*PHOTO RELEASE* FDC Staff Delivers Gifts to Guardian ad Litem Children
INDIANTOWN, FLA. –Martin Correctional Institution (CI) donated and delivered over 200 gifts to the 19th Judicial Circuit’s Guardian ad Litem program. The institution began a toy drive competition between all staff units earlier this month. Sago Palm Re-Entry Center won with the most donations.
“Martin CI is proud to support the 19th Judicial Circuit Guardian ad Litem program this season by providing presents to children under their care,“ Warden Robert Hendry said. “I am grateful for the staff who generously donated their time and resources to benefit some of Florida’s most vulnerable citizens.“
The Florida Guardian ad Litem works to protect the safety and advocate for the best interests of Florida’s abused, abandoned and neglected children. For more information, please visit their website here.
As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs more than 23,000 members statewide, incarcerates more than 100,000 inmates and supervises nearly 140,000 offenders in the community.