Women In Distress of Broward County, Inc. will honor the following community partners at the 12th Annual Starfish Luncheon Presented by JM Family Enterprises, Inc. – Southeast Toyota Distributors LLC on Wednesday, May 2 at the Signature Grand in Davie:
- The Bank of America Charitable Foundation – Neighborhood Builder Grant
- Sandy and Kenny Tate
- The following Funds at the Community Foundation of Broward:
Tate Family Foundation Fund, Kiwanis Club of Fort Lauderdale Charitable Fund,
James K. Oppenheimer Fund, Evan Bell-Greenbaum Fund, and
Peter Cooper Charitable Foundation Fund
- Nancy Brown – The Fritch Foundation
- Broward County Commissioner Senator Nan H. Rich
- Special Starfish award to a domestic violence survivor
This annual event helps Women In Distress (WID) provide critical services, such as emergency safe shelter, to adults and children who are fleeing abusive homes.
The luncheon kicks off with a silent auction at 11 a.m., followed by the program at noon. Individual luncheon tickets are $100, table sponsorships are $2,500, and journal ads start at $250. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Auction items include travel packages, sports and cultural events, special experiences plus a variety of fashion, art, jewelry and other unique items. Raffle tickets for a chance to win a stay at Atlantis Paradise Island Resort in the Bahamas may be purchased online in advance and at the luncheon for $20 each or six for $100.
For more information or to purchase tickets online, visit womenindistress.org/starfish-luncheon/ or contact Director of Marketing and Development Cindy Bibliowicz at 954.760.9800 ext. 1236 or cbibliowicz@WomenInDistress.org.