ABC Action News partners with Beasley Media for Operation Pay-It Forward

Posted at 5:54 PM, Oct 19, 2018

Our friends, family and neighbors in the panhandle are suffering from the devastation of Hurricane Michael.

ABC Action News is taking action and with your help, we can make a difference.

ABC Action News is proud to partner with all the radio stations from the Beasley Media Group for Operation Pay-It-Forward!

We’re collecting some of the most needed items to help in their time of need. An easy way for you to help and drop off donations.

  • Monday, October 22 from 5:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Yuengling Center located on the USF campus!

The supplies will be transported north by the next wave of Special Incident Response Team deputies helping with recovery efforts in the Panhandle.

Most Needed Items:

  • Non-Perishable Food (Pull-Tab Canned Goods, Granola Bars, Sports Drinks,
  • Individual Snacks, Water)
  • Pet Food (Dry Food, Canned Food)
  • Baby Supplies (Diapers, Baby Wipes, Baby Formula, Baby Food)
  • Cleaning Supplies (Bleach, Disinfectant, Sponges, Rubber Gloves, Trash Bags,
  • Brooms, Mops)
  • Personal Hygiene Supplies (Body Wash, Bar Soap, Shampoo, Hand Sanitizer,
  • Deodorant, Shaving Cream, Razor, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Wash Cloths)
  • Medical Supplies (Non-Prescription Drugs, Band-Aids, Medical Tape, Ointment,
  • Chapstick, Sunscreen, Bug Spray)
  • Paper Supplies (Plates, Bowls, Cups, Paper Towels, Toilet Paper, Plastic
  • Bags, Plastic Utensils)
  • Bedding (Sleeping Bags, Cots, Pillows, Blankets, Sheets)

Unfortunately, we will not be able to take clothing items or money. Monetary donations can be given to the American Red Cross by calling 1-800-7669 or by visiting