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ANNUAL DONOR RECEPTION

The John’s Island Foundation proudly celebrated its 20th anniversary on January 27 in the JI Club ballroom, with over 350 loyal donors in attendance. The Foundation honored founder and first president Ellie McCabe by donating a special $50,000 grant to the Gifford Youth Achievement Center (GYAC) for a new mental health guidance office. The outpouring of generosity from Foundation donors allows us to provide dozens of significant capital grants to local nonprofit agencies serving those in need each year, and we are so very grateful for your support!

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20th anniversary co-chairs light a candle on the anniversary cake (left to right: Ron Rosner, Ned Dayton, Virginia Schwerin, Sherry Ann Dayton, Nancy Rosner, and Warren Schwerin)

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20th anniversary co-chairs light a candle on the anniversary cake (left to right: Ron Rosner, Ned Dayton, Virginia Schwerin, Sherry Ann Dayton, Nancy Rosner, and Warren Schwerin)

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John’s Island Foundation Board
(Seated, left to right) Lila Stillman, Pat Brier, Emily Sherwood, Margie Wheeler and Francie Cramb
(Standing, left to right) Don Kittell, David Harris, Stevan Trooboff, John Hamill, Don Blair, Andy Nickle and James Daly

missing from photo – Herb Aspbury

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Grant Review Vice President Pat Brier presents Ellie McCabe Grant to Gifford Youth Achievement

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Original (1999-2000) board members Jay McNamara, Caroline Ervin, and Martin “Marty” Gibson

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John’s Island Real Estate sponsors Mandy Robinson, Bob Gibb, and Rennie Gibb

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Sponsors Tracey Sorzano (PNC Wealth Management), Roger Lynch (Vero Insurance), John Moore (The Law Offices of John E. Moore III), Lyndall and Chris Hill (The Hill Group)

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Sponsor Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Audi of Melbourne, Jack Senn, Donna Edwards, Courtney Pryor and Chris Huck

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Randy and Sandy Rolf, Bill and Susie MacDonald

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Dick and Nancy Shoemate

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Paul and Jane Becker

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Bill and Laura Buck

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Sue Gibson, Peter Kendall, Hope Woodhouse, and Ellen Kendall

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Carol and Ben Warren, Tina Nickle

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Anniversary Cake