ThanksGIVING Hurricane Relief Drive for SW Florida
November 25 @ 8:00 am - December 2 @ 5:00 pmFREE
This Thanksgiving season, if we have food, shelter, clothes, and access to clean water, we should feel blessed. Many of our neighbors in Southwest Florida are not as fortunate. Some lost everything in Hurricane Ian and are still struggling to put food on their table. Blue-Green Connections is partnering with Water Warrior Alliance to deliver needed supplies to these folks. Please join us in making their holiday season a little brighter!
Wild Iris Cafe – now through 2pm Friday 12/2 – drop-off
Wild Iris Cafe – 12/2 8am-2pm – Fill the RV and visit Blue-Green Connections table while sipping your cup of joe!
Dunedin Boat Club – 6pm – 7pm Thursday, 12/1 – drop-off
Items Needed – The items below are especially needed. Clothing should be new or very gently used (no stains, etc) and preferably sorted by gender and size. Christmas presents should be new and unwrapped. All other items should be clean and in good working condition.
- Kids toys
- Christmas donations
- Food (local restaurants are welcome to donate food. It will be heated it back up to its glory on site!)
- Cleaning supplies
- Storage totes and containers
- Landscaping tools
- Wheel barrels
- Gift cards
- Clothes- sorted, like new gently used
As you’re shopping for Thanksgiving dinner or Black Friday sales, please consider throwing a little something extra in for those less fortunate in mind.
Many thanks to Water Warrior Alliance for organizing the delivery. Delivery will be made on December 3rd to Fort Myers Beach- Beach Baptist Church at 10:30 am. A caravan will meet at Edgewater Park at 7:00 am and depart Dunedin at 7:10 am. If you have a truck and a load, please feel free to join us!