Walk of Honor on the Bobcat
As the MOON set on Sunday morning, set up began
Our first event of the 2020-21 Fundraising Season, Bluegrass & BBQ, was a sold-out event. A guitar strumming evening with music provided by "Midnight Train" was enjoyed by all.
- 2021 ROYAL RIDE GOLF CART WINNERS -
MONTH RIDE #1 RIDE #2
January Robert & Janice McClanaghan Bill & Cathy Trent
February Rosemary Bussiere Louis Sharp
March Bruce & Ruthanne Hamlin John & Jini Hardenbergh
April Fran & Beverly Phillips Frank & Toni Walls
May Bill & Ellen Camp Dan & Maureen Geary
June Ray & Jane Leather Jim & Ruth Ruud
Juy Floyd & Mary Juday Rick & Maryann Melus
August Robert MacDonald Byron & Janet Hill
September Paul & Sheila Suffredini Shirley Ellis & Alex Martell
October Doug & Joanne Koplein Jim Henry & Jane Smith
November Tom & Beverly Zwetschke Mike & Karen McCreery
December Mike & Kathy Mason John & Patti Lauer
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- BIG SHOOTOUT - 56 CARD RAFFLE WINNERS -
$400 BILL GAMBER 9 OF SPADES
$400 DAN GEARY 5 OF SPADES
$2000 GERRY GRUBER JOKER OF SPADES
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BOURBON TASTING WINNER - RON NOBLE
Big Shootout - 56 Card Winners
Lucky Draw Raffle
Live Auction Winners
"LOVELY TO LOOK AT" FASHION SHOW 2020
Guest Speaker - Daila Lybarger, Director of Programs and Services, InStride
As one of our grant recipients, InStride, whose organization's mission is: "Partnering with our horses, we challenge individuals of all abilities to reach their fullest potential", provided the group with insight into their program.
Models ready to strut their stuff!!!!!
Thank you to Pete Petrie for Program Artwork, Fran Belcuore for Photography, the Men of the Foundation who managed our parking & provided transportation, the talented artists for their beautiful pieces donated to our Lucky Draw Raffle, the Model Assistants behind the scenes and those ensuring our models arrived and left the runways safely and the many volunteers who helped make the 2020 Fashion Show & Luncheon once again a fabulous fundraising event.
The Silent Auction always offers some great finds
Pete Petrie, Chairman and Bob Belcuore entertain guests at the Cocktail Party.
Hole in One Prize
Just a few of the Teams
Jim Henry - winner of both the Putting Contest and the Golf Cart
1st Place – Danny Edwards – The Fountains Country Club, Lake Worth, FL
2nd Place – Kevin Paschall –Serenoa Golf Club, Sarasota, FL
3rd Place – Rob Knight - PGCC
1st Place – Rob Beatenhead, Myrna Bianco, Jim Straub, Mike Hutto
2nd Place – Ed Arsenault, Luke Little, Joe Furtaw, Nick Forest
3rd Place – Robert Cross, Pat Decker, Ken Tracy, Gary Robertson
4th Place – Danny Cornell, Brad Houston, Joe Magennis, Ron Noble
5th Place – Doug Koplein, Fran Phillips, Joe Romary, John Lauer
1st Place – Totte Bolter, Neil Johnson, John Schaefer, Mike McCreery
2nd Place – William Johanns, Bob Jones, Pete Petrie, Jack Thuer
Closest to the Pin
1. Robert Cross
2. Jennifer Gosse
3. Monty Jackson
4. Danny Cornell
The 2018 Impact Grant was awarded to Literacy Volunteers of South Sarasota County. President Bob Hayden and the Impact Grant Committee presented the grant check to Joe Pokorney, LVSSC President, and Claudia Daniels, grant writer and Board Member.
The award of $19,271, will be used to fund a Study-Lab Program located in the Family Services Center, North Port, FL.
The 2017 Impact Grant awarded to Habitat for Humanity South Sarasota County is presented to Aimee Holmes, Chief Develpment Officer.
The Foundation has generously partnered with Habitat to launch a new home revitalization program, A Brush with Kindness. The award of $16,000, along with paint donated by Sherwin Williams, will be used to paint one home per month for a qualified homeowner.