Dec 06, 2011
Goodwill's fifth annual Festival of Trees in Fort Myers had more than 5,500 visitors in 2011, a thousand more visitors than in 2010. Guests visited from across the state of Florida, as well as from 38 other states and 11 foreign countries.
Nov 17, 2011
Guests at the fifth annual Tux & Trees Gala will have the opportunity to purchase a signature cocktail: "Treesome" created by Fort Myers' Spirits of Bacchus. The winner was chosen at the Festival of Trees sponsor party, the "Jingle Mingle."
Oct 13, 2011
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK has joined forces with the Festival of Trees to provide tree deliveries for the fundraiser. The Festival of Trees and Tux & Trees Gala are the signature events of the Southwest Florida Goodwill Foundation.
Oct 12, 2011
Trees provide a unique marketing opportunity for businesses and organizations. The 2011 Festival of Trees begins November 25 at the Sidney and Berne Davis Art Center in Fort Myers and supports the Southwest Florida Goodwill Foundation.
Dec 10, 2010
More than 4,500 people visited the 2010 Festival of Trees, and many cast their votes for the event's annual People's Choice awards. This year's top awards were given to Fort Myers Floral Design and Liberty Aluminum Co.
Dec 10, 2010
The Festival of Trees, one of Southwest Florida's favorite holiday traditions, will be a featured exhibit at the Fort Myers River District Art Walk in December 2010.
Nov 25, 2010
Many auction winners at the upcoming Tux & Trees Gala are expected to "pay it forward" by donating their prize trees to other local charities. The Gala is the signature fundraising event of the Southwest Florida Goodwill Foundation.
Nov 14, 2010
"Spirit of the Gulf," one of the world's top-ranked women's choruses, will perform at the fourth annual Festival of Trees in the River District of Fort Myers, Florida. The chorus will perform as part of the Holiday Stroll during Goodwill's Festival.
Nov 08, 2010
Tickets to one of Southwest Florida's most charitable galas are now available online. Goodwill's glamorous Tux & Trees Gala and auction will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2010 at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center in Fort Myers.
Oct 27, 2010
The Home Depot will provide major sponsorship for the annual Festival of Trees in Fort Myers. The event, hosted by the Southwest Florida Goodwill Association, has raised $160,000 for Goodwill's programs and services in the last three years.