April 19, 2008 - PINION- "Boots N Bets" for Special Olympics of Broward County
Where: Antique Car Museum
Beneficiary: Special Olympics - Broward County
Host(s): Art and Shirley Stone
Presenting Sponsor(s): Broward Health
Co-Chair(s): Valerie Kowanetz and Lori Lincoln
Committee Members: Barbara Correao, Linda Eckert, Birgit Fillingame, Sonja Mayo, Marian McCray-DeLoach, Pam Nowatka, Lisa Scott- Founds, Mirtha Toledo and Terry Witcher
President(s): Sylvia Andis
Music: KISS 99.9
Sponsors: Roy F. Johns, Jr. Family Foundation, All Service Refuse, Special Olympics at Pine Crest Fort Lauderdale, Klaus Roggenbuck and Jim Carmeel.
Board of Directors: President - Sylvia Andis; President Elect - Linda Spaulding White; V.P. Fund Development - Christine Hurlock; & Marian McCray-DeLoach; V.P. Membership - Barbara Corrao; V.P. Newsletter - WendyWalters; V.P. Publicity - Lisa Scott-Founds; Secretary - Janea Caldarone; Treasurer - TerryWitcher & Past President - Valerie Kowaneta: BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Anne Allen, Nancy Block, Jane Brand-Eagon, Linda Danoff, Linda Eckert, Billie Sue Engel, Birgit Fillingame, Leslie Fischer, Patricia Kearson, Debra Lieberman, Lori Lincoln, Polly Mayo, Sonja Mayo, Pam Nowatka, Lee Sheffield, Arlene Spaniak & Mirtha Toledo-Hackley: ADVISORY COUNCIL: Lynda Amonello, Grace Antonello, Kim Benteley, Teresa Plotkin, Laurie Sallarulo & Lois Schmatz
Blacktie Photos by: Ginny Fujinio
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PINION’S ANNUAL BOOTS ‘N BETS RAISES MUCH NEEDED FUNDING
FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS
FORT LAUDERDALE, BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – PINION created another successful 3rd annual Boots & Bets event benefiting Special Olympics Broward County and its Athletes. This popular event, held at the Antique Car Museum was presented by Broward Health on Saturday, April 19.
The Co-Chairs, Valerie Kowanetz and Lori Lincoln, along with the committee, Barbara Correao, Linda Eckert, Birgit Fillingame, Sonja Mayo, Marian McCray-DeLoach, Pam Nowatka, Lisa Scott- Founds, Mirtha Toledo and Terry Witcher created an evening of excitement for all. The gathering was chockfull of fun, which included live music, dancing, silent and live auctions, vittles and spirituous libations! KISS 99.9 entertained all the cowboys and cowgirls as everyone danced the night away while some of the wranglers played Texas Hold 'em, hosted by All in Poker. A big thank you goes out to Art and Shirley Stone who graciously opened their doors to host this annual fundraiser.
Other sponsors included, Roy F. Johns, Jr. Family Foundation, All Service Refuse, Special Olympics at Pine Crest Fort Lauderdale, Klaus Roggenbuck and Jim Carmeel. Join us for the End of the Year Party at Hugh’s Catering on May 15th by calling Linda Eckert at 954-439-5698.
Pinion, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) all volunteer organization formed to raise funds solely for Special Olympics Broward County through grants, corporate sponsorships and fundraising events. Through Pinion’s efforts over $1,345,000 has been raised for Special Olympics Broward County since 1991.