Call for nominations for Uncommon Friends Foundation’s Business Ethics Award

The Uncommon Friends Foundation has opened nominations for its 2019 Business Ethics Award that are due by September 1. Businesses in Lee, Charlotte, Collier, Hendry and Glades Counties who consistently demonstrate a system-wide commitment to high ethical business practices are eligible. Businesses can nominate themselves or be nominated by a third party. The online nomination.

Waterfront River District Food and Brew Festival is this weekend! Benefits Uncommon Friends Foundation!

The excitement and planning for the first-ever River District Food and Brew Festival is in the air! Rain or shine, attendees will have a fun afternoon, knowing that 100% of the proceeds will go to support the Uncommon Friends Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to lifelong character building among today’s youth and business leaders. Food,.

Applications are Open for Uncommon Friends Foundation Scholarships – Deadline is April 1

The Uncommon Friends Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2019-2020 school year student scholarships, which will be awarded to deserving individuals (including veterans, single parents, grieving youth, and the disabled) who are pursuing post-secondary degrees in education, law, technology, healthcare, technical, and other studies. The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019. Nominees must.

Event reminder: Burroughs Home & Gardens to host bridal exposé Nov. 11 – “Brunch on the River” – comprehensive wedding planner

The Burroughs Home & Gardens is taking reservations and finalizing plans for its inaugural “Brunch on the River: An Inspirational Bridal Exposé” to be held on November 11, 2018 to showcase the venue’s expansive waterfront views, alongside a comprehensive array of wedding professionals and services. The strolling tour will introduce engaged couples to the grandeur.

Uncommon Friends Foundation announces Business Ethics Award finalists

The Uncommon Friends Foundation is pleased to announce the finalists for its 2018 Business Ethics Award. The finalists are Chris-Tel Construction, PBS Contractors and Priority Marketing. As part of the final judging, finalists and area business leaders will jointly participate at the 13th Annual Ethical Leadership Conference on October 23 hosted by the Lutgert College.

Burroughs Home & Gardens to host “Brunch on the River – an Inspirational Bridal Exposé” on Nov 11

The Burroughs Home & Gardens is taking reservations and finalizing plans for its inaugural “Brunch on the River: an Inspirational Bridal Exposé” to be held on November 11, 2018 to showcase the venue’s expansive waterfront views, alongside an array of over 45 wedding professionals and services. The strolling tour will introduce engaged couples to the.

Last Call for Business Ethics Award Nominations

The Uncommon Friends Foundation is closing nominations for its 2018 Business Ethics Award on September 1. Finalists will be announced in advance and honored at a special business ethics luncheon hosted by Florida Gulf Coast University’s Lutgert School of Business and the Uncommon Friends Foundation on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. The recipient of the Business.

Fort Myers Woman’s Community Club presents check for $26,970 to Uncommon Friends Foundation

Holiday House Chair Tracy McGee of the Fort Myers Woman’s Community Club recently presented a check for $26,970 to Executive Director Jennifer Nelson of the Uncommon Friends Foundation from its 61st Annual Holiday House. As every year, the historic Burroughs and Langford-Kingston homes at 2505 and 2500 First Street are decorated in miles of ribbon,.

Save the Date for 2018 Uncommon Evening – November 8, 2018 – 25th Anniversary of Uncommon Friends Foundation

The Uncommon Friends Foundation (UFF) is pleased to announce its 2018 Uncommon Evening annual gala is set for Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the historic Burroughs Home & Gardens at 2505 First Street in downtown Fort Myers. The theme of “Reflections on the River” will celebrate the Uncommon Friends Foundation’s.

Girls Going Places celebrates women with Uncommon Friends Foundation

Wisdom becomes powerful when it is shared. Accomplished female entrepreneurs will be honored for imparting the lessons they’ve learned to young women in their organizations at Celebrating Women, a night of acclaim put together by Fort Myers-based financial independence organization Girls Going Places. Mentors and their guests will gather Thursday, April 12 from 5-7 p.m..