|Bradenton, Florida (January 30, 2014) – Blalock Walters’ principal William Cloud Robinson, Jr, Esq. has been elected to Chairman of the Board of Directors for Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee, where he has been a Board member since 2008 and has served as Vice Chair of the Board as well as Committee Chairs for the Legal and Program Evaluation Committees.
Maribeth Phillips, CEO of Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, stated “I have had the pleasure of working with Will over the last few years, and I have great admiration and respect for him, both as a Professional and Community Leader. It is our good fortune to have Will as our Board Chair, and I look forward to our continued work together.”
Robinson is a member of Blalock Walters’ Land Use, Local Government Law and Real Estate Law service areas. As a Florida Board Certified real estate law attorney, Robinson focuses primarily in the areas of real estate and land use zoning and development law. He represents commercial and residential real estate developers, corporations, businesses and individuals.
“Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee is an organization near and dear to my heart. I am extremely honored to be elected as the Board Chair of Meals of Wheels Plus of Manatee and look forward to working with the Board of Directors, our CEO and our amazing staff to continue the great work that this fine organization provides to our community.” –Will Robinson, Blalock Walters, P.A.
About Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee – Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee is a 4-Star Charity, as rated by Charity Navigator, America’s premier independent charity evaluator and is the winner of the 2013 Overall Non-Profit of the Year by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. Since 1972, Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee has been providing nutritional assistance and caring, supportive services to individuals in their homes or in centers throughout Manatee County, helping them to continue to live independently. Over 60 percent of the Meals on Wheels PLUS funds must be raised through local donations, grants, and fundraising projects. For information on how to donate or volunteer, go to www.mealsonwheelsplus.org or call 941-747-4655.
Blalock Walters, P.A. is a multi-practice law firm built on a foundation of integrity and hard work. As one of the largest law firms in Manatee and Sarasota counties with 22 attorneys, it serves a wide range of clients in diverse industries. Throughout its more than 90-year history the firm has been a trusted advisor in resolving the legal needs of individuals, leading businesses and other institutions throughout the Southwest region. Blalock Walters’ offices are in Bradenton, Sarasota and St. Petersburg, Florida. For more information, please visit www.blalockwalters.com