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The Partnership for Mental Health Awards nearly $600,000 in grants

The Community Foundation Press Release Contact: Susan Datz Edelman VP, Strategic Communications [email protected] September 16, 2021…

NAMI – Nassau County Florida introduces new board members

NAMI Nassau County Press Release Submitted by Nancy Bell September 16, 2021 Nancy Bell, President of…

Nassau Habitat for Humanity welcomes new owners into its first townhouse

By Susan Hardee Steger September 15, 2021 It was a joyous day Saturday for when two…

Amelia Island Tree Conservancy donates $10,000 to Amelia Forever for Little NaNa Dune

Amelia Tree Conservancy Press Release Submitted by Lyn Pannone September 15, 2021 Amelia Tree Conservancy (ATC)…

Friends team up to raise funds for Barnabas

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org September 14, 2021 Liza Cotter and…

Nassau Education Foundation announces the second annual membership drive

Nassau Education Foundation Press Release Contact: Susan DeVane [email protected] September 13, 2021 The Nassau Education Foundation…

Amelia Island Book Festival to hold kick-off event October 21

Amelia Island Book Festival Press Release Diana Frank Communications Director September 13, 2021 Visit ameliaislandbookfestival.org to…

Just a Reminder: First Annual Island Hop Craft Beer Fest September 18, 2021

Fernandina Beach Main Street Media Release September 9, 2021   Proceeds from the event will support…

FOAR From Home Golf Tournament: September 17

Media Release September 9, 2021   To register, please visit www.foarfromhome.com/events

“It takes an island to cross an ocean.” — Paul Lore

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News  Analyst August 28, 2021   Saturday, August 21,…

Barnabas suspends pick-up service for New To You Resale Store

Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare Presents My Ascension: A Documentary to Spread Hope and Fight Suicide

Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare Press Release Laureen Pagel, Ph.D., CEO [email protected] August 20, 2021 To purchase…

Barnabas 8th annual “Empty Bowls” fundraising event – November 12

Barnabas Center Press Release Contact: Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org August 16, 2021 This year’s 8th…

NassauTRANSIT expands Para-transit Service; discontinues Bus Stop Service effective Sept 30

Nassau County Council on Aging Submitted by Liz Dunn Aug. 13, 2021 Nassau County Council on…

Rotary Club of Amelia Island Sunrise coordinates county-wide food drive to stock the Barnabas Food Pantry

Barnabas Center Nassau Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org August 2021 Nassau County, FL – On September…

Community Volunteers Needed for Pollinator Garden

Media Release Lynda Bell Keep Nassau Beautiful (904) 261-0165 [email protected] August 12, 2021 ​ 300 flowering…

Ready for some laughs during these trying times?

  Fernandina Beach, Fla. (August 11, 2021)—Fernandina Beach Main Street will present Main Street Comedy Night,…

Ship Off Parade, presented by Fernandina Beach Main Street, to be Held in Fernandina Beach on August 21, 2021

Fernandina Beach Main Street Media Release August 11, 2021 On Saturday, August 21, 2021, the Ship…

Boys & Girls Clubs announce “Youth of the Month” for July

Nassau County Boys & Girls Clubs Press Release August 10, 2021   Youth of the Month…

Nassau County Council on Aging postpones Senior Expo & Health Fair

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn 703-919-5581 August 9, 2021 Due…

Purple Dove Seeking High-Demand Items

from The  County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager August 9, 2021   During adoption…

Meet Priscilla Maldonado, Barnabas Resource Coordinator!

