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Tickets available for Regional Cancer Center Fashion Show on Feb. 27

2019-01-18T19:07:14+00:00January 18th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tickets are available for the 12th annual Colors of the Sea Fashion Show benefiting the Regional Cancer Center and patients in their fight against cancer. Attendees will partake in an awards luncheon, benefit auction and viewing of contemporary and stylish apparel provided by local retailers Sanibel Outlets, Razzle Dazzle and House of Wu, and sported [...]

Helping Kids with Cancer Radiothon raises more than $150,000 to support lifesaving pediatric cancer treatments in Southwest Florida

2019-01-17T00:03:12+00:00January 17th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The 17th annual Mel’s Diner Helping Kids with Cancer Radiothon raised more than $150,000 on Jan. 11 by the Southwest Florida community, money that will fund lifesaving cancer treatments for children at Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida. The Radiothon, broadcast live by Cat Country 107.1 from Mel’s Diner in Fort Myers, generates support for [...]

Helping Kids with Cancer Radiothon set for Jan. 11 at Mel’s Diner, Fort Myers

2019-01-07T22:19:32+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The 17th annual Helping Kids with Cancer Radiothon will be held Jan. 11 and feature on-air appeals by pediatric cancer patients, medical professionals and celebrity guests. The Radiothon benefits Barbara’s Friends – Golisano Children’s Hospital Cancer Fund. Barbara’s Friends is named in honor of Barbara Haskell, who marveled at the bravery of children battling cancer [...]

Lee Health Foundation honors Amanda Cross with humanitarian award at its Evening of Appreciation event

2018-12-28T21:10:07+00:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Lee Health Foundation has awarded the Frank Haskell Humanitarian Award to Amanda Cross for her incredible leadership in creating SanCap Cares, a community initiative that has raised $15 million since its founding in 2000. The prestigious award was presented at the Foundation’s annual Evening of Appreciation, a formal event thanking donors and supporters for their [...]

Golisano Children’s Hospital Fashion Show raises more than $100,000 to support pediatric behavioral health

2018-12-14T19:27:43+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The 9th annual Golisano Children’s Hospital Fashion Show raised more than $100,000 to support Kids’ Minds Matter, a new pediatric mental and behavioral health movement in Southwest Florida. The elegant affair, held Dec. 3 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa, attracted more than 500 guests and featured a gourmet luncheon, fashion show [...]

The Joy in Childhood Foundation Awards $8,000 in Grants in Southwest Florida in Celebration of Giving Tuesday

2018-11-28T02:23:35+00:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Joy in Childhood Foundation, an independent organization powered by Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins, is celebrating #GivingTuesday in a big way. Today, the Foundation announced it has awarded a total of $2 million in funding to 150 organizations nationwide, including Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida and Lee Health Foundation in Southwest Florida as part [...]

Lee Health introduces Kids’ Minds Matter as Southwest Florida’s official children’s mental and behavioral health solution

2018-11-14T03:13:08+00:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

New $10 million community-wide campaign to bring new four-tiered model of care, change landscape of pediatric mental illness in region Lee Health and Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida today announced a new $10 million campaign to support Kids’ Minds Matter, the region’s new strategic solution for bringing improved access to care for families and [...]

Baycross Christian Family Foundation catapults children’s healthcare at Golisano in 5 million ways

2018-10-12T03:18:32+00:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

$5 Million Gift Changes Future Landscape of Children’s Healthcare in Southwest Florida through Little Red Wagon Fund Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida has received a momentous $5 million unrestricted donation from Baycross Christian Family Foundation to benefit the Golisano Children’s Hospital’s Little Red Wagon Fund and support its efforts to fulfill the region’s most [...]

Guadalupe Center seeks sponsors, golfers for its charity golf tournament at Vineyards Country Club in Naples

2018-03-07T21:55:17+00:00March 7th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The 4th annual Guadalupe Charity Golf Classic is set for Friday, April 20 at Vineyards Country Club in Naples. Guadalupe Center, a nonprofit organization focused on breaking the cycle of poverty through education for the children of Immokalee, is seeking both golfers and sponsors for its upcoming golf tournament. The cost for individual players is [...]

Junior Achievement names event sponsors for 2018 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County

2018-02-27T00:29:27+00:00February 27th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has announced title, platinum and gold sponsors for its upcoming induction and awards ceremony for the 2018 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County. IBERIABANK is the title sponsor for the event. Platinum sponsors include B & I Contractors, Inc. and Publix Super Markets. Additional gold sponsors include BB&T, Chico’s FAS, [...]

The Joy in Childhood Foundation Makes the Holidays Bright for Kids in Southwest Florida through Local Grants Totaling $17,250

2017-12-20T10:16:49+00:00December 20th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Funding is Part of a $2.7 Million Commitment to Support Critical Child Health and Hunger Needs   With the holidays upon us, the Joy in Childhood Foundation is making a special gift to address critical child health and hunger needs in Southwest Florida. The Joy in Childhood Foundation, the charitable foundation supported by Dunkin’ Donuts [...]