Tony Satterfield, last year’s honoree, Dannette Lynch of the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association and Robin Sollie of TBBCoC (not pictured) surprised County Commissioner John Morroni with the Frank T. Hurley Tourism Person of the Year Award. Photo by Tropical Focus.
Pat Shontz, City of Madeira Beach commissioner presented the Key to the City to John Meagher, Sam Fallenbaum and all Gulf Beaches Rotarians for their commitment to the community of Madeira Beach and its children.
Gulf Beaches Rotary Club presented a check for $20,578.58 to the City of Madeira Beach for its share of proceeds from the 2016 Spring Break Festival at ROC Park
100 Women Who Care (WWC) donates $8,000 to Directions For Living – DFL provides & coordinates resources for families in need, helps prevent unnecessarilly removal of children from their homes. Go to www.directionsforliving.org For WWC, call Brenda George at 727-515-1868 or Facebook 100+ Women Who Care, Pinellas County. L-R: Brittany Peters, Director of Project HOPE; Karen B. Yatchum, DFL COO; April Lott, DFL Pres.& CEO; Julie Webster & Brenda George, Co-Leaders of WWC; Lyndsey Slatter, Family Care Manager; and Michelle Pedigo, Director of Family Preservation
Gulfport Toastmasters is the top chapter in the region, gleaning top honor from Toastmaster’s International for the 4th year straight.
L-R: Westley Whittaker, Ronalda Hobson, Bob Schlesinger, club President Kelly Wright and Robin Riddell. Photo courtesy of Tropical Focus