2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest raises $3.2 million for pediatric health care in Southwest Florida

Fund-a-Cause Auction Lot raises $1 million for pediatric mental and behavioral health   Bidders uncorked the power of giving in a big way, raising $3.2 million for pediatric health care during SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc.’s 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest. One hundred percent of ticket sales and live auction bids from the event [...]

New Ambulance Joins Fleet at Golisano Children’s Hospital

Funding provided by SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. A new, state-of-the-art virtual intensive care unit on wheels is rolling across Southwest Florida safely transporting newborns and older children to and from Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida. The new ambulance, funded by SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc., is slightly smaller than its predecessor (a 1999 ambulance that [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. names V Madrone Cellars as Honored Signature Vintner of 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. is pleased to announce that V Madrone Cellars has been named the Honored Signature Vintner of the 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest, the organization’s annual signature fundraising event. Owners Chris and Pauline Tilley will represent the winery by attending the Signature Vintner Dinner on Dec. 4 and at the [...]

Christin Collins and Debbie Toler named chairs for 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest to be held Feb. 24 and 25

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. has appointed Christin Collins and Debbie Toler as chairpersons for the 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest, a two-day signature fundraising event benefiting local charities that are dedicated to serving children in Southwest Florida. The 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest will be held Feb. 24 and 25 at [...]

2016 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest Raises More Than $2.8 Million and Counting to Benefit Pediatric Health Care

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc.’s 2016 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest has raised more than $2.8 million and counting, with 100 percent of the proceeds directly benefitting pediatric health care in Southwest Florida. Made possible by title sponsor Pitbladdo Holdings, LLC, the two-day signature fundraising event featured Chef Vintner Dinners on Feb. 26 and The [...]

The SWFL Wine & Food Fest Featured in Grandeur

The Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest continues to grow in notoriety! Grandeur recently published several in-depth feature articles about the Child Artist program, the amazing food and wine to be enjoyed at the event, and a sample of the exciting travel experiences and valuables up for bid at this year’s Live Auction. Click here [...]

Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest Announces 2013 Date, Location

Northern Trust signs on once again as Title Sponsor (Fort Myers, FL September 25, 2012) -- The SWFL Wine & Food Fest 2013, Lee County's largest fundraising event to benefit local children's charities will be held Feb. 22 and 23, at Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club. For the fifth consecutive year, Northern Trust will serve [...]

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