On July 30, the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) provided the Pinellas County Sheriff's Police Athletic League (PAL) a donation of over 3,600 school supplies items such as pencils, crayons, notebooks and even scientific calculators for the high schoolers.
PAL is an independent non-profit sponsored... - August 05, 2020
The Clearwater Community Volunteers and PCFAPA partner to give away school supplies to over 80 foster families in Pinellas County. - August 04, 2020
The Clearwater Community Gardens have partnered with additional nonprofits for their grounds beautification project with the help of the Clearwater Community Volunteers. - August 01, 2020
On Friday July 24, Scout Troop 313, chartered by the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization, announced Matthew Trainor as their newest First Class Scout.
“We can’t quite meet normally,” said Matthew Trainor, newest First Class Scout for Troop 313. “But we have a really... - July 31, 2020
The Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) are once again teaming up with the Pinellas Sheriff's Police Athletic League (PAL), providing 150 school bags filled with school supplies. The school bags will be distributed to the kids of the PAL program on the 6th of August.
“The Clearwater Community... - July 28, 2020
On Saturday June 18, Scout Troop 313 chartered by the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization returned tired but victorious from their camp at Camp La-No-Che earning dozens of merit badges during their one week trip.
“Our boys are always thrilled to go camping,” said Chris Lumsden,... - July 22, 2020
On July 17 the Clearwater Community Gardens began planning for their grounds beautification project in partnership with the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV). The nonprofits are partnering on the project to facilitate the start of an environment-focused educational program for children in the Gardens... - July 22, 2020
Clearwater Community Volunteers partner with the Kimberly Home to gather baby care supplies for new or unexpecting mothers in need. Over 400 items have already been collected and distributed as of July 15th, 2020. - July 21, 2020
With hundreds of foster families now faced with the task of educating their children at home, foster and adoptive parents are facing a daunting challenge. To assist families in need, the Pinellas County Foster and Adoptive Parents Association and the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center are partnering... - July 17, 2020
Twelve Clearwater locals gathered at the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center for a socially distanced Charity Tea Party benefiting the Clearwater Community Gardens, a Clearwater-based nonprofit. The Garden promotes healthy living through educational programs and organic gardening on its property... - July 17, 2020
National Community Services, Inc. partners with local nonprofits to distribute over 12,000 lbs. of free food to hundreds of hungry Pinellas County families. - July 09, 2020
National Community Services, Inc., the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center and FREE, Inc. have planned a food distribution to help those in need within Pinellas County. The distribution will be held at the Crossroads Christian Church of Largo on July 7th from 9am to 12pm. To maintain CDC guidelines... - July 04, 2020
On Saturday 20 June, Alex Harvey was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at his troop’s Court of Honor held at Camp Soule. Alex became the thirty-third Eagle Scout of Troop 313. Troop 313 is chartered by the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization.
