Entries by LifeInNaples

Valerie’s House Receives NCEF Grant to Expand in Collier County

New Naples Home Set to Open in August Valerie’s House, the first and only Southwest Florida nonprofit grieving center focused solely on children’s grief, announces the Naples Children & Education Foundation (NCEF), the founding organization of the Naples Winter Wine Festival, has provided a $100,000 grant to support the expansion of their Collier County-based support groups […]

2020 NAPLES WINTER WINE FESTIVAL UNVEILS STAR-STUDDED ROSTER

Honored Vintner Saskia de Rothschild and Chef de Cuisine Sarah Grueneberg, along with Piero Antinori, Ann Colgin, Emeril Lagasse, Charlie Palmer and more will gather in Naples, Florida to honor the Naples Winter Wine Festival’s 20th Anniversary. Today, the Naples Winter Wine Festival (NWWF) announced that the 2020 Honored Vintner will be France’s acclaimed Saskia […]

Healthcare Network of SW Florida announces new Vice President of Philanthropy.

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida, a nonprofit organization working to ensure primary medical care is accessible to everyone in our community, regardless of ability to pay, announces Dr. Lou Traina has joined the organization as the vice president of philanthropy. Lou will serve as a key leadership team member managing the foundation’s fundraising and development strategies. He will primarily […]

NYC AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO COLLIER COUNTY STUDENTS

NAPLES YACHT CLUB CHAPTER OF INTERNATIONAL ORDER OF THE BLUE GAVEL AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO COLLIER COUNTY STUDENTS Dozens of students from schools across Collier County were awarded college scholarships this month by the Naples Yacht Club Chapter of the International Order of the Blue Gavel enabling them to proceed to college and further their education. […]

PARKINSON ASSOCIATION OF SW FL. HOSTS BINGO FOR BAGS & BAUBLES

Last year’s sold out Bingo event returns on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Stonebridge Country Club to benefit the Parkinson Association of Southwest Florida.It is anticipated over 200 people will gather to play Bingo for designer handbags and baubles. The designer handbags include: Louis Vuitton, Versace, Kate Spade and Burberry. Tickets are $55 per person […]

Life in Naples Magazine becomes Blue Zone Partner

 What began as a New York Times bestseller by National Geographic Fellow Dan Buettner has evolved into a global movement that’s inspiring people to live longer, more active lives with lower rates of chronic disease. From Sardinia, Italy, to Okinawa, Japan, to Loma Linda, California, people are living vibrant, active lives well into their hundreds. Buettner calls […]

Jewelry Lovers – Larimar Carving

Jewelry lovers and designers are always on task to acquire the best of the best when it comes to gemstones. Beauty is paramount of course. But rarity is a legitimate big draw too. Thoughtful  collectors aren’t going so much for volume but rather for special pieces when building their jewelry wardrobe. One of the most appealing stones we’ve examined in a long […]