food items, including:
  • Fresh fruits and vegetables
  • Canned goods
  • Dry goods
  • Dairy products
  • Non-perishable items
  • Hygiene products (when available)
Our Food Pantry is open to all members of the community. There are no income restrictions or qualifications needed to access our services. We believe in a no-questions-asked approach, ensuring that everyone who comes through our doors can leave with the groceries they need.
How You Can Help:
Our Food Pantry relies on the support of generous individuals and organizations. If you’d like to make a donation or volunteer your time to support our cause, please get in touch with us. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of those in need.

AVA Disabilities Ride-Share Program

Transportation Services for Elder and Disabled Individuals

At Advantage Village Academy, we are committed to providing comprehensive support to our elderly and disabled community members. We understand that transportation can be a significant challenge for those who may have mobility issues. That’s why we are proud to introduce our transportation service that offers convenient and affordable rides to doctor appointments, grocery stores, and pharmacies.

Service Details:
  • Address: 833 22nd St. So. St. Petersburg, FL 33712
  • Phone: 727-321-7919
Transportation Schedule:
Our dedicated transportation service is available from Monday to Thursday, ensuring that you have the assistance you need to reach your essential destinations. The service operates from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM, providing a flexible window to accommodate various appointment times.
Eligibility and Pricing:
To make our service accessible to as many individuals as possible, we offer two options:
  1. Free Ride:Qualifying individuals may be eligible for a complimentary ride, ensuring that financial constraints do not stand in the way of essential healthcare and daily needs
  2. Low-Cost Option:For those who may not meet the eligibility criteria for a free ride, we provide an affordable solution. You can access our transportation service for a minimal charge of just $30, making it a cost-effective choice for all.
How To Sign Up:

Signing up for our transportation service is simple and convenient. You can register through our website or contact us directly at 727-321-7919. Our team will guide you through the registration process, ensuring that you get the support you need as quickly as possible.

Why Choose Advantage Village Academy Transportation:
  • Low-Reliable Service:Our transportation service is punctual and reliable, ensuring you get to your appointments on time.
  • Compassionate Drivers:Our drivers are trained to assist elderly and disabled individuals, providing a caring and understanding approach.
  • Affordable Options:We believe that everyone should have access to essential services, which is why we offer both free and low-cost ride options.

Advantage Village Academy is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for elderly and disabled individuals in our community. Our transportation service is just one of the ways we strive to make a positive impact. Contact us today to schedule a ride or to learn more about our services.

Contact Advantage Village Academy

AVA exists to educate, empower and enhance the quality of life for individuals that will promote self-sufficiency, financial stability, and economic development. We provide supervision and guidance to many of the disadvantaged and deprived youth within the local vicinity.