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We host events throughout the year to recognize outstanding philanthropic contributions to our community; to educate donors,
professional advisors, and nonprofit leadership; and, to raise funds for grantmaking.

Recent Events


The Trustees Emeriti of the Community Foundation of Collier County recognized the 2022 Celebration of Philanthropy honorees for their exceptional dedication to the community and their philanthropic service during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Three awards were presented to honorees that went above and beyond to provide our community with pandemic relief:

NCH Healthcare System Nurses – Robert C. Cosgrove Award acknowledging individuals who represent devotion to human values, families, and the well-being of our community.

Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida, Meals of Hope, Our Daily Bread Food Pantry, and St. Matthew’s House – Harvey Kapnick Award recognizing nonprofits that have distinguished themselves by exemplifying program excellence.

Publix Super Markets Inc. – Outstanding Corporate Philanthropy Award acknowledging an organization that consistently helps support our community by making intelligent use of its own strengths and social capital.

See 2022 Celebration of Philanthropy  pictures on Facebook


To learn more, please contact:

Fran Reiss
Executive Assistant
[email protected]