HEALTHCARE CHAMPIONS ceremony Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by epradeep on Tue, 2015-12-22 07:40 The 2015 Healthcare Champions Award presentation was held at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center. Seven local health care professionals received awards for their outstanding service in the health care field out of more than 100 nominations.Read more about HEALTHCARE CHAMPIONS ceremony

Ground Floor Farm Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Ground Floor Farm held a ribbon cutting-ceremony celebrating several new beginnings on the farm—its new flock of egg-laying chickens, as well as the new market and cafe, open Tuesday through Friday from  11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The market features fresh produce, farm-to-table fare and craft beer and wine.

Project L.I.F.T.’s Annual Clam Bake

Project L.I.F.T.’s Annual Clam Bake Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Tue, 2014-10-28 09:43 The fourth annual fundraiser was a sell-out, raising more than $30,000 to help atrisk teens. The event was held at the Flagler Center, featuring a delicious New England style clam bake with an array of lobsters, freshly shucked clams, mussels and crabs. Attendees mingled, enjoyed live music and were treated to a comedy show.Read more about Project L.I.F.T.’s Annual Clam Bake

‘Wings of hope’ luncheon

The Salvation Army of Martin County Women’s Auxiliary held its 16th annual "Wings of Hope" luncheon to support Compassion House, the Army’s transitional shelter for homeless women and children. The event included both a silent and live auction and a special performance by renowned pianist Copeland Davis.

Safespace’s ‘walk a mile in her shoes’

Safespace’s ‘walk a mile in her shoes’ Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Fri, 2014-11-28 10:00 Local men and women attended this annual event to walk in 4-inch heels to raise awareness and funds for outreach and programs that support domestic violence victims on the Treasure Coast.Read more about Safespace’s ‘walk a mile in her shoes’

Meridian Marina Boat Parade

Meridian Marina Boat Parade Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by epradeep on Fri, 2016-02-26 03:17 More than 200 guests enjoyed the 2015 Martin County Christmas Boat Parade pre-party and captain's meeting held at Meridian Marina & Yacht Club in Palm City. Guests were treated to hors d'oeuvres, drinks and live music. The boat parade was held the following evening and concluded at the City of Stuart docks with a large crowd of onlookers.Read more about Meridian Marina Boat Parade

Roseann Gregory Cancer Foundation BEACH RUM PARTY

Supporters enjoyed a casual evening of food, games, entertainment, raffles and libations at The Inlet Beachfront Grill in Fort Pierce. Proceeds will benefit Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute's Marine Biomedical and Biotechnology Research program.

The 2015 ‘goombay bash’

More than 800 party-goers attended the 14th annual event held under the stars at Sandsprit Park in Stuart. The nautical-themed event, hosted by the Martin Health System LifeSavers, included tasty local eats, cool libations, live music and more. In addition to supporting maternity and pediatric care at Martin Health, proceeds from this year’s “Goombay Bash” will benefit the mother-baby home visitation program

Atlantic Classical Orchestra’s Gala Fundraiser

More than 150 guests gathered at Willoughby Golf Club for an evening of celebration and music at the Atlantic Classical Orchestra’s gala fundraiser. Attendees sipped on cocktails and had the opportunity to mingle with a legacy of ACO conductors.

2014 Frances Langford Humanitarian Awards Luncheon

2014 Frances Langford Humanitarian Awards Luncheon Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Tue, 2014-04-01 09:13 The United Way of Martin County Foundation recently honored Prestley and Helen Blake at Sailfish Point Country Club in Stuart. This prestigious award recognizes community leaders who, like Frances Langford, demonstrate a caring commitment and compassion for humanity in their lives and deeds. The Blakes were unanimously selected by the United Way Foundation board of directors for their personal service and philanthropy.Read more about 2014 Frances Langford Humanitarian Awards Luncheon

Elliott Museum Cocktail Car Show

The 20th Annual Elliott Museum Car Show Classics at the Beach featured over 90 vintage and unusual cars. More than 1,000 people attended the event held in the parking lot of the Elliott Museum to see the cars, talk with the owners, vote for their favorites, and enjoy a fun time with their families and friends. A pre show Benefit Reception was sponsored by Audi Stuart and Infiniti Stuart in the Audi Stuart show room the evening before the car show. Both events benefitted the Elliott Museum.

