May 2019 Events
1 FutureMakers Lee Senior
Decision Day—Lee County Public Schools at various Lee
County high schools to benefit The Foundation for Lee County
Public Schools. Dress code: college shirts/attire. Contact:
Kelly Thawley, (239) 337-0433,
for Pets at Vineyards Country Club to benefit Volunteer
Services for Animals. 8 a.m. Tickets: $125. Dress code: casual.
Chairs: Sondra Rice, Mendy Gordon. Contact: Sondra Rice, (239)
961-1015. email@example.com .
Apple Teacher Recognition Banquet at the Hyatt Regency
Coconut Point Resort & Spa to benefit The Foundation for Lee
County Public Schools. 5:30 p.m. Dress code: black-tie. Contact:
Beverly Burke, (239) 337-0433,
Doyle Backcountry Catch and Release Fishing Tournament at
multiple sites to benefit the Gene Doyle Memorial Foundation.
Tickets: $125 per child, $250 per adult. Dress code: casual.
Chairs: Normand Giguere and Claudine Auclair. Contact: Normand
Giguere, (239) 249-0453, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Dash to benefit the Naples Junior Woman’s Club. 5 p.m.
Tickets: $75-100. Dress code: garden cocktail. Contact: Emily
Sumpmann, email@example.com .
Derby Party on-site to benefit Naples Therapeutic
Riding Center. 4 p.m. Tickets: $50. Dress code: Derby-chic,
hats. Chair: Annette Pakula. Contact: Missy Lamont, (239)
596-2988, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Golf Classic at Naples Heritage Golf & Country Club to
benefit the Redlands Christian Migrant Association. 8:30 a.m.
Tickets: $225 per golfer. Dress code: casual. Chair: Jaime
Weisinger. Contact: Kathleen Roehm, (863) 781-2874,
Mutual Invitational at Quail West Golf and Country Club
to benefit Swinging With Purpose™. 1 p.m. shotgun start.
Tickets: $350. Dress code: golf. Chairs: Dr. Thomas and Amy
Hale. Contact: Diana Riley, (301) 706-7131,
Trafficking Symposium at the Cohen Center at FGCU to
benefit Christy’s Cause. 8 a.m. Tickets: $50. Dress code:
business-casual. Chairs: Dr. Amanda Evans, Christy Ivie.
Contact: Christy Ivie,
Annual Gold Ribbon Classic Golf Tournament at Bonita
Bay East to benefit Candlelighters of Southwest Florida. 8:30
a.m. Tickets: $155. Dress code: casual. Chair: Michael
Constantine. Contact: Klair M. Snellbaker, (239) 342-2223,
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive at the Collier Harvest
Warehouse to benefit Collier Harvest. 1 p.m. Tickets: free.
Dress code: casual. Chair: Connie Preu. Contact: Annette Kirk,
(239) 405-0921, email@example.com .
Performance of Coppélia to
benefit Gulfshore Ballet. Contact:
23 Lifetime Achievement
Awards presented by Gulfshore
Business magazine at the Hilton Naples. Dress code:
Foot Scholarship Awards Banquet to benefit The Winged
Foot Scholarship Foundation. 6 p.m. Tickets: $275. Dress code:
jacket and tie. Chair: Bud Hornbeck. Contact: Brooke Hornbeck,
(239) 280-3270, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Also in May:
Best of the Gulfshore presented
by Gulfshore Life magazine.
Dress code: business, business-casual.
benefit St. Matthew’s House. 8:30 a.m. Tickets: $1,000. Dress
code: golf. Contact: Natalie Combs, (239) 774-0500, ext. 161,
Partners in Education—State
of Our Schools Breakfast at Broadway Palm Dinner
Theatre to benefit The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools
7 a.m. Dress code: business-casual. Contact: Beverly Burke,
June 2019 Events
1 StandUp Paddle Poker Run at
Capri Fish House, Isle of Capri, to benefit Special Olympics
Florida—Collier County. 7 a.m. Dress code: beachwear. Chairs:
Stephanie Dangler, Becky Newell. Contact: Stephanie Dangler,
(239) 775-1991, email@example.com .
Fair Food Sustainer Drive online to benefit The
Coalition of Immokalee Workers. 9 a.m. Chair: Julia Perkins.
Contact: Ileana Roque Gonzalez, (239) 657-8311,
Also in June:
Clive Daniel Home Dress
Collection Party at Clive Daniel Home to benefit PACE
Center for Girls, Collier at Immokalee. 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $20
suggested donation. Dress code: business-casual. Chair: Jackie
Nelson. Contact: Mollie Martin, (239) 207-1878,
Eighth Annual Young
Executives Sunset Cruise on the Naples Princess to
benefit the David Lawrence Center. 6 p.m. Tickets: $45. Dress
code: casual. Contact: Emily Budd, (239) 304-3505,
Rock and Role Models at
Millennium Brewery to benefit Human Trafficking Awareness
Partnerships. 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $50. Dress code: casual.
Contact: Nola Theiss, (239) 415-2635,
Top Doctors presented
by Health Source magazine.
Dress code: business, business-casual. gulfshorelife.com/about-us/advertise/signature-events
Fifth Annual Grouper Slam at
Port Sanibel Marina to benefit LARC. 6 a.m. Chair: Alex Newman.
Contact: Angela Katz, (239) 334-6285, ext. 229,
That Dress! 11 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, Fort
Myers-Estero to benefit PACE Center for Girls, Lee County. 5
p.m. VIP, 6 p.m. general admission. Tickets: $30 per general
admission, $150 per VIP, $2,500 per VIP suite for 10. Dress
code: best dress. Contact: Allyson Ross, (239) 470-7548,
Also in August:
Rumrunners’ Celebrity Chef
Night at Rumrunners, Cape Coral, to benefit Barbara’s
Friends—Golisano Children’s Hospital Cancer Fund. 6 p.m.
Tickets: $175. Dress code: business-casual. Chairs: Todd
Johnson, Ralph Centalonza. Contact: Katy Martinez, (239)
214-0639, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Youth Masterpiece Theater at
Dunbar High School to benefit Quality Life Center of Southwest
Florida. 6 p.m. Tickets: $10. Dress code: casual. Contact:
Keesha Allen, (239) 334-2797, ext. 105,