PARTY PICS

The Immokalee Foundation

WHAT: Preferred Travel of Naples’ Dazzling World of Travel event SUPPORTS: Programs that provide educational and career-building opportunities for Immokalee-area students, with the help of...

Marco Island Historical Society

WHAT: Twenty-Fifth Annual Gala SUPPORTS: Museum and outreach programs to preserve and share the history and heritage of Marco Island and the surrounding community. WHERE: Island...

Champions For Learning

WHAT: Fifth Annual Night of Champions HONORS: Community members who improve the lives of students through mentoring, leadership, and collaboration with educators. WHERE: Naples Grande Beach...

The American Cancer Society

WHAT: Bucket List Bash SUPPORTS: Programs and research to save lives, celebrate survivors, and lead the fight against cancer. WHERE: Naples Grande Beach Resort. The event...

Humane Society Naples

WHAT: Nineteenth Annual Unleash Your Heart Pet Lovers Gala SUPPORTS: Programs to temporarily shelter and find permanent homes for animals, and promote responsible pet ownership. WHERE:...

The Naples Players

WHAT: Sixty-fifth anniversary Sapphire Soiree gala SUPPORTS: Community theater programs, including plays, musicals, and all-ages arts education classes throughout Southwest Florida WHERE: Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

Friends Of Foster Children Forever

WHAT: Fifth annual Circle of Friends reception HONORS: The contributions of the Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida and Nancy Goldszak, academic mentor for Friends of...

Veterans Support Fund

WHAT: Celebrity Martini Glass Auction SUPPORTS: Programs for local veterans in partnership with the Community Foundation of Collier County WHERE: Artis—Naples. The event was sponsored by...

Senior Friendship Health Center

WHAT: Friends for Friendship dinner SUPPORTS: Programs that provide for the medical and dental needs of underserved senior citizens in Collier County WHERE: Naples Sailing and...

Naples Children and Education Foundation

WHAT: Naples Winter Wine Festival SUPPORTS: Programs that improve the physical, emotional, and educational lives of underprivileged and at-risk children in Collier County WHERE: The Ritz-Carlton...

KAJ Gallery

WHAT: VIP Grand Opening Reception Celebrates: Contemporary art, including works by artists Paul Tamanian and Mark Dickson, and sculptor Michael Lucero WHERE: KAJ Gallery, Naples

Naples Senior Center

WHAT: Seventh Annual An Evening for Better Tomorrows Gala SUPPORTS: Programs and social services administered through the Naples Senior Center, which serves Collier and southern...

National Alliance On Mental Illness

WHAT: Twelfth Annual Hope Shines Luncheon SUPPORTS: NAMI programs in Collier County that seek to improve the lives of people with mental illness and support...

The Shelter For Abused Women & Children

WHAT: Gentlemen Against Domestic Violence Shopping Evening SUPPORTS: Programs to end domestic violence and human trafficking, and protect survivors WHERE: Marissa Collections, Naples

Artis—Naples

WHAT: Friends of Artis—Naples Fashioning Influence Gala, featuring an Oscar de la Renta runway show presented by Saks Fifth Avenue SUPPORTS: Arts education programs for...

Provident Jewelry, Naples

WHAT: Holiday Party in Paradise, an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and cheer WHO: Provident Jewelry guests and their family and friends WHERE: Provident Jewelry, Naples....

Path 2 Freedom

WHAT: Third Annual Red Gala SUPPORTS: Initiatives to create hope and healing for child victims of human trafficking by providing safe environments and long-term recovery...

Naples Historical Society

WHAT: Christmas Gala at Historic Palm Cottage SUPPORTS: Education and preservation programs dedicated to Naples heritage WHERE: Historic Palm Cottage and the Norris Gardens, Naples. The...

Friends Of Foster Children Forever

WHAT: Ninth Annual Sip & Sample, an evening of wine tastings and appetizers SUPPORTS: Tutoring and mentoring programs for foster children in Collier, Hendry, and...

Humane Society Naples

WHAT: Twentieth Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon: Give All My Paws to Broadway, presented by The Striped Cabana SUPPORTS: Humane Society programs to rescue and...

The Everglades Foundation

WHAT: Sixth Annual ForEverglades Naples SUPPORTS: Restoring and preserving the greater Everglades ecosystem WHERE: The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club. The event was sponsored by...

Naples Children & Education Foundation

What: Appreciation brunch to kick off 2019 Naples Winter Wine Festival Supports: Underprivileged and at-risk children of Collier County by awarding grants to more...

Neighborhood Health Clinic Guild

What: Neighborhood Health Clinic Guild Welcome Back Reception Supports: The Neighborhood Health Clinic, which has served low-income patients in Naples since 1999. Where: Naples Art Association

Collier County Celebration of Philanthropy

What: Collier County Celebration of Philanthropy Luncheon. Honors: Nonprofit and civic organizations, and local businesses and philanthropists. Where: Grey Oaks Country Club, Naples. The event was...

The Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens

What: Zoo Gala in the Garden of Eden, kicking off the zoo’s centennial celebration. Supports: Educational efforts, including construction of a center. Where: The Naples Zoo....

Naples Botanical Garden

What: Fifteenth Annual Hats in the Garden Luncheon, featuring a Lela Rose runway show presented by Saks Fifth Avenue Supports: “Kids in the Garden”...

Fourth Annual Circle of Friends Luncheon

Friends of Foster Children Forever hosted Fourth Annual Circle of Friends Luncheon

Eleventh Annual Hope Shines Luncheon

Keynote Speaker Judy Collins and supporters of NAMI’s mission to help those affected by mental illness

Make-A-Wish Southern Florida

Guests and supporters of the organization dedicated to granting the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions

Naples Children & Education Foundation

2018 Naples Winter Wine Festival raised $152 million for local charities serving underprivileged and at-risk children

Pet Lovers Gala

Human Society Naples' 18th Annual “Mardi Gras Masquerade” Pet Lovers Gala

Blue Zones Project

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for Shula’s Steakhouse becoming a Blue Zone’s Project-Approved Restaurant

Community Foundation of Collier County

2018 Women of Initiative Luncheon honoring women who make a difference through philanthropy and civic engagement

Celebrity Martini Glass Auction

2018 auction, which showcased celebrity-signed and artist-designed glasses and raised more than $1.1 million for Paws Assistance Dogs’ Veterans programs.

The Shelter for Abused Women & Children

Old Bags Luncheon and Handbag Auction with guest speaker Jennifer Hyman, Rent The Runway co-founder and CEO

American Red Cross, Southern Gulf Chapter

Centennial Celebration and Gala at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

Boys & Girls Club of Collier County’s Youth of the Year Celebration

Special guest actor Ernie Hudson joins honored youth for BGCCC's annual celebration.

For the Love of Art

Supporters gather for the annual For the Love of Art event at Naples Art Association.

The Latchkey League

A Roaring Twenties Soiree featuring entertainment by famous composer and performer Richard “Dick” Hyman at Vineyards Country Club in Naples.

Senior Friendship Health Center

Friends for Friendship Gala held at Naples Sailing & Yacht Club.

Fifth Annual Visionaries of the Visual Arts Award

Fifth Annual Visionaries of the Visual Arts Award for the Harmon-Meek Gallery Fund

Twentieth Anniversary Celebration

Twentieth Anniversary Celebration at Naples Botanical Garden

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