Soroptimist International of Stuart ‘Women of Distinction’ Awards

Hosted at Mariner Sands Country Club, the Women of Distinction awards acknowledged four women for their extraordinary work in the community. This year’s winners included Dr. Lisa Grassam Smith, Anita Cocoves, Mariam McKinney Carpenter and Caroline Nolan.

Re/Max Of Stuart Celebration

Re/Max Of Stuart Celebration Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by epradeep on Fri, 2016-02-26 03:17 RE/MAX of Stuart celebrated its 35th anniversary and paid tribute to its founder, Mary Ann Villalva, at the Children's Museum of the Treasure Coast. The firm was recognized last November by the AFP of the Treasure Coast as Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist of the Treasure Coast for supporting more than 60 charities, non-profits and company causes, including donating $105,000 all toward the Children's Museum.Read more about Re/Max Of Stuart Celebration

The Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute Foundation ‘Love Your Lagoon’

The eighth annual sold-out event took place at the Quail Valley River Club, raising critical funding to benefit research and outreach on the Indian River Lagoon by the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at FAU (HBOI). Proceeds from the event will fund the 2019 Indian River Lagoon Graduate Research Fellows program.

Helping People Succeed’s Pinot & Picasso

Helping People Succeed transformed its office into a gallery of art during its annual Pinot & Picasso event. The featured artists included those who were selected for the 2018 Art for Living Calendar. The event raised more than $80,000.


‘SINGING WITH THE STARS’ Event Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Tue, 2014-06-24 07:25 Five duos competed in the inaugural event in front of a supportive crowd of nearly 300 patrons at the Lyric Theatre. An esteemed panel and the audience judged the duos, each one consisting of an amateur singer paired with a professional partner. The winner was determined by a combination of talent, ticket sales and monetary donations. Proceeds from the event benefited Artists for A Cause.Read more about ‘SINGING WITH THE STARS’ Event

Library Foundation’s ‘Kiplinger Literacy Award’ Luncheon

The Library Foundation of Martin County recognized Leo Clancy as the 2017 Kiplinger Literacy Award honoree. Clancy’s guidance enabled the Foundation to play a critical role in advancing the Library’s goals for literacy activities throughout the community. More than 300 people attended the event, which also featured a keynote address by Knight Kiplinger, editor in chief of Kiplinger Publications.

Atlantic classical orchestra concert

Atlantic classical orchestra concert Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Wed, 2014-02-19 08:52 Sailfish Point Country Club hosted Atlantic Classical Orchestra’s benefit concert, “Treasuring the Classics.” Internationally acclaimed pianist Daniel Grimwood performed with ACO Chamber players. This special evening was in honor of the 90th birthday of Andrew McMullan, ACO conductor laureate.Read more about Atlantic classical orchestra concert

24th Annual Jo Covelli LUNCHEON AND Fashion Show

24th Annual Jo Covelli LUNCHEON AND Fashion Show Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Wed, 2015-04-29 03:40 More than 250 ladies, and a few gentlemen, joined the Hibiscus Children’s Center for an exciting afternoon affair held at Sailfish Point Country Club. Festivities began with a Champagne cocktail reception while guests bid on auction items, followed by lunch and a fashion show. All of the proceeds go toward services and programs provided by Hibiscus for abused children.Read more about 24th Annual Jo Covelli LUNCHEON AND Fashion Show

‘Dancin’ in the Streets’ Festival

‘Dancin’ in the Streets’ Festival Edit Delete Unpublish Submitted by admin on Fri, 2014-11-28 10:00 Three stages of live music filled the park at the 27th annual music festival held at Memorial Park in downtown Stuart with thousands of spectators enjoying live musical performances, food, drinks, vendors, a kids carnival and more.Read more about ‘Dancin’ in the Streets’ Festival