The Polk County Sheriff’s Workplace is asking the group for donations to assist out a fellow deputy and his household who misplaced every part throughout Hurricane Irma.
“Within the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, we acquired many FB personal messages asking us the place to donate for Hurricane Irma victims. We now have directed lots of you to the county Citizen Information line. As a consequence of your ongoing overwhelming generosity and want to assist others, we thought we might additionally let you recognize that we’ve got some company members who have been additionally hit arduous – and a few who misplaced the whole lot,” the sheriff’s workplace wrote on their Fb web page.
The sheriff’s workplace stated the deputy and his spouse are foster mother and father, and the household of seven misplaced their house in Fort Meade and every little thing in it.
The household is in want of clothes and anybody who want to donate can drop gadgets off on the Fort Meade substation, situated at 15 Northwest 1st Road in Fort Meade, or the Southwest District substation, situated at 4120 U.S. Freeway ninety eight South in Lakeland — and to let the company members know the gadgets are for the Fort Meade deputy.
“He is very humble, and isn’t asking us to submit this, so out of respect for him we aren’t posting his identify. Like all of our company members, he continues to go to work day-after-day, serving and defending the individuals of Polk County. We respect your help of us and of one another. We actually do stay within the biggest county within the nation. Be protected, everybody.”
Here’s a listing of the household’s clothes sizes: