Renowned Local Philanthropists Elaine and Jay Moorin named presenting sponsor of Fostering Success’ 25th Anniversary Gala
Fostering Success, formerly known as Friends of Foster Children, is pleased to announce Elaine and Jay Moorin as presenting sponsor of its 25th Anniversary Gala on Friday, March 1. Themed “A Splash of Silver,” the exciting event will return to The Ritz-Carlton Naples, Tiburon and feature a cocktail reception, dinner and entertainment, as well as exclusive live and silent auctions.
“We are thrilled to be a part of this incredible event to support our local foster children in need,” said Elaine. “We invite the community to join us at this wonderful gala for an important cause: to ensure Fostering Success can continue creating services and opportunities to help some of the most vulnerable children in our area thrive.”
Elaine and Jay have been longtime supporters of Fostering Success, as well as nonprofit organizations across Southwest Florida. As a former researcher with experience in early childhood development, Elaine is a passionate advocate for the wellbeing and prosperity of youth throughout the community. She joined the Fostering Success board of directors in 2016 and currently serves as the board chair.
Individual tickets are $500; table pricing starts at $5,000. All proceeds from the gala will directly benefit foster children throughout the community. To purchase tickets or for more information about the 25th Anniversary Gala, visitwww.fosteringsuccess.net.
This year’s event sponsors and underwriters include an anonymous sponsor, Barron Collier Companies, Bon Vivant Journeys, Dance Arts by Maria, Jim and Faye Derham, Home-Tech, Life in Naples, Maxwell Mortgage, Naples Auto Donation Center, Naples Illustrated, PMS Inc. of Naples, The Players Club & Spa, Three60 Wine, Kathy VanOort, Carol and Lou Volpe, and the Woodruff Institute.
FEATURED PHOTO: Jay and Elaine Moorin Photo credit: Louis Venne Photography
About Fostering Success
Fostering Success provides educational and enrichment opportunities that enable foster children to fulfill their potential. The organization’s life-transforming programs are designed to ensure some of the most vulnerable children in the community receive the support they need, without interrupting their educational, social and emotional development, and have the opportunity to lead meaningful and productive lives. Programs include kindergarten preparation, tutoring provided by academic mentors, emergency supply kits, project enrichment activities, scholarships, as well as classes and assistance for those transitioning out of foster care. For additional information, visit www.fosteringsuccess.net or call 239-262-1808.