IGY Community Outreach Project – Inspire Giving through You
Date(s) - Jun 11, 2016
Join The Triton and IGY on June 11 in Ft. Lauderdale to help the Military Hero’s Support Foundation on June 11, 2016.
Click for more information concerning The Military Hero’s Support Foundation or to donate to the organization directly.
In working with The Military Hero’s Support Foundation (MHSF), IGY staff and volunteers will assist with renovations, interior upgrades and landscaping services to local military family homes. In additional we will raise charitable donations to send overseas to our service men, women, and K-9s.
The Mission of the (MHSF) is to provide our military veterans direction and support in achieving an effective transition during their return home. MHSF’s goal is to act as an advocate and liaison between service members, their families and available resources within the military and the local communities.” Never let a Hero Stand Alone”- MHSF
Toiletries (small containers)- Oral hygiene supplies, contact care, eye drops, deodorant, body wash, razors, lotion, chapstick, baby wipes, hand sanitizer, feminine products, foot powder and socks.
Snack Foods- (individually wrapped) Beef jerky, Slim Jims, protein bars, granola, fruit Bars, trail mix, sunflower seeds, dried fruit, nuts ( cashews, almonds, peanuts), cookies (Oreos, Chips Ahoy), crackers (Cheez-its, Goldfish), pre-package cans of tuna/chicken, crystal light, individual drink packets, instant coffee & creamer in small packets.
K-9 items- freeze dried/canned food, treats, bones, chew toys, etc.
Miscellaneous- Batteries, phone cards, socks, shoelaces, playing cards, hand held video games, board games, movies, Google Play & iTunes gift cards
Foundation Request- Shipping boxes, packing tape, and office supplies
Local Pantry Items- Non-perishables, boxed almond milk, canned food, and freeze dried items
Fort Lauderdale, FL donation drop-off locations:
MPT at 1915 S Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Ward’s Marine 617 SW 3rd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Our number one goal is to work together inspiring others through the act of giving back our time, support efforts, accessible resources, goods and services.
Please contact: InspireGiving@IGYMarinas.com for further information regarding donations and where to send them
One Day, One Goal, One Big Party
The IGY Community Outreach Project, “Inspire Giving through You” is giving back to our local communities that surround the marinas we operate. Our goal is to get people off the boats and into the communities where we operate to support local charities and nonprofit organizations, then return to the marinas and have a party to celebrate a day of giving back!
IGY Marinas, IGY Anchor Club Sponsors, boat owners, captains and crews will be the driving force behind participation by rolling up their sleeves and pitching in to help contribute at each of the chosen destinations. Let’s make the commitment to inspire others to give back through worldwide efforts.
June 11th, 2016
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