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A glamorous gala for Clara White Mission

A glamorous gala for Clara White Mission

It’s a celebration of the mission, as well as 12 years of the Pearls & Cufflinks, a masquerade gala on behalf of The Clara White Mission. The Citi Card headquarters played host and doubled up as one of the lead sponsors for this year’s star-studded fundraiser. Jacksonville’s finest supporters of the Clara White Mission came […]

An evening of Pure Imagination at River Garden Gala

An evening of Pure Imagination at River Garden Gala

If Willy Wonka walked into the room at the 24th Annual River Garden Gala, he would have felt right at home. From the Oompa Loompas to the land of the lollipops, the décor made for an entertaining evening for gala patrons Nov. 12 at the Sawgrass Marriott. In addition to the candy-covered backdrops, the black-tie […]

Rollin’ on the river at Red, White and Blues

Rollin’ on the river at Red, White and Blues

The North Florida School of Special Education welcomed guests and sponsors to the 7th annual Red, White and Blues fundraising event Nov. 18 at the riverfront estate of Gary McCalla. McCalla has hosted the annual food and wine event at his property on the river for the past several years and exhibits exemplary dedication to […]

Gala delivers big bucks to fight Type I Diabetes

Gala delivers big bucks to fight Type I Diabetes

Michael Mayo, FACHE, hospital president of Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville, was the honoree at the 16th annual JDRF Gala, One Night on Safari, at Sawgrass Marriott Oct. 15. Event chair Katie Bush acknowledged Mayo as a visionary leader committed to a future with advancements in patient care and quality outcomes as well as his narrowed […]

Considering those in need, sheltering families

Considering those in need, sheltering families

The Salvation Army of North Florida celebrated its third annual Red Shield Ball at the Deerwood Country Club, Oct. 23. The annual event helps to grow programs and heighten awareness related to services offered at the area’s Red Shield Lodges. One of our area’s longest serving nonprofits, the Salvation Army’s lodges continue to be a […]

2016 Cowford Ball a boot scootin’ good time

2016 Cowford Ball a boot scootin’ good time

It was a diamond-studded affair at the American Cancer Society’s annual Cowford Ball. This year’s theme, “Denim and Diamonds,” delivered many a fashionable boot helping to give cancer more than a swift kick. It was a family affair at the 21st annual event as Honorary Chairs Gaspar and Irene Lazzara led the way, followed by […]

Animals are champions of the night

Animals are champions of the night

The Jacksonville Humane Society celebrated the efforts of donors and volunteers who have continued to support the coveted JHS Medical Fund. This much-needed initiative continues to assist and better the lives of homeless animals, especially those that are ill, neglected or gravely injured. A Toast to the Animals 2016 was raised once again by Chairs […]

Guests were ‘lovin’ it’ at Red Shoe Crew party

Guests were ‘lovin’ it’ at Red Shoe Crew party

Ronald McDonald House’s Red Shoe Crew hosted its annual Fries With That Wine event in the newly renovated East US Assure Club at EverBank Field Sept. 23. Presenting sponsor for the sold-out event was EverBank Field and the event included live music, a photo booth, craft beer and a raffle. Touted as one of Jacksonville’s […]