Pecan Park Thanksgiving Food Collection Drive

A Thanksgiving food collection drive to benefit victims of domestic violence and their children will be held Saturday, Nov. 20 and Sunday, Nov. 21, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Pecan Park Flea and Farmers Market.

“We are thankful for the services provided by Hubbard House and are proud to promote their efforts in community awareness about domestic violence,” said Elizabeth Biddle.

The Pecan Park Flea and Farmers Market hosts a wide variety of booths with an eclectic array of merchandise including billiards and dart supplies, herbs, vitamins, beauty supplies, perfumes, military surplus, uniforms, tapes and CDs, sports paraphernalia, pets and pet supplies, fresh fruits and vegetables, antiques, clothing, and shoes.

The Pecan Park Flea and Farmers Market is located off I-95, one exit north of the airport, at 614 Pecan Park Road, Jacksonville, FL 32218. Non-perishable food donations can be dropped off at the Hubbard House booth located at Row B-101.

For more information call (904) 751-6770.

ABOUT HUBBARD HOUSE

Hubbard House is a nationally recognized leader in domestic violence intervention. Founded in 1976, Hubbard House is a certified, comprehensive domestic violence center providing programs and services to more than 5,000 women, children and men annually in Duval and Baker counties. While Hubbard House is most known for its emergency shelter, the agency also provides extensive adult and youth outreach services, school-based education, therapeutic child care, batterers’ intervention programs, court advocacy and volunteer and community education opportunities. Visit http://www.hubbardhouse.org to learn more.

If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship please call the Hubbard House 24-Hour Domestic Violence Hotline at (904) 354-3114 or (800) 500-1119.

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