News And Updates
In an ongoing effort to combat the loneliness and isolation often felt by seniors during the holiday season, the Figgers Foundation has once again demonstrated its commitment to community and compassion. This time, the foundation extended its reach to Sodalis Tallahassee Assisted Living, where over 30 senior citizen residents were the recipients of a thoughtful and festive initiative aimed at brightening their holidays.
In Quincy, a heartwarming tale of community support unfolded as the Figgers Foundation swiftly responded to the needs of an 88-year-old retired school librarian, Joyce Fields-Redding. Facing significant mobility challenges, Joyce's situation came to the attention of the Foundation through the Community Director of a local Senior Citizens facility.
As the festive season unfolds, the Figgers Foundation, started by local entrepreneur Freddie Figgers, continues to impact communities across Florida.
In a heartwarming collaboration between the Figgers Foundation and the Office of the State Attorney for Orange and Osceola Counties in Florida, hundreds of local children were offered the joy and spirit of Christmas. This compassionate initiative was led by State Attorney Andrew Bain, who identified children with juvenile justice or dependency cases as the most in need this festive season.
April Stevens is learning how to navigate life knowing she'll never walk again. She was severely injured in a car crash Aug. 12 off Blountstown Highway when her car flipped over several times and landed on cars parked at Life Church International Center, as church service was suddenly disrupted.
Wakulla County mother April Stevens could hardly believe the scene unfolding in her living room. Dozens of beautifully wrapped gifts were piling up, all donated for her family to enjoy Christmas morning.
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The Figgers Foundation is igniting a technological revolution in education and community development within St. George Northwest, marked by a significant stride towards transforming Hail Secondary School into the island's inaugural smart secondary school. This ambitious initiative is part of a broader strategy to incorporate cutting-edge technology into educational institutions, thereby enriching the learning environment and empowering the youth.
The Figgers Foundation and our partner organizations provide nourishment; expand educational horizons; and support our brothers and sisters however they need it. Together we strengthen the foundation of our community and build our collective future.Learn More
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