On Dec. 10, the Flagler County Sheriff’s Workplace hosted a profitable Store with a Cop occasion, in accordance with a press launch obtained by the Information-Tribune. Flagler Sheriff’s Kids’s Charities, a tax-deductible 501(C)(3) charity established by Sheriff Staly in 2020, hosted this occasion to offer vacation presents to youngsters within the Flagler County group who would in any other case not have a vacation.
The discharge acknowledged that Store with a Cop is a part of the mission of the Flagler Sheriff’s Kids’s Charities group and is sponsored and supported by FCSO. The objective of Store with a Cop is to assist youngsters and households which might be in want as a result of financial circumstances, home violence, or youngsters which were positioned within the care of guardians, so they could have some vacation cheer. Kids are chosen to take part within the occasion by nominations from FCSO workers and Flagler County Faculty District workers.
Store with a Cop befell at Walmart in Palm Coast, in accordance with the discharge. The occasion kicked off with legislation enforcement officers and deputies from FCSO, FHP, FWC, FBPD and detention deputies selecting up the kids at their properties and going to the Chiumento legislation workplace constructing in City Middle. The occasion started with video games and actions for kids and was adopted by youngsters and deputies touring to Walmart, escorted by the FCSO Motors Unit with lights and sirens on. Every collaborating youngster obtained a $175 reward card the place they’d the chance to buy themselves and members of the family.
“Store with a Cop was an ideal success, and I respect everybody that donated and all FCSO workers who volunteered to participate on this superb occasion,” Sheriff Rick Staly mentioned. “I’m very pleased with our group that not solely serves the group daily but additionally provides again to our group to assist construct a optimistic relationship between youngsters and legislation enforcement. Not solely did they volunteer their time however they donated virtually $16,000 to help the occasion and lots of reached into their pocket to pay any overage from their youngster’s procuring spree. I encourage members of our group to help Flagler Sheriff’s Kids’s Charities by making a tax-deductible donation. Our group really loved this expertise and with the ability to watch the kids get into the vacation spirit.”