Local Efforts Help Hurricane Maria Victims

  • The Downtown Lakeland Curb Market is coordinating with United City, a local non-profit; three kinds of help are requested: bring non-perishable goods to the Maria booth at the market Saturday; take home a box to pack and send; write  a check or donate via Paypal | Ledger coverage
  • Twenty-five businesses are collecting goods on behalf of the Puerto Rican Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Polk County. See the list | Bay News 9 coverage