CST Chose Service Source Foundation for their October Jeans for Charity. ServiceSource, headquartered in Alexandria, VA provides affordable housing to individuals with disabilities. Assisting them to retrofit the property to meet their needs and acclimate them to the community with meaningful employment. One of the areas served is in Florida.
During the recent hurricane, the 400 people living in 239 affected housing units across the state of FL were impacted by the storm. The foundation wants to provide the most basic and immediate needs of tenants that were affected by Hurricane Irma and the subsequent flooding and loss of electricity in their housing services. Tenants with disabilities and those with fixed and limited incomes are devastated by the loss. The goal is to raise at least $25,000 to provide some nominal basic supplies of water, food and assistance in the cleanup and refurbishment of flooded living spaces. For more information visit: http://www.servicesource.org