Contact: Betsy Clayton, APR/CPRC

Communications Director

Lee County Government




Inaugural Lee County Fair Housing poster contest announced


Fort Myers, FL, Sept. 1, 2020 ‒ Entries are being accepted for the inaugural Lee County Fair Housing Poster Contest through Sept. 30. The contest is open to Lee County students in grades 3 through 5.


Lee County Human & Veteran Services is asking grade-schoolers to show what it means to be a good neighbor and create posters with themes such as supporting one another, increasing diversity and being respectful.


Posters should represent what Fair Housing means in the Lee County community and must:

  • contain wording that addresses the theme.
  • measure 11 inches by 17 inches, designed horizontally.
  • be on poster paper, poster board or similar material.
  • Include name, grade, school and telephone number of a guardian.


Materials used should be crayons, colored pencils, magic markers, paint, pastels or chalk. Please do not use glitter or glue.


Posters may be submitted electronically via a photo, emailed to or submitted physically via mail or drop box at Lee County Human and Veteran Services, 2440 Thompson Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901.


The Poster Contest is sponsored by Lee County Human and Veteran Services. For additional questions, please contact Clare Dennehy,


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