Barnabas Center Nassau Submitted by Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org August 2021 Priscilla Maldonado is Barnabas…

Upcoming food distribution

Barnabas Center Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org July 30, 2021 As the major safety net organization…

NAMI Nassau County FL announces new website

NAMI Nassau County Florida Press Release July 29, 2021 Nancy Bell, President of NAMI Nassau County…

Nassau County Council on Aging to host “Veterans Helping Veterans Support Group”

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn July 27, 2021 “Kerrie Albert,…

Island Art Association to hold “Express Yourself” workshop

Island Art Associaation July 25, 2021   EXPRESS YOURSELF – BIG TIME! Tuesday, October 26, 10:30am…

Nassau County Council on Aging partners with Rosalyn Carter Institute for Family Caregiving Workshop

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release July 22, 2021 Learn Hands-on Strategies for Dealing with…

Musical “Kiss Me Kate” at Amelia Musical Theatre July 15-25

Photos Courtesy of Stephan R. Leimberg unseenimages.com July 16, 2021 Click Here for Tickets  

Recruiting exhibitors: 8th Annual Senior Expo & Health Fair – Sept 10

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release [email protected] July 15, 2021 Nassau County Council on Aging…

Enterprise Holdings Foundation donates $6,000 to Barnabas Center

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor [email protected] www.BarnabasNassau.org July 15, 2021     The Enterprise…

Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County Foundations announces new leadership

Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County By Andrew Schmidt July 12, 2021 The Board of…

Falling for Shrimp – Attention Artists & Art Lovers

July 9, 2021

Nassau County Council on Aging can help seniors with past-due electric bills and air-conditioner needs

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn June 24, 2021 If you…

“Wild Amelia Highway Clean Up” to take place June 27 at 8:00 a.m.

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: [email protected] June 22, 2021 Sunday, June 27th, 8:00 am. Come out…

Timucuan Parks Foundation and JaxParks offer summer volunteer opportunities in the parks

Timucuan Parks Foundation Press Release June 22, 2021 Next volunteer cleanup is June 23 at Losco…

Boys & Girls Clubs members achieve academic honors

Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County Andrew Schmidt, Senior Director of Development and Marketing [email protected]

Barnabas awarded grant from the partnership for mental health

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org June 7, 2021 Barnabas Center was…

Timucuan Parks Foundation joins JaxParks to offer “Summer Volunteer Opportunities in the Parks”

Timucuan Parks Foundation Press Release June 1, 2021 Volunteer projects will be held June 9, June…

CREED’s “Backpack Giveaway” delights young children

Coalition for the Reduction Elimination of Ethnic Disparities in Health (CREED) Jennett W. Baker, R.N., B.S.N…

Amelia Island Foundation presents check to American Beach Museum

Amelia Island Foundation Media Release June 2, 2021 The Amelia Island Foundation is pleased to support…

Access to Health Foods improve Barnabas Patients’ Chronic Illnesses

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager Email: [email protected] www.BarnabasNassau.org Date: May 27, 2021…

Family Support Services looking for visitation home in Nassau County

Family Support Services Press Release Contact: John Daigle [email protected] 904.200.2147 May 26, 2021   Agency Looking…

NAMI Nassau County announces new officers and new programs free to the community

National Alliance on Mental Illness – Nassau Press Release President Nancy Bell May 19, 2021 Did…

Friends of Fernandina Aviation announces fundraiser for Joshua Barber Memorial Scholarship

Friends of Fernandina Aviation Press Release Contact: Roger Ridings [email protected] May 18, 2021 The River City…

WestRock’s support of The ARC Nassau helps pave the way for continuous improvements

The ARC Nassau Press Release May 16, 2021   Yulee, FL – May 12, 2021 –…

Amelia Island Foundation presents checks to three non-profit organizations

Amelia Island Foundation Press Release May 7, 2021     The Amelia Island Foundation is pleased…

“Give it a Shot for Literacy” at Amelia Shotgun Sports – May 22

April 24, 2021 Editor’s Note:  To register click on Ferst Readers poster below.

Ferst Readers seeks 360 people to adopt a reader for $36

April 2021 To donate, click on the poster below.

