If you live in Alachua county and want to install solar panels on your house, you can buddy up with your community and get a bulk discount through a co-op. You can sign up at solarunitedneighbors.org/alachua.
You can help the Ocala police department choose a name for their new K-9 dog. The voting area is at ocalapd.com under the “I want to” tab. Fortunately or unfortunately the people's creativity has been tapered down and the pd already has a list of potential names chosen.
Alachua County Public Schools are having a food drive to help get groceries for students in need over winter break. They have a list of food items they are looking for because they want to put together uniform boxes, so it might be better just to donate the money you would have spent on the food. The deadline for food donations is today and money donations is the 14th.