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Pace Center for Girls, Lee County to host 2019 Tides of Change Nov. 8

2019-07-01T12:20:30-04:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County has announced its fundraising event Tides of Change, to be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, at MarineMax, 14030 McGregor Blvd. in Fort Myers. Pace Center for Girls invites the community to help chart a smoother course for at-promise young women in Lee County through [...]

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County announces June 19 Love That Dress! collection event, ‘FUNky Fashion Show’

2019-05-22T14:37:11-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County’s next Love That Dress! collection event, “FUNky Fashion Show,” will be held on Wednesday, June 19. FUNky Fashion Show, hosted by IBERIABANK and presented by the Gunterberg Charitable Foundation, includes a fashion show of one-of-a-kind recycled or repurposed pieces created by individuals and businesses, as well as a selection [...]

Brown & Brown Insurance, Child Care of Southwest Florida announce registration details, sponsorship opportunities for golf tournament on Sept. 27

2019-04-29T09:46:47-04:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , , |

Brown & Brown Insurance of Southwest Florida has opened registration for its fourth annual Charity Golf Outing, which helps provide local children with scholarships to attend the early childhood education program at Child Care of Southwest Florida. The four-person scramble golf tournament features a hearty breakfast, a round of championship golf, lunch and an awards [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida earns highest rating from Charity Navigator for third consecutive year

2018-01-02T10:44:25-04:00January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is proud to announce that for a third consecutive year, the organization has earned a four-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities. This is the highest honor Charity Navigator bestows upon charitable organizations demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. This [...]

Annual Shell Point Open Charity Golf Tournament raises $67,000 for future Arts Center

2017-12-14T11:19:21-04:00December 14th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community, a resort-style, nonprofit continuing care retirement community in Fort Myers, recently hosted its 14th annual Shell Point Open Charity Golf Tournament, raising more than $67,000 to benefit the future Arts Center at Shell Point. Presented by The Legacy Foundation at Shell Point, the annual event brought 144 Southwest Florida golfers together [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. name Barbara Banke of Jackson Family Wines the 2018 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest’s Honored Signature Vintner

2017-11-16T09:29:29-04:00November 16th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. has named Barbara Banke, chairman and proprietor of Jackson Family Wines, as the Honored Signature Vintner of its annual signature fundraising event, the 2018 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest. Representing Jackson Family Wines at this year’s Signature Vintner Dinner on Nov. 28, 2017, is Erik Ackerman, vice president of The [...]

Magic Under the Mangroves™ gala fundraiser set for March 3 at Conservancy of Southwest Florida

2016-11-08T14:59:33-04:00December 9th, 2015|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida will host the 12th annual Magic Under the Mangroves™ gala dinner and auction fundraiser on Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center. Presented by Northern Trust, the Magic Under the Mangroves™ fundraiser is a recognition of the continuing importance of protecting the [...]

“What’s your crisis communication strategy? Lessons learned from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure”

2016-11-08T15:00:56-04:00February 7th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Susan G. Komen for the Cure took hits left and right in the media, from both donors and the public, after the world’s largest breast cancer charity announced it would no longer fund grants to Planned Parenthood, currently under government investigation for possible misuse of public funds for abortions. In an effort to “fix” the [...]