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By Paula DiGrigoli

May 13, 2020

Childcare Professionals are Essential to our Essential Staff 

Naples, Fla. — In conjunction with NCH Safe and Healthy Children’s Coalition, Sunshine Ace Hardware, Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida, and The Salvation Army gift baskets will be distributed to childcare centers. These baskets are to thank Collier County childcare centers for their work during COVID-19. Baskets will include items such as toilet paper, paper towels, bleach, and chocolate. The event will be a drive-through experience and baskets will be placed in the trunk of the cars.

When:Friday, May 15th from 12:15 pm to 2:30 pm

Where: The Salvation Army, 3180 Estey Ave, Naples, FL 34104

We appreciate childcare centers for staying open to provide quality, safe care to the children of Collier County during this time. Thank you to all childcare centers for your critical public service.


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