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FDC NW Reception & Gadsden Reentry, Fly Right Weekend of Ministry
October 21 @ 6:30 am - October 22 @ 12:30 pm$30.00
Fly Right Ministry is Growing in Florida!
We Need You!
For this event in Florida, we need 35 men or women including a dozen bikes. We will start off at the N.W. Reception Center/Annex on Friday, October 21, 2022, and move down the road to the Gadsden Reentry Center on Saturday, October 22, 2022.
Everyone must have a Florida Department of Corrections PIN. If you do not have a PIN, CLICK HERE. PLEASE START THIS ASAP!!
NOTES: CHOOSE OCCASIONAL VOLUNTEER, CHOOSE N.W. RECEPTION CENTER MAIN AT THE UNIT. EMAIL US AT: [email protected] AND LET US KNOW YOU HAVE STARTED THE PROCESS.
We will have a Thursday night gathering at 6 PM for everyone to attend at First Baptist Chipley, 1300 South Blvd, Chipley, FL 32428.
Notes about each unit:
- The N.W. Reception and Annex, 4455 Sam Mitchell Drive, Chipley, Florida 32423 will have three programs in the recreation yard. The gate time is 6:30 AM (CENTRAL TIME) We will eat lunch at the unit. We will be done and out by about 6:00 PM. The bikes are going inside. We can have a dozen. No official gathering afterward.
- The Gadsden Reentry Facility, 540 Opportunity Lane, Havana, FL 30333-7629 has a morning program in the recreation yard. The gate time is 7:30 AM (EASTERN TIME) We will be out of the unit at 12:30 in time for lunch outside the unit. No official gathering afterward. The bikes are going inside but NOT BEFORE making some noise by circling the unit! The warden “recommended” this action! Behave!!
Fly Right Ministry can get into prisons in FDC. We are targeting those from around Tallahassee to the FL line at Alabama. If you can help us build a team so we can do more, click here to send us a message. If you can help pay for the event, which is about $14,000, please click here!
At our last event, we noted that it is “legal” to smoke inside FDC units. The inmates are NOT allowed to smoke. Therefore, we are respecting the inmates and asking you not to smoke.
Fly Right Ministry can get into prisons in FDC. We are targeting those from around Tallahasse to the FL line at Alabama. If you can help us build a team so we can do more, click here to send us a message.
We do not have negotiated rates at any of these hotels. There are other choices. We recommend changing hotels on Friday. There is a one-hour time loss going from Central to Eastern and it is a 1.5-hour actual drive. This is the recommended Hotel for Thursday night. We stayed here last time. Comfort Inn & Suites, Chipley I-10, 1140 Motel Drive, Chipley, FL, 32428, (850) 415-1111
Available hotels for Friday night close to the prison:
- Quality Inn, 75 Spooner Rd, Quincy, FL, 32375 (850) 627-4633 (A little less $$, pets and smoking)
- Holiday Inn, 101 Spooner Rd., Quincy, Florida 32351 (850) 875-2500 (A bit more $$, no smoking)