The Matlacha Mariners presented a check for $3,500 to Dave Grueser of the P.I. Food pantry at the Mariners' monthly meeting March 6. The funds will go toward providing food for the Island's needy. In addition to this check, the Mariners also sent 1,300 pounds of food, and additional donations which were gathered at the Mariners' recent Seafood Festival and Car Show. Pictured at left are, from left, Ross Stornello, Dave Grueser, Roy Cruckshank and Garth Moreau. The Mariners also presented a check to Fellow Islanders Sending Help ? F.I.S.H. -- at the Mariners' March 6 meeting. Accepting the check was Diane Higgins. F.I.S.H. uses these funds for many programs, including assistance for the elderly on Pine Island.
Pictured from left, Garth Moreau, Roy Cruckshank, Diane Higgins and Ross Stornello