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Seven honored at 2015 Awards Reception

On March 21, Avow held its annual awards reception preceding the 2015 Butterfly Ball event at Naples Grande Beach Resort. Seven people were recognized in four awards categories as follows: “The Phil Cole Philanthropy Award” presented to Avow supporters Dick Lee and Martha Tonra The Phil Cole Philanthropy Award reflects a lifetime of integrity, excellence and spirit of philanthropy as well as a significant, long-lasting contribution to Avow. The Cole Award celebrates an individual who has exhibited extraordinary distinction in lifetime achievement which has benefited the community, state or nation, demonstrated qualities of humanitarianism, public service and unparalleled service to Avow Hospice through volunteerism and charitable support. Dick Lee and Martha Tonra share a strong appreciation for the mission of Avow. As Dick puts it, “I have seen here in Naples how Avow has performed their ‘miracle’ on many occasions where my close friends have lost loved ones. Avow has […]


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