OUR LOCAL CHARITIES NEED YOUR SUPPORT!
Your Chamber energetically supports our local charities.
A Hero for Kids, Inc. (407) 279-9968
A Hero For Kids always is always in need of gently used children's books, adult books and hygiene items that we distribute to schools, at community events and Little Libraries in the Veterans Administration Hospital in Lake Nona. We also partner with like-minded community focused businesses and organizations to make a difference and a positive impact in our community.
Annual event Real Heroes Don't Wear Capes Awards Gala October 16
We can always use:
- New or Gently Used Children's Books
- Hand Sanitizer
- Composition Books
- Notebook Paper
- Pens, Pencils, Crayons
- Pencil Pouches
- Headphones/Ear Buds
- Three Ring Binders
American Legion Post 412, (407) 693-1233
Camaraderie Foundation Inc, (407) 841-0071
They they need volunteers, sponsors and donations for these events:
They are 100% community funded and their funding is down. Anyone who would like to donate financially or materially are welcomed. Please visit the website at centralfloridachildrenshome.com to view their fundraising events. CFCH is looking for sponsorship for golf tournament in September. Information is on their Facebook site. They are not accepting any volunteers as of today.
Central Florida Children's Home, (407) 277-7441
First Nature Ranch Foundation, (407) 957-1494
Our mission is to cultivate 21st Century Leadership: to help develop core self-leadership and collective leadership skills needed for this time.
We work with leaders and teams in organizations to enhance their capacities for engagement, collaboration, and generative outcomes.
We also offer programs for children, teens, and adults to evoke more of their innate leadership potential for more success in school, career, relationships, and community.
In the process, we nurture a reverence for all sentient life, along with awareness of its inherent wisdom.
"Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another."
Group volunteer days available.
Donations of 5" round tables, hi-tops, folding tables appreciated.
Friends of Fisher House Orlando (407) 900-5668
Not able to accept volunteers or groups for meals currently. Restaurant gift cards are helpful donations.
Goodwill Industries of Central Florida (407) 857-0659
Heroes United Golf Scramble League (407) 434-9080
IDignity, Inc. (321) 445-1900
Calling all volunteers looking to make a direct impact on the lives of others. If you are interested in learning more about how you can assist individuals in obtaining their legal identification, please visit www.idignity.org/volunteer. IDignity has both in-person and virtual volunteer opportunities.
Donations are always needed. For every $300 raised, IDignity can equip one individual with all of the documents someone would need to be able to access housing, employment, healthcare, and so much more. If you are interested in making a contribution, please visit www.idignity.org/donate.
Your voice and your advocacy are invaluable! Sharing IDignity with your friends, family and network helps our mission reach those in need of our services as well as more who want to support. Please visit www.idignity.org/advocate to see a bunch of ways you can share IDignity and inspire others to get involved.
However you choose to support, you will ultimately be helping countless individuals get back on their feet.
Lake Nona Youth Sports (407) 325-8000
See flyer. Registration is open, season start is August 1st, register www.lakenonayouthsports.org limited number of participants. Practices held at Heroes Community Park; home games played at Lake Nona High School. Boys & Girls ages 5-14, firstname.lastname@example.org
Nemours Children's Hospital (407) 567-4000
Nona Soccer Cares Foundation (407) 256-1070
The mission of Nona Soccer CARES is to accommodate ALL children by providing all-inclusive, innovative soccer programs, expanding the capacity to give-back into our community, and regularly enhancing the practice locations ensuring quality and safety at all times.
The commitment is fulfilled by allowing the simplicity of the game to openly recognize that every child can succeed, on and off the field, carrying with them strong values they learn thanks to generous donations to Nona Soccer CARES.
OneBlood (732) 779-5521
Osceola Council on Aging (407) 846-8541
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida, Inc. - Orlando, FL
Their kitchen is now open for volunteers to make meals for their guests and "Share a Meal"
Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini Catholic Church,(407) 766-1134
SupportingWater.Org (407) 404-4618
WOMANtrepreneur (407) 310-4118
Wycliffe Bible Translators (407) 852-3861