10K F.I.S.H Race on Sanibel Island!

10K run

If you have a love for running and at the same time enjoy making a difference in the community and supporting the local non-profits than this is just the event for YOU! Now is a good time to Save the Date and make your reservations at Sandalfoot Condominium if you’re coming in from out-of-town for this event.

F.I.S.H. of Sanibel, Inc. is the leading non-profit, non-sectarian, human services organization, focused on “neighbors helping neighbors” on Sanibel and Captiva.  The 10K Race 4 F.I.S.H. scheduled for October 19th will be our key fundraising event for 2013.  The race will be held at the Community House and is run in conjunction with the Fort Myers Track Club.

FISHABOUT F.I.S.H

The mission of F.I.S.H. is to lend a helping hand to those in need on Sanibel or Captiva who live, work or visit here. Our objective is to make a social investment in our community that assists our neighbors to live independently with dignity in their homes.

In 2012, we provided services to 1,158 individuals (813 households) on Sanibel and Captiva. With our 200 F.I.S.H. volunteers we:

  • Distributed over 74,500 pounds of food to 223 families
  • Provided $210,367 of emergency financial assistance and client support
  • Supplied 1,293 backpacks with weekend food to 57 children
  • Transported clients to 167 medical related appointments
  • Delivered 2,189 meals to clients with limited mobility or needing assistance
  • Loaned 535 pieces of medical/health equipment
  • Placed 1,122 phone calls to households needing reassurance
  • Performed over 200 hours of visits to housebound clients
  • Provided 156 holiday meals to needy families
  • Assisted 45 elderly or disabled households with hurricane preparedness
  • Helped 34 young people with youth summer scholarships

The FISH Walk-In Center is a designated United Way House and can offer enhanced services to our clients. Several United Way agencies in Lee County are working with F.I.S.H. of Sanibel, Inc. to develop more effective, cost-efficient social service programs. The FISH Walk-In Center also houses our Food Pantry in partnership with Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida. The FISH Food Pantry is an equal opportunity provider.

To learn about volunteer opportunities, please call F.I.S.H. at (239) 472-4775. Or, drop by the Walk-In Center, 1630 Periwinkle Way, Unit B, and fill out a volunteer application and skills form. We would love to meet you! DONATE HERE

FISH of Sanibel

Sandalfoot Condominium on Sanibel Island – Recipient of the 2012 Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor and 2012 AAA Three-Diamond Award.  Your home-away-from-home beachfront vacation rental.  Your choice of either a 1 or 2-bedroom, beachfront or gulf view, condominium.   Each completely and thoughtfully appointed.  Relax and spend lazy days sunning or shelling on one of the best shelling beaches of the world; take a dip in our pool or perhaps play a friendly game of tennis or shuffleboard; bike the island trails, fish right from the beach, tee-off at a nearby golf course, enjoy world-class shopping and dining, or go birding at J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge – the possibilities are endless!  With so much to offer, Sandalfoot Condominium is the best value for your vacation rental on Sanibel Island.

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