Lee County’s biggest back-to-school festival is almost here

The Multicultural Centre of Southwest Florida invites the Lee County community to the 18th annual Big Backpack Event, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Sunday, July 30 at Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School, 4750 Winkler Ave., Fort Myers. This fun-filled, day-long family event will provide the first 2,000 children between ages 5 and 12 with free backpacks.

Big Backpack Event welcomes back Neal Communities as title sponsor

After making history in 2016 as the single largest donor in the history of the Big Backpack Event, Neal Communities has signed on as the title sponsor for the Multicultural Centre of Southwest Florida’s 18-year-old event, which will take place at a new venue this year. This festival event runs from 10 a.m. to 2.

Family Health Center of SWFL Give Back to Their Community

Fort Myers, Fl- The Florida Division of the Midwest Food Bank recently received a note from one of the agencies that participates in their monthly food distribution. The Family Health Center of SWFL shared pictures of some of their patients who are recipients of food from MFB. Among the patients who receive food is a.