Posted on Saturday, March 29, 2014
After attending our first Naples Wine Festival this year I thought it only fitting to follow up with this report. $13,100,000 was just given from the Naples Wine Festival proceeds to the children in Collier County. Wow. Read the full story in the Naples News at http://www.naplesnews.com/news/2014/mar/24/ncef-winter-wine-festival-grant-awards-collier-swf/.
Often times we locals see the wine festival as a gathering to bid up the prices of a lot of fancy items at some auction at the Ritz. What I miss sometimes is the tremendous good which comes out of all this revelry. 100% per cent of the earnings from the festival are paid out. All of it. Every cent. Sure it is a lot of fun but I need to remember all the good that comes from the festival.
We have over one hundred non-profit organization here in the county tackling a myriad of problems and challenges. God bless all of them and the people working on these endeavors. Those non-profits helping kids may be eligible for the Naples Wine Festivals grants. If you are reading this blog right now and think your non-profit might benefit reach out to this group and see how your non-profit might benefit next year.
Thirteen million dollars. Wow. I feel great today knowing these resources are off to help the kids in our area.
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Mark Goebel, PA is a REALTOR with Coldwell Banker on 5th avenue in Naples, Florida with 35+ years of visiting and living in Naples. After 25 years at Accenture, Mark retired as a managing director and spends his time helping non profits and building a Naples real estate team with his wife Nan. Talk to Mark and Nan about life in Naples and why they chose this place to live full-time over all others and enjoy Naples real estate.
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