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By Carla Vianna on November 24th, 2014 | Last updated: November 24, 2014 at 4:23 pm
A volunteer workshop outside Jacksonville produces carts for disabled members of rural communities overseas. Designed for those with little to no use of their legs, the carts are propelled by hand-powered handles.
By Ashlyn Reese on October 1st, 2014 | Last updated: October 1, 2014 at 1:05 pm
According to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, some charities spend as much as 99 percent of funds raised to help fulfill their mission statement while others funnel the same portion into administration costs.
By Megan Reeves on February 6th, 2014 | Last updated: February 7, 2014 at 9:47 am
Fifth-grade student is giving back by collecting shoes for people in South America and Africa.
By Richard Johnson on January 15th, 2014 | Last updated: January 15, 2014 at 2:20 pm
Recent cold weather has posed challenges for homeless residents faced with the colder temperatures. In response, the Ocala Fire Rescue and the Salvation Army have organized a clothing drive that ends Thursday.
By Colleen Wright on October 29th, 2013 | Last updated: October 29, 2013 at 4:41 pm
In its third year at the Alachua County Youth Fair, the Massagee family not only hopes to educate others about agriculture, but also to attract those who might be interested in their program.
By Hanna Marcus on September 27th, 2013 | Last updated: September 27, 2013 at 10:46 am
The Last Stop Carnival debuts mid-October in Ocala and will donate all proceeds to charity.
By Michal Higdon on January 16th, 2013 | Last updated: January 16, 2013 at 4:48 pm
Thrift Week teaches the youth the value of a dollar.
By Emily Miller on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 5:16 pm
Individuals can donate “anything with a cord” to the recycling charity event. All of the funds raised will benefit the Arnette House Inc., a charitable nonprofit that helps at-risk youth and their families.
Gainesville’s first urban farm is putting a charitable spin on the farm-to-table concept by donating locally grown vegetables to a Gainesville homeless shelter and soup kitchen.