Raleigh, NC, April 17, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Kyle Corkum, president of Landquest and founder of Flying Fish Project, has announced a call for toy donations for the organization’s April 27 shipment to Haiti. The Flying Fish Project is a nonprofit charity run by Landquest employees whose mission is to provide resources to organizations that serve the needy in the Caribbean. The Flying Fish Project is seeking toy donations that will help serve orphanages, a clinic and schools supported by the Christian Haitian Outreach organization. Toy donations may be new or gently used and include soccer equipment, volleyball sets, stuffed animals, dolls, bikes, games, picture books and child educational supplies. Material donations may be delivered to the Landquest office by April 20 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monetary donations should be made payable to Christian Haitian Outreach and may be delivered or sent to the Landquest office at 5511 Capital Center Drive, Suite 105, Raleigh, NC, 27606.
“We are excited about making a positive difference in the lives of these children,” said Corkum. “We are taking small steps to make a big difference for the orphanages at Christian Haitian Outreach, and appreciate all of the support from the local community.”
Landquest specializes in residential development including the acquisition, design, permitting and construction of communities on the East Coast. Previously based in Branford, Conn., the company relocated to Raleigh, N.C. in 2005. Landquest has active projects from New Hampshire to South Carolina. Committed to creative and innovative land planning, the firm concentrates on esthetics and high design standards that are sensitive to the land and environment. Often this results in a lower yield, but a more marketable and desirable community to live in. For more information, visit http://www.landquestdevelopment.com.
About Flying Fish Project:
The Flying Fish Project is a nonprofit charity or 501(c)(3) run by Landquest employees, families and friends. The mission is to provide resources to organizations that serve the needy in the Caribbean. Through the efforts of its volunteer representatives, the project procures essential goods from the abundant resources available in America. These resources are then sent directly to governmental and non-governmental groups dedicated to serving children, the disabled and the disadvantaged. Over the past five years, the project has delivered more than 5 tons of much-needed supplies. For more information, please visit http://www.flyingfishproject.com.
About Christian Haitian Outreach:
Christian Haitian Outreach is an organization founded by Eleanor “Mother” Workman in Jeremy and Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The CHO has founded and managed two orphanages with more than 180 children and two schools serving more than 1,000 students. The organization is currently in the process of building a health clinic to serve the multitude of men, women and children without means to receive healthcare in the region. For more information, visit http://www.christianhaitianoutreach.org.
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