Chester Spellman Volunteer Florida CEO Bids Farewell As He Heads To Trump Admin To Lead AmeriCorps By Sascha Cordner • Aug 16, 2017 Volunteer Florida Facebook The head of Volunteer Florida bid a final farewell to Governor Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet Wednesday. Chester Spellman will be taking over a similar job in the Trump Administration. 22 Florida Organizations Awarded $13,000 Grants To Increase Volunteer Base By Sascha Cordner • Oct 31, 2016 Volunteer Florida Volunteer Florida is awarding 22 organizations across the state some significant matching funds to increase their volunteer base. Giving the Gift of Self for the Holidays By Tom Flanigan • Dec 12, 2015 Volunteer Florida ‘Tis the season for giving and simply giving of one’s time and talents to a worthy cause is just as important as the material kind of presents. Proposal To Plant Fruit Trees In Tallahassee Food Deserts Is Officially Awesome By Matthew Seeger • May 20, 2015 Matthew Seeger Awesome Tallahassee, a contest allowing innovators to pitch ideas to improve the capitol community, has crowned this month’s winner.