For his Eagle Scout project Alex chose to... - June 27, 2020
The Scientology Volunteer Ministers Center, located in Clearwater Florida, is now offering free on-line courses on how to alleviate stress and anxiety, improve your relationships with others, be more productive. A team of online supervisors are readily available to assist you through your study, with... - April 23, 2020
The Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization announced the launch of its online resource center on its website, providing materials on sanitizing and staying illness free in 17 languages for free. - April 10, 2020
Volunteers of the Clearwater Community Volunteers create "how to" videos from home to benefit local nonprofits. - April 01, 2020
The Clearwater Community Volunteers thank area nonprofits and volunteer groups for their service to the community in honor of their community center's second anniversary. - March 28, 2020
With International Women’s Day celebrated on March 8th around the world, the Tampa Bay Charity Coalition is honoring this day at their March 18th luncheon. The Charity Coalition is the biggest bi-monthly networking meeting in the Tampa Bay area. There is no cost to attend the luncheon but guests... - March 14, 2020
On March 21st the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) will celebrate the second anniversary of the opening of their community center located at 133 N. Fort Harrison. Known for their annual Ginormous Easter Egg Hunt and Winter Wonderland, the CCV has hosted over 100 different charities for meetings... - March 14, 2020
The Clearwater Community Volunteers Center will host an environmentally-focused St. Patrick's Day Celebration on March 15th. They invite any and all families and friends to attend for a chance to see a "real" leprechaun. - March 06, 2020
In honor of International Women’s Day, the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center will host a monthly tea party at 133 N. Fort Harrison Avenue on Saturday March 8th at 3pm. There is no cost to attend but guests are encouraged to bring baby supplies to support a pregnancy resource center located... - February 29, 2020
As February is coming to an end, the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) started their preparations for the 28th Annual Easter Egg Hunt to be held on April 12th at 12:30PM sharp. The event invites all area children and families to find over 25,000 candy filled eggs in Coachman Park, located in downtown... - February 28, 2020
Taking another step on the road to Eagle Scout, 10 Scouts and their families joined up at the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center in downtown Clearwater to earn their Emergency Preparedness merit badges on February 22nd. With the Scouts motto “Be Prepared” in mind the Scouts completed... - February 28, 2020
On March 21 the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) will celebrate the second anniversary of the opening of their community center located at 133 N. Fort Harrison. Known for their annual Ginormous Easter Egg Hunt and Winter Wonderland, the CCV has hosted over 100 different charities for meetings and... - February 22, 2020
On February 16, the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center was host to an event in honor of Black History Month. The event was organized by Ebony Awakening, a nonprofit organization that seeks to assist African American communities to exist in peace, safety, prosperity and happiness. Several speakers... - February 22, 2020
The Clearwater Community Volunteers Center helps local Girl Scouts troop to gather supplies for their community project benefiting group homes using tea party. - February 14, 2020
On March 18th, the Tampa Bay Charity Coalition will have their bi-monthly luncheon. In celebration of International Women’s Day, attendees are invited to wear purple. The luncheon will promptly start at 11:30AM and networking will follow. There is no cost to attend the luncheon.
The luncheon will... - February 01, 2020
Girl Scouts Troop 32827 takes to the canvas in an art workshop sponsored by the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center on January 26th. The troop intends to sell their paintings in a charitable art exhibition, donating all proceeds to a local group - January 31, 2020
With merit badge workbooks in tow, 10 Scouts and their families converged at the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center in downtown Clearwater to earn the Emergency Preparedness merit badge on January 18th. Hailing from four different troops they learned what it takes to “Be Prepared”,... - January 25, 2020
On January 18th, Mr. Christopher King, President of United for Human Rights and the grandson of Blues legend BB King, held the Gentlemen’s Ball Against Human Trafficking. The event was held at the Fort Harrison, the international religious retreat for the Church of Scientology. With 350 people... - January 25, 2020
On January 15th 2020 the Tampa Bay Charity Coalition held their first meeting of the decade with some 30 different charities in attendance. The bi-monthly luncheon was held at the iconic retreat of the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization, the historic Fort Harrison.
The Tampa Bay Charity... - January 23, 2020
The Clearwater Community Volunteers Center (CCV) will host a Gardening Workshop and Plant Giveaway on January 11th at 2 p.m. to educate young people on the environment. - January 11, 2020
On December 21, United Kingdom’s Jive Aces brought holiday cheer to Downtown Clearwater’s Winter Wonderland with a concert performance for all to enjoy. Despite the rain, dancers took the opportunity not only to sing in the rain, but to swing as well.
The Jive Aces are a 6-piece swing band,... - December 28, 2019
On Saturday, December 21, the iconic Winter Wonderland in downtown Clearwater rang with the laughter of nearly 200 foster children for the 4th Annual Holiday Fun for Kids. Hosted by the Clearwater Community Volunteers, the event attracted foster children and their parents from as far away as Pasco County.
