Published: Sep 08, 2010 9:28 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 08, 2010 6:28 PM EDT

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Music, activities and free food will highlight the 3rd annual "Lift Up Lehigh", slated for October 2 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm at Veteran's Park in Lehigh Acres. "Lift Up Lehigh" is a free community event that brings together no/low cost service providers and non-profit organizations to distribute assistance information to underserved residents of Lehigh Acres.

This year's event will include more than 25 booths. Approximately 500 people are expected to attend "Lift Up Lehigh." The Sheriff's Youth Activities League is among the dozen sponsors for this event.

Veteran's Park is located at 55 Homestead Road in Lehigh Acres.

If you have any questions regarding "Lift Up Lehigh" or are a service provider that would like to participate, contact Andrea Adams of the Lee County Sheriff's Office at 477-1485 or