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Naples Preserve

Naples Preserve hosts a free holiday house for guests

December 8, 2016

With Christmas just weeks away, more and more people are entering the gift giving spirit. This year, Naples Preserve offers a special gift to residents in the area. Naples Preserve will be hosting a free...

Homeless Veteran food drive

Can drive held in honor of National Hunger and Homelessness Week

November 23, 2016

A canned food drive was held at Eaglepalooza on Thursday, Nov. 17. The drive ran from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and was organized by Evelyn Philistin, Director of Civic Engagement. It was organized as a part...

Wings of Shelter

Wings of Shelter hosts discussion about human trafficking at FGCU

November 17, 2016

Wings of Shelter, a local organization that dedicates itself to preventing and intervening against child sex trafficking in all areas, paired with FGCU civic engagement group, Eagle’s Wings, to host...

Precision medicine presentation to be held at FGCU

November 4, 2016

A presentation about precision medicine will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10 in Holmes Hall, room 224. “Precision medicine is medicine that is tailored to an individual's genome, instead of a...

MADD

More than 400 volunteers attend Make A Difference Day

October 27, 2016

More than 400 volunteers from FGCU and Wells Fargo partnered together for Make A Difference Day on Oct. 22. Volunteers helped 13 different nonprofit organizations, including the Salvation Army, Harry Chapin...

Caloosa Cleanup

Cleanup to save the Caloosahatchee

October 21, 2016

Billy Creek was established – and named after the Seminole chief Billy Bowlegs, who was coerced into surrendering there by the United States forces in the year 1858. Since then, it has become a very...

wine and design

Paint it Forward fundraiser held for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 20, 2016

October is the month of pumpkin patches and Halloween parties, but amidst all the fun, one organization is striving to bring awareness to a horrifying disease. On Oct. 16, Wine and Design of Fort Myers...

ECHO

ECHO fights to end world hunger

October 7, 2016

ECHO is an information center and agricultural agency that works toward increasing development around the world. They collect solutions to world hunger found globally and circulate them into their active...

Hispanic Festival

Hispanic festival brings unity to SWFL

September 29, 2016

Thousands of people were present at the Hispanic Heritage  Festival on Sept. 24 at Centennial Park in Fort Myers, where they were able to share their culture through  music, food and activities. The...

Blue Crayonz Autism

Organization seeks volunteers to help children with autism spectrum disorder

September 23, 2016

Blue Crayonz Inc. is a nonprofit organization that aids people in the community that have autism spectrum disorder. The struggle of being the parent of a child born with autism is known by many. This...

Brooke's legacy

Love is in the air: Brooke’s Legacy hosts adoption event in Naples

September 15, 2016

Patrons were all smiles this passing Saturday when Brooke’s Legacy hosted their weekly adoption event held at the Petco on Naples Blvd, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests were energetic and excited as they...

Emmy-winning filmmaker partners with Calusa Nature Center

September 15, 2016

Discovery Channel’s Andy Brandy Casagrande IV will be the featured guest speaker at the “Return to Nature” fundraiser, hosted by the Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium. If you’ve ever watched...

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