Water Reclamation Participates in “Share Your Christmas”
challenged by the Girl Scouts of Citrus throughout the month of November to see how many canned good items we could collect for the WESH2 News “Share Your Christmas” event. This incredible event helps collect canned food items, all of which are packaged and sent directly to the Second Harvest Food Bank to give to families in need. During the finally on December 9th, it was announced that the City of Orlando Water Reclamation Division had collected the most canned food items among all of the sponsors challenged by the Girl Scouts. As an award, the Water Reclamation Division was given a years supply of girl scout cookies which totaled 52 boxes of cookies. In lieu of receiving the gift and continuing in the spirit of giving, the City of Orlando Water Reclamation Division asked that the Girl Scouts of Citrus to donate the gifts directly to the Russel Home for Atypical Children. On December 14th, a several city employees were present at the the Russel Home as Girl Scout Troop 970 donated all 52 boxes to the wonderful adults and children who live at this facility. They were all extremely excited about receiving so many wonderful cookies in time for the holidays.