ApothiCare 360 Presents 2nd Annual Snow Day Event to Benefit Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence

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Abuse Counseling and Treatment, Inc. (ACT) has announced presenting sponsor, ApothiCare 360 will join the lineup of organizations supporting Snow Day 2016, the family-friendly fundraiser, which will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at the Pediatric Dentistry of Fort Myers. In an effort to promote local education and awareness during National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Snow Day 2016 event organizers have pledged to make this year’s event bigger and better.

Welcoming sun and snow in one special day, the Pediatric Dentistry of Fort Myers facilities, located at 8100 Summerlin Lakes Drive in Fort Myers, will be transformed into snowfall fun for all ages to enjoy. Attendees will have the opportunity to delight in the snowfall special effects, a large blizzard tent area with snowball fun, on-stage entertainment, mascots from both the Fort Myers Miracle and Florida Everblades, as well as picture opportunities with Disney tribute characters from the movie Frozen. Furthermore, bounce houses, face painting courtesy of Painting With A Twist, food trucks, including Red Roc Cravings, Bullseye Eats Hot Dogs & More, and Kona Ice; special giveaways for the children, and a chance for the adults to win a 4-pack of one-day hopper passes to Disney World (valued at $620) are planned.

“All of us at ApothiCare 360 are honored to be a part of such an exciting, family-oriented event for such an outstanding cause,” shared Dr. John Dobbs, owner of ApothiCare 360. “With our Kids 360 program, providing all children ages 4 – 12 with a pharmaceutical grade, chewable multivitamin for free, Snow Day is a natural fit for us.”

Additional sponsors for the 2nd Annual Snow Day event include, Erickson’s Drying Systems, Daniels Law Firm, Joint Implant Surgeons, GameTime Fort Myers, Weichert Realtors, and Sky Zone. Each sponsor will provide special giveaways and fun activities for the whole family to enjoy.

As the only licensed and certified domestic and sexual violence center in Lee, Hendry, and Glades counties, ACT is a nonprofit providing safe, free, and confidential services for all survivors of domestic and sexual abuse seeking services. In 2015, the agency provided 5,654 clients with services. 256 were victims of sexual assault, of which 125 received the forensic examination for rape. In addition, 650 clients stayed in ACT’s safe shelters (nearly half of whom were children).

Fundraising events such as Snow Day 2016 are critical to helping the organization operate for the greater good of the community. Tickets are only $5 for adults, and $10 per child for an all-day wristband. For more information or to purchase tickets for Snow Day 2016, please visit http://drverwest.com/snowday/.

About Abuse Counseling and Treatment, Inc. (ACT)

Abuse Counseling and Treatment, Inc. (also known as ACT) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit social service agency providing safe, free, and confidential services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking in Lee, Hendry, and Glades Counties. ACT has been providing a circle of support for victims and their families since 1978. Managing one of the largest safe housing facilities in the State of Florida with 106-beds, ACT provides critical services to those in crisis through a 24-hour crisis hotline, counseling, forensic examinations, medical, legal and personal advocacy, violence prevention programs, children’s programs and more. For more information, please visit www.actabuse.com.

About ApothiCare 360
ApothiCare 360 is an independent, neighborhood pharmacy specializing in compounding and natural medicine. At ApothiCare 360 we emphasize prevention, treatment, and optimal health to achieve the ultimate goal of helping patients take action, change their life, and ultimately live better. Our team is composed of experts from Pharmacy, Medicine, Nursing, and Natural Medicine to produce 360 degrees of care for our patients. Give us a try and we’ll set you on your path to renewed health! Located on the corner of Daniels & Plantation. Give us a call at 239-690-7700 or visit us online at www.ApothiCare360.com.

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ApothiCare 360 Pharmacy & Compounding presents Pediatric Dentistry of Ft. Myers second annual ‘Snow Day’ on October 1, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. All proceeds collected from Snow Day supports the Abuse Counseling Treatment, Inc. (ACT) and brings attention to National Domestic Violence Awareness month.

The festivities include holiday pictures with Disney tribute characters from the movie Frozen. There will be snow special effects, 96.9 More FM live broadcast & music, games, giveaways, face painting, bounce houses, and food vendors.

Meet various mascots including Swampee from the Florida Everblades, Sway from the Fort Myers Miracle, Salty Sam’s Pirate Cruise pirates, and the Chick-Fil-A cow, Captain America Minion, Doc McStuffins, and Lego Star Wars Stormtrooper. View Frozen artwork courtesy of Painting with a Twist and create kid friendly crafts in Santa’s workshop.

“All of us at ApothiCare 360 are honored to be a part of such an exciting, family-oriented event for such an outstanding cause.  With our Kids 360 program, providing all children ages 4 – 12 with a pharmaceutical grade, chewable multivitamin for free, Snow Day is a natural fit for us.  As the owner of ApothiCare 360 I would personally like to thank ACT for what they do in the community and bringing this awesome event to our attention,” said Dr. John Dobbs.

“Snow Day provides support for a worthy non-profit in our community and has something for everyone,” said Dr. Tim Verwest, DMD. “This is the can’t miss event of the year,”

Prices are $5 for adult entry and $10 for all-day wristband for children (unlimited access to bounce house play, face painting, and VIP pictures with Disney tribute characters).  Snow Day 2016 is located at 8016 Summerlin Lakes Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33907.

ApothiCare 360 is an independent, neighborhood pharmacy specializing in compounding and natural medicine. At ApothiCare 360 we emphasize prevention, treatment, and optimal health to achieve the ultimate goal of helping patients take action, change their life, and ultimately live better. Our team is composed of experts from Pharmacy, Medicine, Nursing, and Natural Medicine to produce 360 degrees of care for our patients. Give us a try and we’ll set you on your path to renewed health! Located on the corner of Daniels & Plantation. Give us a call at 239-690-7700 or visit us online at www.ApothiCare360.com.