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  • Publix Serves Day

    PUBLIX SERVES DAY: A UNITED WAY DAY OF CARING 150 VOUNTEERS AT SALUSCARE  AND SALVATION ARMY FORT MYERS, FL. (April 11, 2018) During Publix Serves Day, 150 associates from 20 local Publix stores converged on SalusCare’s Ortiz campus, and The Salvation Army’s Edison Avenue building for a United Way...
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  • United Way Surpasses $10 Million

    The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee has concluded the 2017-2018 Campaign, and exceeded the campaign goal of $10,000,336. This is the first United Way campaign goal to exceed $10 million and the 25th consecutive year that the goal has been met or exceeded. Campaign Chairs Beth...
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  • Taxes Filed Free!

    It’s time to schedule your 2017 Federal Tax filing appointment!  United Way can help you at any of our site locations throughout Lee, Hendry and Charlotte Counties.  Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) services will be available in the area beginning January 23.  United Way VITA is a FREE tax...
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The United Way wishes to thank the 140 volunteers that helped drive and pick up food for the 26th Annual Letter Carriers’ Food Drive. This one-day food drive helps meet critical needs this time of year when we’re heading into the summer months and children are out of school. A big shout out to local citizens for donating nearly 292,095 pounds of food this year. Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida, Inc. rounded up an army of volunteers to help offload food as it arrived and readied it for transport to the warehouse where it will be distributed at no cost to partner agencies that serve or distribute food, and stock pantries. Finally, thank you to the Associations of Letter Carriers, National Rural Letter Carriers, and the United States Postal Service for delivering more than the mail. In partnership we all helped “Stamp out Hunger.” ... See MoreSee Less

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We delivered over 100 chairs to five different partner agencies last week. The two featured in the photographs receiving the chairs are Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. and Saluscare, Inc.. We also delivered to Alliance for the Arts, The Salvation Army of Lee, Hendry, & Glades Counties and LARC, Inc.. Thank you to both the The Forest Country Club and Schumacher Clinical Partners for these donations. We are always in need of office furniture, including desks and chairs. We are also always in need of computers. As you can see, your donation will directly impact the community. If you would like to donate, please email ... See MoreSee Less

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United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Counties shared Glades County Emergency Management's post.
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