Monday, April 20, 2009

Women’s Committee for Hope Hospice at Bonita Springs Raises $22,000 at Annual Spring Luncheon

The Women's Committee for Hope Hospice at Bonita Springs, now in its eighth year of supporting Hope, raised $22,000 at the annual Spring Luncheon at Audubon Country Club on Monday, April 20.

All proceeds from the luncheon benefit Joanne’s House at Hope Hospice in Bonita Springs.

The 300 luncheon attendees shopped at various boutiques during the reception. Participating businesses included: Empire Gems; Paper Merchant and Little Merchant; Baubles and Beads; Freddie Jean Jewelry; Marjorie Bloom Decorative Shell Accessories; Botanstix; and Renata Glass.

An informal fashion show featuring designs from Kathryn's of Naples was enjoyed by everyone.

The luncheon was chaired by Patt Suwyn and Lorrie Theorin.

Hope President and CEO Samira K. Beckwith was the featured speaker, thanking the members of the Women’s Committee for their tireless commitment that enables Hope to continue its mission to provide exceptional care and support to every individual and their loved ones as they fulfill life’s journey.