- Be a Santa to a Senior — Participants can drop off a personal care item for a local senior citizen (such as toiletries, bath sets, greeting cards, stationery, stamps, etc.) in any of the collection boxes in each of the five tax collector office locations until Dec. 15.
- Toys 4 Tots — Each of the tax collector’s five locations are drop-off sites for the U.S. Marine Corps League’s annual toy drive. Toys will be collected until Dec. 15.
- Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Drive — The Gulf Harbors and Wesley Chapel offices will be Red Kettle donation sites on Dec. 9 and Dec. 16 from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
- 29th Annual Holiday Food Giveaway — Fasano and other officials will distribute food to those in need on Dec. 15. Collection jars will be on display in December in each of the tax collector’s five offices. Donations made will help to purchase fresh food and other items for families in need during the holiday season and into 2024. Donations also can be made online at GovHub.com/fl-pasco/tc-gives/donate.
“Please join the staff of the Pasco County Tax Collector’s Office as we celebrate the holidays by reaching out to those most in need,” Fasano said, in a news release.
“Your support of these wonderful local programs will help countless people enjoy the holidays this year. Your gift of any amount will go a long way toward helping our community have a joyous holiday season,” he added.
For the list of office locations, visit PascoTaxes.com.
For more information, call Greg Giordano, assistant tax collector, at 727-847-8179.
Published November 22, 2023