Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Help 'stuff the bus with food' to help Pasco people in need

'Stuff the Bus:' The Pasco County Department of Transportation is inviting the community to "stuff the bus with food" to help people in need in Pasco County. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, a bus will be parked at the Publix market at Southgate Shopping Center, 5127 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. Donations of nonperishable food are appreciated. To volunteer at the event, call (727) 815-0433.

Beanie Babie Drive: Gulfside Regional Hospice Thrift Shoppes are offering a discount to people who donate Beanie Babies during December. Donations are accepted at their Hudson, New Port Richey, Zephyrhills, Dade City and Lutz thrift shop locations. All of the stores are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and are closed on Sundays.

Volunteer orientations: Gulfside Regional Hospice is hosting volunteer orientations throughout the month of December. Participants will learn about the valuable role Gulfside Regional Hospice serves in our community and the various volunteer opportunities available to help care for patients and families during their most difficult times.

Volunteer opportunities are also available in their administrative offices and thrift shops.

For New Port Richey orientation information, call Kathie Poole at (727) 845-5707. For east and central Pasco orientation information, call Heather De Los Santos at (813) 780-1235.

Help 'stuff the bus with food' to help Pasco people in need 12/06/12 [Last modified: Thursday, December 6, 2012 8:07pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack

    Crime

    Associated Press

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Muslims in Portland, Ore., thanked the community for its support and said they were raising money for the families of two men who were killed when they came to the defense of two young women — one wearing a hijab — who were targeted by an anti-Muslim rant.

    Jeremy Christian is accused of killing 2 men who stepped in as he berated two women.
  2. Following Trump's trip, Merkel says Europe can't rely on U.S. anymore

    Politics

    LONDON — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday declared a new chapter in U.S.-European relations after contentious meetings with President Donald Trump last week, saying that Europe "really must take our fate into our own hands."

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel, shown speaking with President Trump last week, says Europe “must take our fate into our own hands.”
  3. Seven children, 1 to 10, seriously injured when driver loses control on I-4

    Accidents

    TAMPA — Seven young passengers 1 to 10 years old were seriously injured when the driver of a Chevrolet Suburban lost control, causing the vehicle to flip and hit a fence on Interstate 4 just east of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of May 29-June 4

    Events

    Memorial Day: Among the free events paying tribute to fallen soldiers today is the Bay Pines VA Memorial Day Ceremony in St. Petersburg, with speakers including Sen. Bill Nelson and Rep. Charlie Christ, musical performances, a rifle salute and taps. (727) 319-6479 . The Florida National Cemetery …

    Young blonde boy carrying an American Flag over a wooden Bridge.
  5. Sheriff's Office: Drug dispute preceded fatal Largo motel shooting

    Crime

    LARGO — A fight over drugs preceded the shooting death of a 47-year-old man Thursday night at a Largo motel, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said Sunday.

    Angel E. Martinez, 24, is accused in the shooting death of Ricky Garland, 47, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office. [Pinellas County Jail]