donations

Winn Dixie Raising Money for Hurricane Dorian Victims

You can help those affected by Hurricane Dorian by doing something as simple as going to the grocery store. Winn Dixie’s parent company Southeastern Grocers has announced that it’s raising money to help those in the Bahamas and those along the eastern seaboard of the United States. Every dollar raised at Winn Dixie locations will go directly to the American…

Covington County School Systems Receive School Supplies

-From the South Alabama Newsroom- School systems in Covington County received a large donation of school supplies Wednesday. It was thanks to a partnership between Christian-based World Vision International, Covington County faith and civic leaders, and school officials. The school supplies will provide enough items to help about 1,050 students.  Boxes were filled with pouches containing pencils, rulers, markers, crayons, and…

Troy Community Helping with Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts

Hurricane Florence is long gone, but North Carolina residents are left with a lot of damage and flooding, which is is why members of the Troy community are preparing to deliver donations to help in relief efforts. After Hurricane Florence ripped through the Carolinas, Pike County resident Nikki Stallings knew what she had to do. “Well I wanted to go…

Troy Non-Profit Gearing Up for Annual Day of Giving

A Troy community non-profit organization is preparing for a day of giving back to the community. The Christian Love Community Center will have its 6th Annual Day of Giving this Friday. Volunteers are expecting a big turnout. “We cater to the needs of the community,” Lawanda Bell with the Christian Love Community Center said that is the main mission of…

Charitable Donations Help Some Save on Taxes

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Its a busy time of year for some area charities as taxpayers who are looking to save money on their taxes rush to make donations. Tax professionals say giving to charity is a good way for tax payers to save on their taxes. Officials at the Selma Area Food Bank say donations are looking up….

Red Cross Teaming Up with State Farm to bring Veterans “Totes of Hope”

Red Cross is teaming up with State Farm to provide “Totes of Hope” bags to veterans across the country. There’s not one way to say thank you. Sometimes a “thank you” can come from a hand-written note or a hug. Sometimes the best way to tell someone thank you is just showing them how much you care. The Red Cross…

Yokohama helping Elba flood victims, Japan quake survivors

PRATTVILLE, Ala. (rtjresorts.com) –Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC), in coordination with the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail (RTJ) and the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) are collecting funds to help families in flood-ravaged Elba, Alabama as well as earthquake victims in Kumamoto, Japan. Yokohama is donating $5,000 to the flood recovery in Elba and has already sent emergency funds to Kumamoto….