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.

December 2018

Power of the Purse- December 5, 2018 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

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: Ginger Zee
    Ginger is the ABC News Chief Meteorologist and bestselling author of Natural Disaster: I Cover Them, I am One. We hope you will join us on December 5 to hear her speak about women and girls’ issues—locally, nationally and worldwide.  Event registration coming early summer.

Power of the Purse media sponsor:



April 2019

Women of Initiative Awards Luncheon – April 5, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

Check back to get more information on the 2019 Women of Initiative event. The Women of Initiative event will continue through 2019 and then will return every other year so that we can bring you something fresh and new.

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