Thank You Sponsors and Granting Organizations

You enable us to touch the minds of children, conserve threatened or endangered species and preserve historic structures.  Our educational programs would not be as rich, our projects not as successful,  and our events not as fun without your support and for that, we give you heartfelt thanks.    Below are the sponsors and granting organizations that gave to us this past year.  If we have left anyone off the list, please forgive us.


Audio Solutions

Bill Nash

Boca Beacon

Boca Grande Real Estate

Boca Grande Woman’s Club

Brad Ault

Bret Clark, PA

Captain Charlie Coleman

Captain Doug Stewart

Captain Gary Peeples

Captain Mark Becton

Captain Mike Reark

Captain Nat Italiano

Captain Tommy Locke

Captiva Cruises

Carol and Nathan Forrester

Caroll Swayze

Carter and Ben Miller

Chad Lach

Chrys and Doug Hyde

Chrys and Doug Hyde

Coral Creek Club

Dian McKeithan-Miller

Douglas David

Eric Holch

Gasparilla Inn

Gil Memorial Classic

Ginny and Peter Nicholas

Gulf Coast Community Foundation

James Griffith Hair Salon

John and Carol Walter Family Foundation

Joyce and David Ferrie




Lemon Bay Golf Club

Linda and Bob Sommerville

Lynda and Jim Grant

Maureen and Ched McConnell

McHugh-Porter Builders, Inc.

Michael Giobbe

Mike Douglas Plumbing and Air Conditioning

Morgan Stanley

Natalie and Phil Stutzman

Nora Lea and Ed Reefe

Palm Island Resort

Pam and Larry Hannah

Pam and Larry Hannah

Pat and John Rice


Pattie and John Cleghorn

Peggy Saewert

Photographic Images by Heidimarie

Richard Cuda

Ron Thompson

Sandy Burroughs

Sarasota County Office of Community Redevelopment

Southwest Florida Community Foundation

Susie Goodale Stringer

Suzie Grimes

Tarpon Lodge

Tarpon Shores Dental

The Sholley Foundation

Tim Dumas-Merrill Lynch

Tropic Star

Useppa Island Club




“Never doubt that a small group of committed people can change the world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has”
Margaret Mead

(941) 964.0060
P.O. Box 637 Boca Grande, FL 33921