This event raises money for our recently homeless/wounded veterans
Clearwater, FL (January 21, 2016) The Abilities Guild invites you to show your support of our Veterans by attending their Colossal Clothing and Yard Sale. It is being held on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the Service Source Florida Regional Office, 2735 Whitney Road, Clearwater, FL 33760. All proceeds benefit the Abilities Guild Veterans Mall.
The sale will begin at 8am and run through 2pm. The Guild has collected a large volume of clothing and other household items (furniture, dishes, flatware, blankets, etc.) and is offering these items at excellent prices. For more information, call Dan Mettee at 727-798-0035.
Abilities, Inc. dba ServiceSource Florida is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing rehabilitation and employment services for Floridians and military veterans with disabilities. As a support organization to Abilities, Inc., Abilities Guild’s focus, the Veterans Mall, is to assist recently homeless and wounded veterans, referred via the James A. Haley and C.W. Bill Young VA Hospitals. The Veterans Mall provides household goods and personal items free of charge. Since its inception in 1979, the Abilities Guild has donated more than $2.4 million in support of disabled citizens of Florida. In the last four years the Abilities Guild Veterans Mall, has served over 1,210 recently homeless and wounded veterans at no charge.
Thanks to Abilities, thousands of people who were once dependent upon government and families for support are now contributing to the life and economic strength of their communities as productive wage earners and tax paying citizens. Your investment in Abilities Guild ensures that a disability will not stand in the way of a person’s quest for gainful employment and fulfillment and dignity it engenders.
About ServiceSource: ServiceSource is a leading nonprofit disability resource organization established in 1971 that serves more than 17,000 people with disabilities in 10 states and DC with a range of innovative and valued employment, training, habilitation, housing, and other support services. ServiceSource directly employees more than 1,600 individuals with disabilities, making it one of the largest employers of people with disabilities nationwide.