Orange Park, FL is a beautiful community, with so much life going on, it is hard not to fall in love with the city. However, there are always people out there who can use help. Whether they are hungry or looking for work, lending a helping hand is very much appreciated. You don’t need to be a wealthy individuals to give back. You just need to have the heart to do so. That is why First Florida Underwriters Inc have a few suggestions when it comes to helping those in the community.
Youth Sports Team Sponsor
Youth sporting leagues are expensive. Whether it is buying jerseys or some gear, not all teams are able to afford this. If you’re pocket book allows it, sponsoring a youth sports team is a great way to help kids in the community. Simply putting on a team jersey is enough to build confidence and help children excel.
Buy a Brick
Throughout the year, as new civic buildings and construction goes up, you have the opportunity to "adopt a brick." Essentially, you pay to have your name printed into the brick. The money then goes to help fund the park, community center or other building.
Holiday food drives are popular around Orange Park, FL but you can help with food drives throughout the year. Talk with your local community center, church or school. They can point you in the direction of a food drive in the most need of help. Even if you don’t have the funds to donate produce, you can still donate your time.
Keep it Local
It sounds easy, but promote buying local. This keeps money in the community, which in turn helps grow the community. So if you have to buy, try to buy local.