PARTY PICS

STARability Foundation

What: Pre-opening reception of the STAR Store: Upscale Resale & Stellar Art  Supports: STARability programs that emphasize teamwork, community awareness, and respect for people...

RCMA

What: Twentieth Annual Lipman Golf Classic Supports: Students from migrant and low-income families in RCMA development centers, family child-care homes, charter schools, and after-school programs...

Naples Children & Education Foundation

What: Annual Grant Awards Ceremony Celebrates: The nearly $16 million raised during the 2019 Naples Winter Wine Festival, which was founded by NCEF. The...

Naples Therapeutic Riding Center

What: Kentucky Derby Party Supports: Therapeutic horseback riding and other equine-facilitated group services for children and adults with special needs Where: Naples Therapeutic Riding...

Guadalupe Center

What: Old Hollywood Signature Event Supports: Educational programs that seek to break the cycle of poverty for children who live in Immokalee Where: The Ritz-Carlton Golf...

Wedding Issue Launch Party

What: Wedding Issue Launch Party hosted by the Hoffmann Companies Celebrates: Naples Illustrated’s May/June wedding-themed issue Where: The Bevy, Naples

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida

What: Luncheon with Dr. Andrew Weil Supports: Programs that provide primary medical services to patients regardless of their income or insurance status. Where: A...

Rookery Bay Research Reserve

What: Friends of Rookery Bay Tenth Annual Bash for the Bay Supports: Youth science education, coastal research and conservation, and volunteer and outreach programs. Where: Rookery...

Pace Center for Girls Collier

What: Crazy Pantz Supports: Pace programs in Immokalee that enable young women to complete their education, build self-esteem, and develop relationship skills. Where: Inspira, Naples. The...

Naples Art Association

What: For the Love of Art Sixty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration Supports: The continuous creation of a visual arts center that inspires and empowers artists and the...

Nami Collier County

What: Sips and Saddles, An Afternoon of Dressage on the Green Supports: Education, housing, employment, and advocacy programs of the National Alliance on Mental...

Friends of Foster Children Forever

WHAT: Twelfth Annual Boogie Bash “Roar into the ’20s” SUPPORTS: Programs that provide educational and enrichment opportunities for children who enter, or are at risk...

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

WHAT: Event celebrating Barbara and Jack Nicklaus as Champions for Children HONORS: The Nicklaus family for their support of the Nicklaus Children’s Health System, which...

Collier County 100 Club

What: Bourbon & Burgers Supports: The fundraising efforts of the Collier County 100 Club, an organization that provides immediate financial assistance to first responders...

The League Club

What: Naples Tables Supports: The League Club’s mission to strengthen communities through fellowship, education, volunteerism, and philanthropy. Where: The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples. The...

Golisano Children’s Hospital

What: Kids’ Minds Matter Secret Garden Gala Supports: Pediatric mental and behavioral health care at Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida, a part of...

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”...

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