SWFL Children’s Charities announces $1 million in scholarships to be awarded to healthcare students at Florida Gulf Coast University

FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 30, 2015) – SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc., announces a $1 million pledge to Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) to benefit students studying to become healthcare professionals. Over a five-year period beginning in May 2016, $200,000 will be awarded annually as SWFL Children’s Charities Scholarships and granted to qualifying students. Qualified candidates [...]

2015-11-05T16:23:11-05:00Home Page Posts|

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. announces $1 million to be awarded to Florida SouthWestern State College’s School of Health Professions

FORT MYERS, FL (Oct. 20, 2015) –SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. signed a $1 million pledge to Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) to benefit the programs and students within FSW’s School of Health Professions. The gift may be used to purchase equipment, technology, software and for advanced training, or to award scholarships to qualifying students within [...]

2015-11-06T18:35:16-05:00Home Page Posts|

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. announces 2015-2016 board of directors

FORT MYERS, FL (Aug. 28, 2015) – SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. introduces its 2015-2016 board of directors, elected during the organization’s annual trustee meeting to serve a one-year term through July 2016. The president of the board of directors is Elaine Hawkins, and vice-president is Dorothy Fitzgerald. Other officers are: Dave Copham, treasurer; Debbie Toler, [...]

2016-11-17T13:09:00-05:00Home Page Posts|

Southwest Florida community exceeds SWFL Children’s Charities match challenge, more than $2.5 million raised for new Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida

FORT MYERS, FL (Aug. 7, 2015) – United by a common goal of supporting a new, state-of-the art children’s hospital in Southwest Florida, local businesses, community groups and individuals met the SWFL Children’s Charities’ match – exceeding the $1.2 million match and raising $1,329,516.60. SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. President Elaine Hawkins and Vice-President Dorothy Fitzgerald [...]

2015-11-04T18:11:20-05:00Home Page Posts|