Florida’s Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Tuesday - October 27

The latest local Tallahassee/Jacksonville/Orlando/Miami area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

Enjoy an outdoor, after-hours experience with a #Halloween twist at Evening By the Bay on 10/28, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wear your Halloween costumes & pack a picnic with some of your favorite Halloween treats! Info., tickets & costume guidelines online: https://t.co/02D39JxoqA

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Extra, Extra馃摪: @MiamiHerald shares how local nonprofits like @UnitedWayMiami are combating the #COVID19 crisis for #Miami-Dade. Learn more: https://t.co/R5ICcRdJQd

Only a few more hours to vote for your favorite photo in our "My Pumpkin and Me" Photo Contest. Voting is simple: just hit the "Like" button on your favorite photo. You have until midnight to cast your vote(s).

https://t.co/3AqTjGkMVD

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YOU make our CONSERVATION work possible! Learn about the amazing work that your support allows us to do.

VIDEO: https://t.co/nOy6mPU4Wy

#SWFL

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Our member discount cards were mailed out today! 馃ぉ @tostis_spirits__fine_wine @beefobradys1985 @paradisesweetsstpete @portofinostpete 馃嵎 https://t.co/eVMpsti49g

Orlando based Beaux Arts artist Mindy Colton shares with us two of her equine-themed mixed media pieces titled "Journey Travelers", and "Turquoise Talisman". Hear about her process in her interview with MOAS. https://t.co/n40cR1B3VP

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JOIN US TOMORROW @ 3 pm as we go before Thrasher's Anti-Racism Task Force and make public comments urging the task force to join us in demanding disarmament, demilitarization and community control of FSUPD through the establishment of an FSU CPAC! Link: https://t.co/d12zcEeKCy

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If you have any problem with casting your vote or if you observe a problem at your polling place, contact your county Supervisor of Elections office immediately. If that does not resolve the issue, please call @866OURVOTE.

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Kicking off our first Tampa Heights Mega Pantry today at Radiant Church! Hundreds of families drove thru to collect fresh groceries and head home to prepare family dinner.

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#ConnectFamilias

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In @readingby3rd's #LearningTuesdays webinar, a panel of leaders in the #DitigalAccess #DigitalDivide field shared insights & expertise to help us understand how federal leadership can help us close the #digitalequity gap for students & teachers https://t.co/MkqTB4rfxm #GLReading

Your vote is your voice. Use it! #VoteReady #Vote2020 #TrustedInfo2020 @Vote411 @lwv @lwvFlorida

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#ConnectFamilias #GoVote

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Volunteer Spotlight: Byron Jackson has served 100+ hours packing food for our @mdcps community. Here's his take on #VolunteerMiami:
"A lot of good hard-working people make up the fabric of this community. I take pride in contributing to the good of my city in any way possible."

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There are over 1,400 living species of bats, including the straw-colored fruit bat found along our Africa Loop near the elephant exhibit.

Bats are one of the largest groups of mammals (besides rodents) and make up 20% of known mammal species! #BatWeek

https://t.co/sUl5tARmq2

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