Galloway Auto Hosts Rummage & Bake Sale

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Galloway Auto Employees Are "Driven" to Make a Difference in the Community

Hosts a Charitable Rummage and Bake Sale on Saturday, April 25th

copy(Fort Myers, FL, April 15, 2015) –Galloway Auto employees have spearheaded a "Rummage and Bake Sale" to benefit Community Cooperative and the Gulf Coast Humane Society. The event will take place on Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 7:00am – 2:00pm at the Sam Galloway Ford Lincoln dealership, located at 1800 Boy Scout Drive, in Fort Myers. All proceeds will assist the programs supported by the two non-profit organizations.

"It makes me very proud that our employees feel a strong sense of supporting the community they live and work in and have decided to put this event together," says Robert Galloway. "They have been collected more than three box trucks full clothing and household items as well baking homemade bakery items."

The event is open to the public and the group is looking for people who would like to volunteer as well as donate items for the sale. If you'd like more information on the event, have items to donate, or would like to volunteer, please contact Sally Phillips at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; or Jessica Davis at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or call 239-936-2193 (Sally – ext. 2342 and Jessica – ext. 5508).

More about Community Cooperative:

Community Cooperative is an innovative nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization made up of social service entrepreneurs fighting to end homelessness and hunger in our community. The agency provides more than 14,000 meals each month through its Community Cafés and Marketplace and Meals on Wheels programs and offers homeless and comprehensive case management services through its Social & Education Resource Centers.

A proud United Way partner, Community Cooperative serves Fort Myers and the greater Lee County area, including Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Lehigh Acres and Fort Myers Beach. Community Cooperative works in close partnership with, The Harry Chapin Food Bank and The School District of Lee County as well as collaborating with fellow community and service groups, churches, businesses and community support organizations.

For more information, please call 239-332-7687 or visit

More about Gulf Coast Humane Society:

Gulf Coast Humane Society, located at 2010 Arcadia Street in Fort Myers, was established as the first non-profit animal welfare organization in southwest Florida in 1947. The 501(c)(3) mission is to rescue, provide safe refuge and compassionate care, and find forever homes for abandoned and neglected animals in the area. GCHS only takes in owner surrendered and transfers from other shelters and rescue groups with a high success rate of adoptions. Their veterinary clinic is open to the public and offers a full array of affordable services six days a week. For more information about the events with the Gulf Coast Humane Society call 239-332-0364 or visit