SPC Seeks Donations to Support Hurricane Ian Survivors

SPC Seeks Donations to Support Hurricane Ian Survivors

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SPC Seeks Donations to Support Hurricane Ian Survivors

While St. Petersburg College and Pinellas County escaped the wrath of Hurricane Ian mostly unscathed, many people living in other areas of Central Florida were not as lucky and are struggling to rebuild. The college is coordinating an emergency relief drive to help those affected south of the Tampa Bay Area.

Partial view of a person holding a cardboard box at chest height. The box is labeled "donations".

Every Wednesday at 7:30 a.m., a truck will depart from the SPC EpiCenter and head to drop-off locations in impacted areas to help support those who lost everything due to the storm. Donations are welcome from SPC students, staff, faculty, and members of the community and will continue through the month of October. All donated supplies will be loaded on Tuesdays at 2:00 pm.

If you are interested in making a donation, please refer to the list of needed items below:

  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Paper towels
  • Baby diapers
  • Soap 
  • Dry socks
  • Bleach, cleaning supplies
  • Hand wipes
  • Hairbrushes
  • T-shirts various sizes
  • Flashlights/extra batteries
  • Sunscreen
  • Feminine products
  • Dog/cat food
  • Propane

Contributions to the emergency relief drive can be dropped off in the donation boxes at any of the following Titans Care Center locations:

For questions or additional information, please contact Misty Kemp at kemp.misty@spcollege.edu or 727-614-7056. Thank you for helping SPC spread its Community of Care mission to those who need it most!

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