Another Christmas season has passed and the generosity of so many volunteers from businesses, clubs and churches was overwhelming for Florence County Disabilities Foundation’s annual “Making A Difference at Christmas” gift project. Over 750 gifts were purchased for needy individuals served by Florence County Disabilities & Special Needs Board, as well as canned goods, socks, gloves, and hats to make Christmas special for each of them.
Sponsors included ADP, Allstate of Lake City, Arbor One, BB&T, Best Buy, The Carolina Academy, Carolinas Hospital System, Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union-Lake City, Central United Methodist Church, The Citizens Bank of Lake City, Olanta, & Scranton, Cornerstone Baptist Church-Journey Group, Dynamic Development, Emmanuel Academy-Lake City, Employee Reward Solutions, Faith Christian Academy, First Citizens Bank of Lake City & Florence, Florence County Parks & Recreation, Fred Jones Company, Harris Teeter, Health Facilities Federal Credit Union, Johnsonville First Baptist Church, Junior Womans Club of Lake City, Knights of Columbus, Lake City Family Dentistry, Lake City First Baptist Church-Frances Brickle SS Class, Lake City United Methodist Church, Lake City Rotary Club, McLeod Adult & Children’s Rehab, NanYa Plastics Corp., NBSC-Florence Mall & Palmetto St., Olanta Elementary School, Olanta Lions Club, Pamplico Lions Club, Prime Rate Premium Finance Corp., Prospect Independent Methodist Church, SCB&T, Scranton United Methodist Church & St. John United Methodist Church, South Florence Tri-Hi-Y, Target, Turner, Padget, Graham & Laney, Wells Fargo-Lake City, Willow Creek United Methodist Church Women.
We are truly grateful for each individual who purchased a gift that made their holiday season special. Thank you for helping our Foundation “Make a Difference in People’s Lives” again this year!
Walter M. Sparrow,
Florence County Disabilities Foundation director