Our October meeting is featuring CANINE FOR COMPANIONS FOR INDEPENDENCE (CCI), which is the GFWC Florida President’s Project.  CCI is a nonprofit organization which breeds, raises and trains service dogs, hearing dogs, facility dogs and skilled companions for people with disabilities.  Imagine not being able to open a door. Answer the phone. Hear a fire alarm. Or even pick up a pencil. These are the kind of challenges many people with disabilities face daily.














Guest Speakers:

  • Darlene Vlazny, GFWC Florida President’s Project for CCI Chair
  • Lybbi Keinzle, Service Dog Trainer for CCI

Would you like to support CCI?  We are seeking participants to get involved with the inaugural DOGFEST WALK ‘N ROLL event happening at Markham Park on February 20, 2016.  We will be discussing our plan to sponsor and join with GFWC District 13 Team at our meeting in October.  Click on image below about event.  We will post more information soon about how you can help.

For questions about October 16 meeting, please contact Home Life Chair, Donna Richardson, at drdonnalou@yahoo.com or 954.762.9444.











The Community Service Program committees have arranged to support the following COLLECTION DRIVES this holiday season.  See and click on links below for details about items you can donate and more information about our chosen local charities.  Please bring your selected items to October, November and December meetings.  Contact Chairs for more information.  Thank you!