February 20, 2016 at the Naples Grande Beach Resort
The Avow Founding Women’s Board will host the 2016 Butterfly Ball at the Naples Grande Beach Resort on February 20, 2016. All proceeds benefit the hospice, palliative care and grief support programs offered by Avow. Ticket price is set at $300 per person. A patron-awards event will be held in advance of the Ball on February 9. Ticket price for the patron event is $100. Sponsorship, underwriting and in-kind donation opportunities to support the 2016 event are still available.
For more information call 239-261-4404.
“Each year our Ball takes on a new theme inspired by the travels of the butterfly,” said Avow Board member Lee Pinto. “In 2016, guests will enjoy sophisticated sights, sounds and tastes inspired by the tropical island of Hawaii. The black tie event will include silent and live auctions, dinner and musical entertainment by High Voltage.
Nearly 300 people attended the 2015 Ball and over $440,000 was raised through cash, sponsorships and in-kind donations.
Members of the Avow Founding Women’s Board include: Chair Lee Pinto, Lesley Brookman, Sheryl Ferrie, Dana Hall, Rosemary Hammar, Anne Hoffman, Lavigne Kirkpatrick, Gay Kronen, Judy LeDoux, Thelma Lyon, Karen Rollins, Delores Sorey and LeAnn Toth.
The Avow Butterfly Ball event earned a 2012 gold award from Fundraising Success Magazine. The 2014 event logo and 2015 event invitation earned Marcom gold awards.
Special thank you to our 2016 event sponsors