|Published:||Nov 09, 2011 2:57 PM EST|
|Updated:||Nov 09, 2011 4:32 PM EST|
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Floral Designs is giving away a fresh bouquet of flowers to those who bring in a fresh or frozen turkey November 8-10 to benefit the Harry Chapin Food Bank’s Thanksgiving Turkey Drive.
Turkeys can be dropped off from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Fort Myers Floral Designs www.fortmyersfloraldesigns.com, located at 11480 S. Cleveland Avenue in Fort Myers at the Beacon Manor traffic light. For more information, call 239-278-0770 or stop by its drive-up window for fast, convenient service.
The Harry Chapin Food Bank collects and distributes quality food through a network of 186 nonprofit agencies in Lee, Collier, Hendry, Charlotte and Glades counties, providing over 1 million pounds of food monthly to more than 30,000 people in need. For every dollar donated, about $6 in food value goes back into the community to feed the hungry. In the past fiscal year, the Harry Chapin Food Bank distributed 12.5 million pounds of food and other grocery products, a 31% increase over the previous year. For more information about the Harry Chapin Food Bank or to contribute financially, call 239-334-7007 or go to http://www.harrychapinfoodbank.org.