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  • Partnering with Collins Vision to Be the Difference While Helping SW Florida to See the Difference

    We are delighted to partner with Collins Vision of Fort Myers and Naples to help those who need it most in recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic that affected so many.  Through September, Collins Vision is donating a percentage of every LASIK and Refractive Cataract Surgery procedure to United Way...
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  • United Way Makes Goal

    The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee has concluded the 2019-2020 Campaign, and exceeded the campaign goal of $10,783,563.  This is the 27th consecutive year that the goal has been met or exceeded. Campaign Chair Roger Desjarlais made the announcement that local residents and companies contributed a...
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    New officers and four new board members were elected at the recent United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Annual Meeting. Officers and Executive Committee Members for 2020-2021 are the following: Board Chair: Robert Shearman, Henderson, Franklin, Starnes, & Holt, PA Vice Chair:  Roger Desjarlais, Lee Board of...
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United Way Community Impact Bell Tower Tuesday!

We are so thankful to BELL TOWER SHOPS for allowing us to use an additional space to store and distribute pallets of PPE! Through volunteer efforts, we are distributing the PPE to residents throughout our community. Having this space to organize and hold these important items have made our jobs much easier!
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SPOTLIGHT ON series continues with Alliance for the Arts
This United Way Partner Agency has been working within the community to let the world know that art is therapy and just how useful and effective it is in our lives.
Check out what they've got going on here:
Background image provided by Maria Collier Art An Artist Lives Here by Maria Collier

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Happy Tuesday!
Today's food pantries include, but are not limited to:
Lehigh Acres at Veterans Park - 55 Homestead Road South; 3p - 5p

Please note, this list is not all inclusive - for more resources, please dial 211.

Have a terrific Tuesday!
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SPOTLIGHT ON continues with Lee County Coalition for a Drug-Free Southwest Florida.
This agency is working to provide drug use and abuse prevention resources for people in the community. See more at

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