Category: Community

Southwest Florida Children’s Charities Recognized As The Top Donor To Lee Health And Golisano Children’s Hospital

Southwest Florida Children’s Charities Recognized As The Top Donor To Lee Health And Golisano Children’s Hospital

By: Holly Boldrin Southwest Florida Children’s Charities (SWFLCC) presented checks totaling $1.7 million to Lee Health Foundation Aug. 18, making it the top donor at more than $23 million to Golisano Children’s Hospital and Lee Health in the organization’s more than 100-year history. “We are so grateful for the support of Southwest Florida Children’s Charities,” […]

Property Fraud Alert

Property Fraud Alert

By: Sheriff Carmine Marceno Property fraud has become an increasingly common criminal matter across the entire nation. As most property owners are unaware of this growing concern, I am recommending that Lee County property owners consider registering for the free “Property Fraud Alert” offered by the Lee County Clerk of the Court. Property fraud occurs […]

East Lee County Chamber of Commerce’s Yard of the Month!

East Lee County Chamber of Commerce’s Yard of the Month!

By: Ruth Anglickis East Lee County Chamber of Commerce presented The Yard of the Month to Jarlath and Ann O’Brien of 32 Calvin Avenue, Lehigh Acres, Fl. Their beautiful home is decorated with a fountain, statues and lovely landscaping. Their yard is an example of Love Lehigh, keeping our neighborhoods looking picturesque.  The Garden Club […]

Salvation Army Gears Up For The Holidays!

Salvation Army Gears Up For The Holidays!

By: Brenda Lane Greetings from your local Salvation Army Service Center! I hope you all are keeping cool and staying out of the horrible heat! Fall will be here soon!! (I can dream can’t I). We are gearing up for the holiday season. We will begin accepting applications for Bell Ringers in our office on […]

Sizzle Dining Event To Benefit Blessings In A Backpack 3 Weeks Of Local Dining Specials Will Help Feed Children In Need

Sizzle Dining Event To Benefit Blessings In A Backpack 3 Weeks Of Local Dining Specials Will Help Feed Children In Need

By: Josh Milton Sizzle Dining is back! From September 8 – 28, enjoy dining specials at local restaurants while supporting Blessings in a Backpack SWFL, a program that feeds children in need on the weekends while they cannot access meals at school. The event includes specials at 48 participating restaurants across Lee and Collier Counties […]

Southwest Florida Business Alliance Holds Successful Summer Luncheon

Southwest Florida Business Alliance Holds Successful Summer Luncheon

By: Ava St. Laurent We are a professional alliance of vetted, trusted, performance-oriented business people which seeks to highlight and promote what’s best about doing business in Southwest Florida. We focus on top talent with an outlook towards solutions for quality growth and continuous improvement. Our philanthropic arm leans towards assistance and support for fixes […]

East Lee County Chamber Donations Made Art Themed Summer Camps Possible For Middle School Students

East Lee County Chamber Donations Made Art Themed Summer Camps Possible For Middle School Students

By Dr. Joe Restino, Vice – Principal – Harns Marsh  Middle School Through a generous set of donations from the East Lee County Chamber of Commerce, Harns Marsh Middle was able to give Arts themed lessons to students over the summer.  Student participated in either culinary arts, band, orchestra and other arts themed camps over […]

Heading Into The Middle Of Storm Season – Primary Election August 23, 2022

Heading Into The Middle Of Storm Season – Primary Election August 23, 2022

By Mike Welch As we move into “high” storm season our community members are preparing for “Just in Case.”  Calls to the East Lee Chamber as well as visits to our offices are peppered with questions and concerns from new residents on information to prepare.  Stop by the office for storm prep materials or visit […]

LAFCRD Announces Design For 2022 Breast Cancer Awareness Shirt; Website For Ordering Is Open

LAFCRD Announces Design For 2022 Breast Cancer Awareness Shirt; Website For Ordering Is Open

By Katie Heck  In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District is raising funds for Pink Heals by selling limited-edition shirts. This annual fundraiser, organized by Field Training Officer Sarah Gribbin, has raised almost $30,000 for the Pink Heals organization since 2017. This year’s shirt design features the […]

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