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For Immediate Release:
October 20, 2017

Media Contact:

Lee Cowart
[email protected]

Food Drive For Migrant Community


The Miami-Dade Police Department has been collecting food to assist the migrant community as they recover from Hurricane Irma.  After Hurricane Irma, approximately 400 migrant workers in our community are unable to return to work due to damaged farm fields.

On Saturday, October 21, 2017, the Miami-Dade Police Department in partnership Three Virtues Organization will be distributing the collected food to the migrant workers and their families. 

The last day for donations is Saturday, October 21st, between 9:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m., at any of the Miami-Dade Police Department locations listed on the attached flyer.

MDPD PIOs will be will be at Three Virtues Organization beginning at 11:00 a.m., media is welcome to attend. 

Who: Miami-Dade Police Department

What:Food Drive for the migrant community

When: October 21, 2017, 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Where:Three Virtues Organization, 29235 South Dixie Highway, Miami, Florida 33033

Why:To assist with Hurricane Irma recovery efforts


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