September 14
, 2017
CONTACT: Erin VanSickle

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Volunteer Florida today thanked Information Management Network (IMN) and the Sponsors of the 23rd Annual ABS East Conference for their support and generous donation to the Florida Disaster Fund, which was activated by Governor Scott to aid those impacted by Hurricane Irma. The Florida Disaster Fund, administered by the Volunteer Florida Foundation, is the State of Florida’s official private fund established to assist Florida’s communities in times of disaster. To make a contribution, visit or text DISASTER to 20222 to make a donation of $10.

“IMN is committed to supporting the people of Florida as they recover from this devastating storm,” said Julius Hill, IMN’s chief executive officer. “The Florida Disaster Fund is the best way to support the disaster relief organizations serving across the State of Florida.”

Volunteer Florida CEO Vivian Myrtetus said, “Volunteer Florida thanks IMN for its support of the Florida Disaster Fund. The Florida Disaster Fund will be critical as Florida works to get families, businesses, and communities back on their feet.”

About the Florida Disaster Fund:

The Florida Disaster Fund is the State of Florida’s official private fund established to assist Florida’s communities as they respond to and recover during times of emergency or disaster. In partnership with the public sector, private sector and other non-governmental organizations, the Florida Disaster Fund supports response and recovery activities.

How to Donate:

Donations to the Florida Disaster Fund are made to the Volunteer Florida Foundation, 501(c)(3) charitable organization, and are tax deductible. Donations may be made by credit card on the secure website or by check to the below address. Checks should be made payable to the Volunteer Florida Foundation and should include “Florida Disaster Fund” in the memo line.

Volunteer Florida Foundation
Attention: Florida Disaster Fund
3800 Esplanade Way, Suite 180
Tallahassee, FL  32311

For additional questions about the Florida Disaster Fund, please contact or call (850) 414-7400.