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Lightspeed GIVES supports charitable organizations and connects businesses to serve local needs, helping build a brighter future for our community.

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Supported Community Events

Jul 10, 2021

Englewood Beach Cleanup

The team had a BLAST at Englewood Beach serving the community by hosting a Beach Cleanup!

Thank you to everyone who came out to help including, Keep Charlotte Beautiful Florida, The Beach Guy, and Ruth Hill from St. David's Jubilee Center of Englewood Florida.

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Dec 22, 2021

Donations for SPARCC

The Lightspeed Gives TEAM Initiative has spent the holiday season gathering donations for SPARCC Sarasota! Not pictured: 6 HUGE boxes with over 200 items donated by Lightspeed Voice employees!

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Grant Awards

Mar 2021

The Venice Symphony Youth Orchestra

Provide funding to produce a Youth Symphony Concert.

Mar 2021

The Twig Cares

Purchase an inventory of shoes for their Foster Program Store.

Mar 2021

Center for Abuse & Rape Emergencies

Equip the kitchen of their 24 bed shelter.

Mar 2021

Ocean Habitat / Country Club Estate

Mini Reefs to filter 30,000 gallons of water each day.

Mar 2021

Friends of Stump Pass

Bike Racks

Mar 2021

Back Pack Angels

A month's supply of items for needy children.

Mar 2021

Early Learning Coalition

400 copies of the youth book "The Dot"

Mar 2021

Englewood Area Youth Baseball

Pitching Machine

Jun 2021

Valerie’s House

Books to help begin the healing process.

Jun 2021

The Venice Youth Boating Association

Water filler station.

Jun 2021

The Twig CARES

A sensory wall for the Venice location.

Jun 2021

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Charlotte County

Laptop computers.

Jun 2021

Hope 4 Communities

School supplies.

Jun 2021

Family Promise of South Sarasota County

Purchase a supply of "Neighbor Helping Neighbors New Home Welcome Kits."

Jun 2021

CenterPlace Health

Provide patients with access to the SCAT systems to receive needed services.

Jun 2021

Awaken Church Pantry

Tents to facilitate the safe distribution of the meals.

Jun 2021

Autos-4-The-Needy

Lift rack that will increase the number of cars that can be reconditioned.

Jun 2021

St. David’s Jubilee Center

50 Cedar Creek Single Season Sleeping Bags.

Jun 2021

Charlotte County Homeless Coalition

iPads used to administer curriculum.

Sep 2021

Child Protection Center

Therapy Program supplies.

Sep 2021

The Wildlife Center of Venice

Food Storage Freezer.

Sep 2021

Peace River Community Housing Partners

Generous Supply of A/C Filters.

Sep 2021

Mayor’s Feed the Hungry Program

Mobile Food Drive Collection Venue.

Sep 2021

Imagination Library

Children Books.

Sep 2021

Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity

A years’ supply of construction nails.

Sep 2021

Boys & Girls Club of Sarasota and DeSoto Co

New Furniture for remodel of Venice location.

Sep 2021

North Port Little League

Game-Day & Practice Baseballs.

Sep 2021

Operation Warrior Resolution

Yoga Mats and related exercise equipment.

Dec 2021

The WareHouse of Venice

Funding to redesign and reprint the “Team WareHouse” t-Shirts

Dec 2021

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 254 Inc.

Two 8-foot branded tablecloths to be used at public events to help with community awareness and fundraising

Dec 2021

The Harvest House

Purchase 25-35 new twin-bedding sets in a variety of colors

Dec 2021

Rotonda Communities CERT, Inc

Medical supplies to set up First Aid stations and Triage areas in case of a natural disaster

Dec 2021

Angel Land Food Forest Inc.

Items needed to assemble an “earth sifter”

Dec 2021

Crossroads Hope Academy, Inc.

Folding tables and chairs for the cafeteria to accommodate more guests during special events

Mar 2022

USA Dance Cape Coral Chapter

Dancing Shoes

Mar 2022

Charlotte Harbor Young Life

Meal Serving Equipment

Mar 2022

Valerie's House

Equipment to help increase Community Awareness

Mar 2022

Center for Abuse & Rape Emergencies

Shelter Mattresses

Mar 2022

Noah's Ark Preschool

Bicycles and Playground Equipment

Mar 2022

The Long Walk Home

Equipment to help increase Community Awareness

Mar 2022

Boys & Girls Club

Basketball Equipment

Mar 2022

Englewood Helping Hand

Refrigerator

Mar 2022

Englewood Youth Soccer Association

Soccer Equipment

Jun 2022

Beyond the Spectrum

Provided an upgrade to the organization's communications system

Jun 2022

Toys for Tots for Charlotte County

Provided quality toys, appropriate for Special Needs Children

Jun 2022

Family Promise of South Sarasota Country

Provided a variety of common household items that will assist in transitioning to self-sufficiency

Jun 2022

Kids Needs - Greater Englewood

Provided technology that will be used to keep records of funds received, families served, and expenses paid

Jun 2022

Damsel in Defense / S.A.F.E. Hearts

Provided educational materials to help adults and children navigate difficult conversations regarding empowerment

Jun 2022

North Port High School Athletic Department

Provided new apparatus for their fitness room that will be used by 250+ students each year

Jun 2022

Child Protection Center (CPC)

Provided children's play furniture for their visitation rooms

Jun 2022

Meals on Wheels of Charlotte County

Provided Reusable Cooler Bags for 12 daily delivery routes

Jun 2022

Coalition for Homeless / Needy Children

Provided hygiene products that will impact 100 vulnerable youth

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