Box Of Balloons Makes Sure Every Child Gets A Birthday Party

Every child looks forward to their birthday and their birthday party. Some children, however, are not able to have a festive birthday party. If...

Welcome Home Haiti Mission From FishHawk Fellowship Church Builds More Than...

By Amanda Boston With more than half of its populace plagued with illiteracy and unemployment, Haiti is the most impoverished country in the western hemisphere....

JesusChurch Helps Puerto Rico Recover From Hurricane Devastation

By Michael Smith JesusChurch in Riverview has been helping Puerto Rico recover since Hurricane Maria devastated the island in late September. The hurricane slammed into the...

Volunteers Needed To Advocate For Children Through Guardian ad Litem Program

By Kate Quesada According to Valrico resident Marilyn Garcia, there are more than 1,500 children in foster care in Hillsborough County currently. Many have been...

Hurricane Irma Relief Information

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Relief Fund Established For Hillsborough County Residents Impacted By Hurricane Irma Even before Hurricane Irma hit Hillsborough County, good Samaritans all...

Seeds Of Hope Meets Alafia River Community Needs After Floods

By Kate Quesada When the Alafia River flooded in the wake of Hurricane Irma last month, residents living in affected areas lost their homes and...

Brandon Residents Raise Funds For Devastated St. Thomas

By Kate Quesada When Rick and Debbie Ploor and their family set off for their vacation in St. Thomas in early September, they had no...

Valrico/FishHawk Chamber Responds To Community Hurricane Needs

By Kate Quesada As the dust settled after Hurricane Irma left the Brandon area last month, Melissa Haskins, President of the Valrico/Fish Hawk Chamber of...

Campo YMCA Offers Showers And More For Residents After Flooding

By Kate Quesada When Valrico residents living along the Alafia River experienced flooding in their homes after Hurricane Irma, the Campo YMCA and its members...

Volunteers Needed For Annual Hillsborough River And Coastal Cleanup

By Tamas Mondovics Area residents are once again urged to put on their volunteer hats and join one of the largest environmental improvement and cleanup...