Mark Your Calendar

We host events throughout the year to recognize outstanding philanthropic contributions to our community; to educate donors, professional advisors and nonprofit leadership; and, to raise funds for grantmaking.

 November 2017

Celebration of Philanthropy – November 3, 2017 – Naples Grande Beach Resort

  • A salute to individuals, nonprofit organizations, corporations and civic groups that demonstrate passion about charitable giving and inspire others to do the same.

December 2017

Pictured: Ann Curry

Pictured: Ann Curry

register now buttonPower of the Purse – December 1, 2017 – Naples Grande Beach Resort

    • Bringing together civic-minded leaders whose charitable activities help improve the well-being of at-risk women and girls in our community.  Drawings for fabulous designer handbags.


  • Guest Speaker: Ann Curry
    Ann is an award-winning journalist and photojournalist, a former NBC News Network anchor, an international correspondent and has also been given numerous humanitarian awards. We hope you will join us to hear her speak on women and girls issues—locally, nationally and worldwide.

Spring 2018

Give Where You Live Collier – February 21-22, 2018

  • Give Where You Live Collier is a 24-hour, online giving event. The goal is simple – inspire Collier County residents to come together, show their pride in the community, and contribute to support the life-changing work of local nonprofits.

Women of Initiative Awards Luncheon – April 6, 2018 at Naples Grande Beach Resort

  • Celebrating women who, through their leadership styles, are an inspiration to all women seeking to make a difference through philanthropy and civic engagement.