Youth Haven has announced all Committee Chairs upcoming signature fundraising events. The Home, Hope and Healing Luncheon, which will be held on January 18, 2016 at the Ritz Carlton Tiburon, will be chaired again by Steve and Jill Miller. Jill serves on the Youth Haven Board of Directors. This year’s Luncheon keynote speaker is Jimmy Wayne, foster care alumni who has gained fame as a singer, songwriter, spokesperson and author. He used his musical success as a platform to raise awareness for homeless youth and at-risk children who age out of the foster care system at 18. In 2010, he walked halfway across America and chronicled his journey in his New York Times bestselling memoir “Walk to Beautiful”.
The 30th Annual Golf Tournament, held on April 24, 2017 at The Grey Oaks Country Club, will be chaired by Rodney and Lisa George who have been supporters of Youth Haven for many years.
The 3rd annual Uncorked wine pairing event will be held at the Mediterra Beach Club on November 4, 2016 chaired by Erin Brahms, who also serves on Youth Haven’s Board of Directors.
Each year, these wonderful events bring together people from all of Southwest Florida to spread awareness and raise money for Youth Haven, Collier County’s only emergency residential shelter for children who have been removed from their homes due to either abuse, neglect or abandonment.
The funds raised from each event will go directly towards programs to continue empowering the children of Youth Haven.Tags: Event Chairs, events, Fundraising, youth haven