Dress for Success SW Florida is offering the Entrepreneurial Spirit Program (E$P) to provide future women business owners with the tools and support they need to succeed in their career. The event, which was originally scheduled to take place in August, has been rescheduled to be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m....
The Planned Giving Council of Lee County Inc. will present “Ethical Fundraising with Older Adults,” at its meeting held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 27 at Blue Coyote Business & Social Club in Fort Myers. This presentation will explore the legal and ethical considerations of executing planned...
Lee BIA Builders Care has opened registration for its second annual Charity Clay Shoot, beginning at 9 a.m. on Nov. 30 at Bermont Shooting Club. The tournament will begin at 10 a.m. and individual shooters and teams will navigate a 14-station course. Participants will receive a barbecue luncheon at 1 p.m., featuring...
Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida will host its seventh annual Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser from 6-8:30 p.m. on Aug. 29 at HeadPinz Entertainment Center in Fort Myers. Bowl-A-Thon is led by event chair Taylor Loethen of Scott Fischer Enterprises. The annual social event creates an opportunity for colleagues, friends, neighbors, and families to spend an evening...
The Lee Building Industry Association (Lee BIA) hosted its 11th Annual Bricks & Sticks Fishing Tournament May 31 and June 2. The Captain’s Dinner took place on May 31 at The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon. Tournament day took place on Captiva on June 2 at South Seas Island Resort. Proceeds will benefit the Lee...
The 8th Annual Goodwill Golf Classic raised more than $13,000 to benefit programs and services for people with disabilities and disadvantages in Southwest Florida. The tournament, held May 19 at Coral Oaks Golf Course in Cape Coral, included a four-person scramble, contests and hundreds of dollars in prizes.   In 2017, Goodwill...
The key to a great fundraising event is having a plan and timeline. One that will guarantee a solid return on investment. Fundraising events take a lot of time and energy. They are the backbone for many nonprofits to raise funds to support their charitable mission. The best fundraising event plan...
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Evening recognizes the dedication of local female mentors Wisdom becomes powerful when it is shared. Accomplished female entrepreneurs will be honored for imparting the lessons they’ve learned to young women in their organizations at Celebrating Women, a night of acclaim put together by Fort Myers-based financial independence organization Girls Going...