The Story of the Power of Florence


    Power of Florence


July 21, 2018 will be the eighth annual Power of Florence.  In 2012, the Florence City Council dedicated the third Saturday in July every year to be known as the Power of Florence, a day dedicated to volunteering, giving back, and making a difference.  Join us and be counted as we have fun and work together, making Florence an even better place to live. 

Check out the fun we all had while making a difference in 2015: 

Be the Change~ Power of Florence

The 8th annual Power of Florence will be on Saturday, July 21, 2018.  Power of Florence 2016 was a huge success, hard working, generous people with big hearts made a huge difference by working together. 175 people worked on 9 service projects around town, making a total of 40 events.  Over $6,000 was raised and almost 2,000 pounds of food was donated for Florence Food Share and for the Florence Area Humane Society.  

In 6 years, this community has raised more than $42,000 for non-profits, have had 79 service projects, and collected more than 14,000 pounds of food for our Florence Food Share and for the Humane Society during the Power of Florence!  What an amazing community to live in!