United Way Tornado Relief Supplies Head To Century

March 10, 2016

United Way of Escambia County began moving in-kind donated supplies to Century on Wednesday for distribution beginning today in Century.

United Ministries will use funding provided by United Way to assist family and will also distribute supplies to as many impacted by the February 15 Century tornado as possible on Thursday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Pilgrim Lodge Baptist Church at 7000 Jefferson Avenue.
Healthy Start will use minimal funding from United Way to help extend hours and distribute supplies at the Healthy Start Century office at 511 Church Street, Monday-Thursday of each week from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. while supplies last.

Items available in Century will include $6,600 worth of toiletries, paper and plastic goods, cleaning supplies, baby items, drinks and more; plus $1,375 in gift cards.

For more local tornado recovery information, click here for a previous story.

Pictured: The first load of United Way items for Century tornado victims leaving Pensacola Wednesday. Courtesy photo for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.


One Response to “United Way Tornado Relief Supplies Head To Century”

  1. Robert Pappas on March 10th, 2016 5:59 pm

    Well done. The more we reach out to help, the greater that love is shown, the greater will be the blessing to others and one’s self.

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