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Palm Ball

The ball marked its 10th anniversary of raising money for the Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast.

02/06/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Venice YMCA Gala

A "Diamonds & Pearls" theme celebrated the 30th anniversary of the gala, and the 50th of the Y itself.

02/06/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Junior League Legacy Luncheon

Philanthropist Sam Haskell was guest speaker at the 15th annual luncheon, held at Michael's On East.

02/02/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Library Foundation Laughternoon with Dave Barry

The humorist entertained more than 600 luncheon guests at the Hyatt Regency.

02/02/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance Membership Luncheon

More than 200 attend annual event at Polo Grill and Bar.

02/01/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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Manatee Chamber's 2017 State of the Ports

Business leaders hear from port, airport directors on state of region's access hubs

02/01/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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Forks & Corks Grand Tasting

More than 47 area restaurants and dozens of wineries participated in the annual event.

01/30/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Circus Arts Gala

The Circus Arts Conservatory celebrated 20 years with polka dots, stripes, and performances by rising and established stars.

01/30/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Catholic Charities Gala

The annual black-tie affair took place at the Ritz.

01/30/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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Photos From Our 2017 Unity Awards Celebration

941CEO honors champions of diversity in the workplace and community.

01/26/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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Sarasota Opera Gala

"A Japanese Affair" was the theme for the annual gala at the Ritz-Carlton.

01/23/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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NCJW Women in Power Luncheon

The annual luncheon at Michael's On East honored four women for their leadership in the community.

01/20/2017 Photography by Cliff Roles

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Hermitage Muse Luncheon

Oskar Eustis, artistic director of the Public Theater, was the guest speaker at the luncheon at Michael's On East.

01/18/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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Ringling College Library Association Platinum Appreciation Dinner

Inspirational speaker Liz Murray told dinner guests her story of moving from homelessness to Harvard.

01/12/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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GeneroCity

Selby Gardens' Great Room by the Bay was the setting for this first-ever event involving nonprofits.

01/11/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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Sarasota Ballet Celebration of Two Worlds Gala

The celebration dinner was part of an event that welcomed international music and dance artists to the opera house.

01/09/2017 Photography by Lori Sax

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PINC Sarasota 2016

Speakers from around the world tell their inspiring stories of accomplishment at a daylong conference.

12/20/2016 Photography by Lori Sax

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Debutante Ball

The 35th anniversary ball welcomed 19 debutantes and their families.

12/19/2016 Photography by Lori Sax

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Men, Whiskey and Watches

The annual event benefits the Child Protection Center.

12/19/2016 Photography by Lori Sax

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JFCS Gala

The annual event to benefit Jewish Family & Children's Service took place at the Ritz.

12/12/2016 Photography by Cliff Roles