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2021 Sizzler 5K Results!

Special Award First Name Last Name Time Age Overall Female Clara Alford 21:49 17 Oldest Female Finisher Diane Meagh 40:40 61 Female Senior Grand Master (60+) Debbie Peters 30:34 60 Female Grandmaster (50+) Lynn Varner 26:01 56 Female Masters (40+) Angela Sabo 25:20 49 Overall Male Stephen Sroka 18:08 27 Oldest Male Finisher Bill deGrummond Read More

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ECCC SGI Sizzler a huge success

The ECCC SGI Sizzler 5K Race & One Mile Run Run was a great success.  It was a sizzling hot evening and over 50 volunteers aided in making the race a safe event for all.  Volunteers came from all over the county and Elder Care Community Council is very grateful for each and everyone that Read More

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First Annual On Line Auction

First ECCC On-Line AuctionElder Care Community Council of Franklin County, ECCC,  is collecting items for our first Sizzler 5K On-Line Auction.  The auction will go live on Thursday, August 5 at noon and close at 10pm on August 9th.   If you have an item to donate, text a picture to Bonnie Kellogg at 850-509-5009, Read More

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Newest Volunteers at ECCC

Volunteers really do make a difference in the lives of seniors in Franklin County.  Bonnie Davis’ grandkids, Annaliese and Theo Hovda baked pound cakes for the senior lunch out of Holy Family Senior Center in Apalachicola.  One of the newest volunteers at Elder Care Community Council of Franklin County, ECCC, is Nico Valenzuela, a 17-year Read More

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Sponsor the 2021 Sizzler!

SGI SIZZLER 5K RUN Saturday, August 7, 2021 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIESElder Care Community Council of Franklin County, Inc. Ginormous Grouper – $1000+ Low Country Boil – $500+ Seafood Platter – $200+ Oysters are King – $100+ Crafty Crab – $50+An Apple a Day – $25+ Give–A-Ways such as discount coupons, Free Drink Cards, etc. (Great opportunity for Read More

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Sizzler 2021! August 7 on SGI!

Elder Care Community Council (ECCC) is  excited to announce the ECCC SGI Sizzler 5K Race & One Mile Run/Walk on August 7, 2021 on St. George Island.  It is the 24th year for the race tradition on St. George Island and ECCC is the organizer and beneficiary. The race was cancelled last year due to COVID-19 Read More

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Assistance for food

S.N.A.P. is Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.  If you need assistance to purchase food, you may be eligible for S.N.A.P. food assistance benefits.  Many of us have been financially impacted during the COVID-19 health crisis.  Some of us are working reduced hours, are unemployed, or retired on a limited income.  If your finances are tight, see Read More