Big shout out to Travis Salazar GM at YouFit in Pinellas Park for hosting a collections box and assisting with our Give a Sole, Have a Soul shoe drive! Thank you to Travis and all those who donated this far! Its not to late to donate a pair of shoes! #giveasolehaveasoul #rotary #safetyharborrotary #shoedrive #youfit ... See MoreSee Less
Last Friday Lou Gaulderi, President of Mease Hospitals, joined us to discuss the plans for Mease Countryside Hospital. Thank you Lou for bringing a state of the art hospital facility to our community.
Lou also won our 50/50 raffle over $650, which he graciously donated to the Morton Plant Mease Foundation. Thank you Lou Gaulderi and Alicia Coppley for joining us. #baycare #safetyharborrotary ... See MoreSee Less
A big Thank You to Travis Thompson GM at Youfit Oldsmar/Tampa for having a collection box and assisting with our shoe drive for school-aged kids. There's still some time to drop off shoes before we disperse them to the recipients in Pinellas County... Mattie Williams Neighborhood Family Center, Florida Sheriff's Youth Ranch and CASA St. Pete #rotary #youfit #shoedrive #haveasoulgiveasole ... See MoreSee Less
“HAVE A SOUL GIVE A SOLE” COLLECTING SCHOOL SHOES FOR 2018 SCHOOL YEAR
Safety Harbor, FL - May 1, 2017 - Rotary International, Safety Harbor Chapter is excited to announce the HAVE A SOUL, GIVE A SOLE school shoe collection for the upcoming 2018 school year. We all know how important it is to look good on that first day of school, and Safety Harbor Rotary wants to help kids get a good jump on their upcoming school year. The shoe collection starts May 1st at several location throughout Safety Harbor and neighboring cities. They are collecting shoes for children from Kindergarten to 12th grade. Shoes donated will benefit children from local Pinellas County organizations: Mattie Williams Neighborhood Family Center, Florida Youth Ranch, and CASA.
Craig Wright, President of Safety Harbor Rotary said “We’ve been mentoring several young men in the community and saw the need that a shoe drive like this would fill. We want to do our part to provide kids the opportunity to have that great first day of school feeling, and hope it helps to carry them through the year.” Several local businesses are supporting the drive by making available collection boxes in their place of business. The following businesses have committed to having the collection box available from May 1st to June 30th, Safety Harbor City Hall, Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce, Safety Harbor Resort and Spa, Safety Harbor Public Library, Paradise Restaurant, U-Fits, Valbona’s, and Brus’.
New shoe donations are for children from Kindergarten to 12th grade, for both boys and girl, sizes from kid 7 to adult 14’s. Also gift certificates are welcomed to local shoe stores as well. Gift certificates can be mailed to Rotary Club of Safety Harbor, P.O. Box 1244, Safety Harbor, FL 34695, or contact Craig Wright at email@example.com. ... See MoreSee Less
Thanks again for hosting Brianne, her family, and I this morning. Your service to the community and Countryside High School is greatly appreciated. I take pride in being associated with an organization that invests in our student's futures by financially supporting the next step in their academic journey. All the best to you and your future endeavors.
Chris Settle INTERACT Faculty Advisor Countryside High School ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you Bob for the great photos of Asia this morning.A great beautiful morning with Safety Harbor Rotary. Founding member of Safety Harbor Rotary, Bob McClure, shared his amazing trip to Asia. Thank you for bringing home parts of the world most of us will never see. ... See MoreSee Less