Mission Awarded $25K Grant From Publix Charities – Orlando Union Rescue Mission

Mission Awarded $25K Grant From Publix Charities

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Orlando, FL –Today, the Orlando Union Rescue Mission (OURM) will hold a press conference with Publix Super Markets Charities (PSMC) to speak about how they’re building a community partnership to help with program support OURM’s Family Home Shelter. Upon learning of PSMC selecting OURM as a recipient of the grant, president/CEO Freddy Clayton released the following statement:

“We are extraordinarily grateful to the Publix Super Market Charities for the generosity of this gift. Every gift to the Mission helps transform the lives of our guests – the formerly homeless men, women, and children who live with us – and the magnitude of the Publix gift will generate hope and bright futures for many of the least fortunate in our community. The Publix Super Market Charities has ensured that our guests will receive the education, training, counseling, and other assistance to equip them to escape homelessness permanently. The Mission and our guests appreciate Publix Super Market Charities more than we can say.”

City of Orlando District 5 Commissioner, Regina Hill, along with PSMC leaders will attend tomorrow’s press conference at OURM’s Family Home to speak about the grant.

When: Friday, December 8, 2017

Where: OURM Family Home 1525 W. Washington St. Orlando, FL 32805 (parking will be reserved for media and marked with cones)

Time: 10am

Notes: Interview opportunities available with Orlando Union Rescue Mission President/CEO, Commissioner Hill, Publix Super Market Charities Officials and team.

About OURM

Founded in 1948, the Orlando Union Rescue Mission is a 501(c)(3), faith-based organization providing food, shelter, clothing, and rehabilitative programs to destitute and homeless men, women, and children. www.ourm.org.


For additional information pertaining to this release, please contact Tanneka Guice at (407) 690-2524 or tanneka.guice@ourm.org

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