Entries by LifeInNaples

Congressman Francis Rooney on Budgeting and Fiscal Responsibility

The most important duty of the federal government is to pass a fiscally responsible budget. This would be a budget which funds basic services, honors the commitments made for social security, and provides for the defense and security of our nation and its borders. For far too long we have suffered from irresponsible government spending that has failed to provide […]

THE AVOW FOUNDATION dynamic and focused

There are several definitions for a foundation but the most common is that it provides load bearing support and stability for structures. In other words the basis or groundwork in support of “what’s above.”  This portrayal represents the work of the Avow Foundation, the cornerstone of financial support to Avow Hospice, complimentary therapies, adult and children’s palliative care and […]

When Health is the Real Wealth

by Karen Coney Coplin The Senior Friendship Health Center isn’t a new organization. It’s served the medical and dental needs of Naples residents since 1985; until recently in a site near City Hall that most will remember as the (now closed) Chapel Grill restaurant. While it may have a new locale and an expanded mission, it remains true to its roots. […]

Care for our Living Reminders

by Danielle Green Naples Zoo, Director of Grounds and Gardens Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens is a special place. Within these 44 acres in the heart of Naples are living reminders of the history of this property and its evolution from a personal garden of Dr. Henry Nehrling to the world class zoological garden that it is today. Caring for the historic […]

Private Wealth Planning for Divorce

Why your divorce needs a financial analyst Going through a divorce can be a very stressful time. In a recent survey conducted by the  Institute of Divorce Financial Analysts™, 75% of respondents believe that a divorce financial specialist would have been helpful in preparation, negotiation and recover phases of their divorces. It is important to […]