Beach Ambassadors seek to grow volunteers

Beach Ambassadors Press Release By Shari Roan April 16, 2021 The beaches are among Florida’s most…

Deadline for City Non-Profit funding requests: May 5, 2021

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release News Contact: Mary Hamburg City of Fernandina Beach 204 Ash…

Donations and Drafts for Nassau Habitat for Humanity, Inc

Habitat for Humanity Press Release Debby Ruble Affiliate Manager Jadera Kraus Assistant Affiliate Manager April 14,…

Nassau Humane Society to hold first “Hound Hike”

Nassau Humane Society Press Release Contact: Executive Director Debbie Chissel 904-321-1647 April 14, 2021 The Nassau…

FBCC Dog of the Month for April 2021

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst April 8, 2021     Frank, also…

Council on Aging relaunches “Caregiver Support Group” on April 20

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn April 8, 2021 Caregivers are…

Barnabas celebrates” National Volunteer Month”

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Submitted by Alexandra Winsor April 7, 2021 Now more than ever,…

Barnabas, ESSA food distribution tomorrow March 13 at Peck Center

Volunteers Needed!

Barnabas receives “Non-Profit Business of the Year Award” from Nassau County Chamber of Commerce

Barnabas Center Nassau Submitted by Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager February 18, 2020 The Nassau County Chamber…

Boys & Girls Clubs welcome three new board members

Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County Press Release Contact: Andrew Schmidt Senior Director of Development…

Community Hospice and Palliative Care to host multiple free support sessions during February

Community Hospice and Palliative Care Press Release [email protected] January 31, 2021  Understanding Grief: A Virtual Program…

Barnabas offers dental services in Hillard

Barnabas Center Nassau By Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager www.barnabasnassau.org January 26, 2021       Barnabas…

Boys and Girls Clubs announce “Youth of the Month”

Boys & Girls Clubs By Erick Schmidt January 9, 2021 November Youth of the Month 2020…

Keep Nassau Beautiful Hosting FREE Tree Give-Away Events

For Immediate Release Contact: Lynda Bell, Executive Director Keep Nassau Beautiful 904-261-0165 [email protected] Keep Nassau Beautiful…

8 Flags Playscapes helps fund accessible and environmentally sensitive nature trail

8 Flags Playscapes Press Release December 21, 2020     8 Flags Playscapes is pleased to…

Register NOW for the Wolfson Children’s Challenge: Virtual Edition!

Wolfson Children’s Hospital Media Alert December 16, 2020 Connect for the cause with four weeks of…

Timucuan Parks Foundation is extending its “Self-Guided Volunteer Events” through the holiday season

Timucuan Parks Foundation Press Release December 16, 2020 Students can earn community service hours from now…

Barnabas thanks community for success of “Empty Bowls Drive-Through Fundraising Event”

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager Email: [email protected] www.BarnabasNassau.org December 6, 2020 Barnabas…

Fernandina Beach recognizes work of Anchors Aweigh Charters, Inc.

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst December 2, 2020 John Miller presented his…

Front Porch Beads continues mission to support local charities with recent donation

Front Porch Beads Press Release By Frances Peters December 1, 2020   On November 13, Front…

Enjoy savings and help out local families with the Amelia Island Passport

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release December 1, 2020 Have you heard of the Amelia Island Passport…

Take Stock in Children celebrates “Giving Tuesday for their tomorrow”

Take Stock in Children Press Release Robin Lentz, Executive Director [email protected] November 30, 2020 Giving Tuesday…

Nassau County Council on Aging holds groundbreaking for rehab of Hilliard Center

Cindy Jackson Reporter November 19, 2020 November 16, 2020 was a big day in the small…

Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital announces VIRTUAL art & antiques show

Press Release The Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital November 19, 2020 The Women’s Board of…

Sunrise Rotary Club’s “Inaugural Lobster to Go” a huge success

Rotary – Amelia Island Sunrise Press Release November 19, 2020 The Rotary Club of Amelia Island…

Amelia Island DAR honors veterans

Amelia Island Daughters of the American Revolution Press Release Submitted by Cara Curtin November 16, 2020…