October 07, 2011 - PINION Brings You "Cocktails, Cowboys & Cougars"
Where: Capital Grill
When: Friday, October 7, 2011
Co-Chair(s): Alice Harry, Lisa Scott-Funds & Lee Sheffield
Committee Members: Barbara Corrao, Kathy Keleher & Sonja Mayo
President(s): Debra Lieberman
Sponsors: Broward Health, Doug and Jane Eagon, Birgit Fillingame, Roy F. Johns, Jr. Family Foundation & Premier Beverages
Board of Directors: President, Debra Lieberman - President Elect, Alice M Harry - V>P. Fund Development, Vanessa Lopez-DeLalla & Marian McCray-DeLoach - V.P. Membership, Barbara Carrao - V.P. Newsletter, Janea Caldarone - V.P. Publicity, Clio Cohade - Secretary, Linda Spaulding White - Treasurer, Sandy Clobus & Past President, Mirtha Toledo-Hackley - BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Anne Allen, Sylvia Andis, Nancy Block, Jane Brand-Eagon, Billie Sue Engel, Birgit Fillingame, Leslie Fischer, Christine Hurlock, Patricia Kearson, Valeria Kowanetz, Jacki Liszak-May, Sonja Mayo, Pam Nowatka, Valeri Peru, Lisa Scott-Founds, Lee Sheffield, Arlette Spilotros-Spaniak, Wendy Walters & Terry Witcher - ADVISORY COUNCIL: Lynda Amorello, Grace Antonello, Kim Bentley, Linda Eckert, Teresa Plotkin, Laurie Sallarulo & Lois Schmatz
Blacktie Photos by: Ginny Fujino, Blacktie-Southflorida.com
Pinion began the fundraising season with their annual Fall Soiree on October 7th, 2011. "COCKTAILS, COWBOYS AND COUGARS" event help to raise $4,800 and build membership for Pinion, Inc. The chairs Alice Harry, Lisa Scott-Founds and Lee Sheffield planned the event with creativity and fun in mind! They were joined by committee members Barbara Corrao, Kathy Keleher and Sonja Mayo.
Attire for this unique event was enhanced by a flair of spurs and furs! The cowboys and cougars were all out to support Pinion, beginning at 11:00 AM! The afternoon experience featured a selection of entrees complimented by a fabulous dessert in the fine style of
The Capital Grille. Guests were saddled up with complimentary “Cougartini’s” and wine provided by Premier Beverages. The restaurant decor was accessorized by Ron McCann of Capital Grille with themed items setting the room in amazing style. The raffle and a cool auction featured 3 tickets for the Dolphins vs. Denver donated by Birgit Fillingame, and a priceless Winterfest Boat Parade Package compliments of Lisa Scott-Founds, and a "stay-cation" in Stuart, FL compliments of Douglas and Anne Allen
Other sponsors include Broward Health, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort and the Roy F. Johns Jr., Family Foundation.