How It Works

1. Snap a pic of yourself taking part in A Random Act of Merry need an idea? We have lots.

2. Post it to Instagram with #randomactsofmerry & tag the Featured Charity you want to support.

3. Wait for the

Our Charities


onbikes is a non-profit organization that delivers new bicycles to at-risk and foster children in the Tampa Bay community. They primarily raise their funds through an annual city-wide bike ride, called the Winter Wonder Ride.

The Salvation Army of Tampa Bay

The Salvation Army of Tampa exists to save souls, grow saints, and serve the suffering humanity. In 2014, approximately 74,000 nights of shelter were provided and more than 111,000 meals served to men, women and children in Hillsborough County.

Humane Society of
Tampa Bay

The Humane Society of Tampa Bay is dedicated to ending animal homelessness and providing care and comfort for companion animals in need. They are a “No Kill for Space” shelter, meaning they will not euthanize an animal to make space for another animal.

Random Acts

Big or small, light-hearted or sincere, a Random Act of Merry can go a long way. Here are some ideas of how you can get involved and give back this holiday season.

  • Take a selfie with your adopted pet
  • Donate cans of wet cat food to HSTB
  • Be a part of the Bike Build on 12/5 at Amalie Arena
  • Donate toiletries to your local Salvation Army Drop Off Location
  • Apply to be a Puppy Foster Parent
  • Help a Heartworm-Positive Dog & donate a month's medication
  • Sign up for the 2015 Winter Wonder Ride on 12/12
  • Adopt a black dog or cat - they are the first to get overlooked!
  • Hang out in the HSTB Cat Lanai and give its residents some playtime
  • Participating in the Winter Wonder Ride this year? (Safely) snap a selfie on your bike!
  • Check out the Subaru Share the Love Event on 12/12 and donate pet food!
  • Pay for a stranger's lunch order behind you in line
  • Donate brand new clothing for teens to your local Salvation Army Drop Off Location
  • Donate blankets to HSTB
  • Help an elderly neighbor hang their Christmas lights


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