Our sponsors


We Thank Our Sponsoring Partners

Manasota Beach Club

(Sydney  B. Crampton)

S.E.M. Family Foundation

(Jill Shively)

Our Other Donors

Carol Leonard

William and Marsha Oakley

Friends of the Englewood Charlotte 


Diane Bumba

Lasbury-Tracy Realty,Inc.

Marianne B. Owen

Cornelia “CiCi” Cook

Shelly Lampp Babington

OldFlorida OutdoorCenter

Frank and Joyce Deutmeyer

David Pastor

Key Agency Charitable Fund

Rotary Club of Englewood

Alfred III and Karen Current

John and Joan Flowers

And thank you to our Initial Officers and Directors

(for purposes of incorporation)

Joe Blais, President; Nathan "Bart" Tracy, Vice President; Carol Leonard, Secretary/Treasurer; Diana Harris, Director; John Mead, Director; Herb Stephens, Director; and Mitch West, Director.

and to our Founding Members

Joe Blais, Diana Harris, Maryjane Handlin, Carol Leonard, Bart Tracy, Bill Truex, Herb Stephens family, Mac and Esther Horton, Linda Wilson, Mote Marine Laboratory, William and Marsha Oakley, Sue Reske, and Anne Merrill

and to our Steering Committee

Joe Blais, Diana Harris, Mac Horton, Carol Leonard, John Mead, Herb Stephens, Bart Tracy, and Mitch West

and to everyone who donated through the years:

at the Winter Arts Festival on Dearborn, at the Englewood Area Board of Realtors, at the Englewood Rotaries,  at one of our Benefit Luncheons or through our website

Thank You!