WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Senator Rick Scott announced that he will donate his third quarter Senate salary to the Neighborhood Health Clinic in Southwest Florida. The Neighborhood Health Clinic delivers medical and dental care to uninsured, low income and working Collier County adults. It is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, charitable organization supported by individual donations, businesses, foundations, service clubs, civic and religious organizations, and grants. The Neighborhood Health Clinic does not accept any government funding.
Senator Rick Scott said, “In times of crisis, our communities come together to support one another. The Neighborhood Health Clinic has gone above and beyond to take care of Floridians throughout the coronavirus pandemic. With the support of hundreds of selfless volunteers, the Neighborhood Health Clinic provides hope and quality medical care to those in need. Their selfless work to keep Floridians safe and healthy has made an incredible impact on the lives of so many, and I am honored to support their mission.”
Leslie Lascheid, CEO of the Neighborhood Health Clinic, said, “We are fortunate to have such generous support by Senator Rick Scott and his wife, Ann. As loyal supporters of the Clinic, they allow us to continue to help those in need.”