Community Outreach

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida also provides outreach to two area communities and their residents.

Neighborhood Outreach

Through our neighborhood outreach programs, Goodwill assists Lee County with neighborhood revitalization projects, by providing Job-Link services, including employment assistance and referrals to other community agencies, and by coordinating a variety of services for community residents.

Goodwill provides neighborhood outreach in the following Lee County neighborhoods

Charleston Park Community Center
Charleston Park Resident Coordinator, Lashay Russ
2541 Charleston Park Dr.Alva, FL  33920
Office: (239) 728-8895 or Cell:(954) 401-7895 
Fax:(239)728-8895 Lashay Russ

Pine Manor Community Center
Pine Manor Resident Coordinator, Shari Clark
5547 Tenth Ave.
Fort Myers, FL 33907
Mailing: PO Box 61464 Fort Myers, FL 33906  
Office: (239) 275-5180
Fax: (239) 275-6290 Shari Clark 
Visit our Pine Manor website


Pine Manor Events

On Sept 29th We will be at the Publix on Colonial /Summerlin (next to the 2 story McDonalds)
We will be collecting can goods and non-perishable food items for the food pantry at Pine Manor; through Harry Chapin Food Bank. We invite you to come out and shop between 9am - 3pm that day and support your local pantry. Volunteers to help out are wonderful just let me know and I will get you signed up.

October 27th is Make a Difference Day.
Come to the Pine Manor United Way House and Make a Difference in your community. 8:30 am - 12 pm. Lunch will be served.

October 31st is our Annual Trunk or Treat at Hunter Park
If you like and pass out candy to the neighborhood kids - Come at about 4:30 pm park in the park your car, pop the trunk and decorate. We have about 300 kids (and adults) show up it is fun for all. If you want to help us with the Celebrate Safe Communities March come to the center by 4:30 and march with us to the Park.  Contact me if you would like to participate. Shari Clark


Feature Story in FGCU Magazine on Arlo Simonds and the Pine Manor Community Center

Arlo Simonds' passion is visible as he shows visitors around the Pine Manor Community Center Garden in Fort Myers. Story link