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One of the greatest gifts you can bestow upon another.  If someone is in need, lend them a helping hand.  Do not wait for a thank-you.  True kindness lies within the act of giving without the expectation of something in return.


Click the link below for information on how to apply



Honorably discharged Charlotte County Veterans may request  ONE TIME EMERGENCY assistance from the Florence Ryan Fund. 
Funds cannot be paid directly to the veteran, and must go to a landlord, Utility company, etc.
The Florence Ryan Fund is administered by the CCVC Executive Board and all requests must be voted on by the Board for disbursement.
Call Bill Akins at 941-276-8633 for more information.

This fund is ONLY for Charlotte County residents and may ONLY be used for veterans.


Veterans will be required to provide DD214 to prove veteran status before funds can be disbursed.


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