When

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM EDT
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Where

Michael's On East 
1212 South East Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34239
 

 
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Contact

Jane Icely
Friendship Centers 
941.556.3215 
donations@friendshipcenters.org 

People Helping People Awards Breakfast

The Friendship Centers is pleased to announce the date and honorees for our annual People Helping People Awards Celebration. The breakfast honors champions who do so much to improve the lives of older adults in Sarasota and raises money to help Friendship Centers deliver its mission, “to promote health, dignity and quality of life throughout the journey of aging.”

The event is scheduled for October 24, 2017, 8:30 a.m. at Michael’s On East. Individual tickets are $85.

Chair: Phil King
Honorary Co-Chairs: Susie and Jack Steenbarger, with Ida and Ernie Zito

Award Recipients
These year's award recipients perfectly exemplify People Helping People, the principle on which Brother William Geenen founded Friendship Centers almost 45 years ago in Sarasota.

Visionary Award
Dr. Nancy Schlossberg, Author

Life Changer Award
Dr. Freeman Epes, Family Practice

Hidden Gem Award
Drs. Pat and Bob Gussin, Diabetes Educators
Michael Juceam, Right at Home

Bob Carter Senior Advocacy Award
Barbara Peters-Smith, Herald-Tribune Health and Aging Writer

Click to download Sponsorship Package.

Our deepest thank you to our sponsors:

BIG HEARTED SPONSORS

               

              Betty Schoenbaum

COMPASSIONATE SPONSOR

Robert Coppenrath

Dr. Bart and Joan Levenson

Harold Ronson & Molly Schechter

GENEROUS SPONSORS

Barbara DePaul

Phil King

Northern Trust

Norma Savin

Jane Smiley

Susie and Jack Steenbarger

SunTrust Private Wealth

Gail and Mark Welch

WUSF

CARING SPONSORS

Arden Courts of Sarasota

Myron Ash

Aviva Senior Living 

Marvin Black

Roger and Patricia Courtois

Dex Imaging

Frank and Barbara Fleischer

Dr. Marvin and Marsha Frank

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota

Dr. Dave Lipton and Brian Lipton

Dr. Philip and Deborah Maiese

Kevin Maisch and Vicky Johnson

Tom and Linda Rice

Sarasota Bay Club

Kathy Schersten

Dr. Gloria Schranz

Jim and Kathy Silverberg

Bunny & Mort Skirboll

Dr. Phyllis Stephenson and Alan Blackburn

Albert Tripodi, M.D. & Fran Harris

Anne Virag

MEDIA SPONSOR