One... - December 28, 2019
On December 28 at 2:00pm, the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center and the Way to Happiness Association Tampa Bay will host a Children’s New Year’s party, with a special New Year’s Ball Drop included. Families and children are welcomed to participate in an assortment of complimentary... - December 28, 2019
Right in time for Christmas, the Clearwater Community Volunteers will be holding their annual Holiday Fun for Foster and Adoptive Families event on December 21. The event will be held at the Osceola Courtyard, located at the corner of Fort Harrison Avenue and Drew Street in downtown Clearwater. The event... - December 21, 2019
On Saturday, December 21, starting at 10 am, the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) will give away 30 full Christmas Dinners to families at the Sheriff’s Police Athletic League (PAL) in Lealman. It is a tradition for Winter Wonderland, CCV’s iconic family winter village, to collect food... - December 21, 2019
The Clearwater Community Volunteers Center hosted a tea party to gather toys for their Christmas toy drive for foster children on December 14. All toy donations will be given away at their 4th Annual Holiday Fun for Families Event on December 21. - December 20, 2019
On December 14 at 2:00pm, the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center promises to fill tea-cups with Holiday cheer and bellies with delicious delicacies at their upcoming charity tea party. There is no cost to attend, but guests are asked to bring a new unwrapped Christmas toy as their admission. All... - December 14, 2019
On Saturday, December 7, a couple thousand families gathered in the Osceola Courtyard located at the corner of N. Fort Harrison Avenue and Drew Street for a very special reason: the grand opening ceremony of the 27th annual Winter Wonderland. The opening kicked off two weeks of the now iconic Winter... - December 14, 2019
With over 100 community partnerships bringing some 10,000 attendees to events just in 2019, it has been quite a year for the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center. Located on the corner of Drew Street and North Fort Harrison Ave., the center is available to area non-profits for their meetings and events.
Since... - December 14, 2019
It has been quite a year for Scout Troop 313 chartered by the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization. In between camp outs, events and troop meetings, the Scouts have kept themselves quite busy.
This year, these Scouts earned more than 100 merit badges, participated in 12 summer camps and held... - December 07, 2019
Interested in helping spread holiday cheer to Pinellas County youth? Tonka Trucks, purses, Legos and dolls are just some of the items being sought by the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV) Center for their annual toy drive. The toys will be distributed to at-risk children and foster children at their... - December 07, 2019
Volunteers assemble the iconic archways to the 27th annual Winter Wonderland holiday food and toy drive to spread holiday cheer. Winter Wonderland is set to open on December 7 with a sneak peek Friday on December 6. - November 21, 2019
On Sunday 1st December the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center (CCV) welcomes all for a Christmas and cookies décor party to jump start the holiday season. The celebration will start at 6pm. Guests are invited to bring gingerbread to decorate and to wear an ugly Christmas sweater or, depending... - November 16, 2019
On December 7th the Clearwater Community Volunteers will open the iconic Winter Wonderland Village at the Osceola Courtyard, located at the corner of Drew Street and Fort Harrison Avenue in downtown Clearwater. The grand opening will feature Santa, the Grinch, live entertainment and the lighting ceremony... - November 16, 2019
The Clearwater Community Volunteers Center to unite nonprofits at pre-Thanksgiving potluck on November 23 to celebrate the spirit of giving to the community. - November 08, 2019
On Halloween night, monsters, ghosts, princesses and scarecrows of all kinds gathered at the 2nd annual Halloween Movie Night organized by the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization. Families enjoyed a not so-spooky event featuring safe trick or treating, a family-friendly movie, an inflatable... - November 08, 2019
On November 20th, the Tampa Bay Charity Coalition will wrap up 2019 with a bang as the Holiday season begins. The luncheon will be held at the Fort Harrison, the iconic religious retreat of the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization, starting at 11:30AM on the 20th.
“I love coming to... - November 08, 2019
On October 31 starting 6PM, as Halloween monsters start roaming the streets, young ghosts and goblins and their families are invited to join the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center (CCV) for a safe trick or treat event plus Halloweentown Movie Night. There is no cost to attend. The event is sponsored... - November 01, 2019