Social Datebook


 Go Red for Women
Jayne Willis, Dr. Deb German and Sherrie Sitarik (2008)

Go Red for Women Luncheon

Highlights: Go Red for Women is the American Heart Association’s national call for women to take charge of their health. The luncheon educates women on heart health and provides a heart-healthy lunch
When: May 8
Where: Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport, 9300 Airport Boulevard
Benefits: American Heart Association
Doors open at 11 a.m., seated lunch at noon, followed by raffle and heart health program until 2 p.m.
Dress: Business attire recommended
Tickets: Sponsorships $1,000 individual, $3,000 for tables of 8
Contact: 321-438-0813,



Chef's Gala
Cody Harvey, Anndria Allan, Joel Slemp and Phillip Ponticelli of Citricos (2008)

Chef's Gala

Highlights: The evening is hosted at Epcot and features fine dining from more than 20 of Central Florida’s top chefs and restaurants, along with paired wines, desserts and specialty coffees. The 17th annual event benefits local nonprofit agency
programs supported by United Way.
When: May 30
Where: Epcot World Showplace at Walt Disney World Resort
Benefits: Heart of Florida United Way
Itinerary: Champagne reception at 6:45 p.m. followed by entrée and dessert items paired with wines
Dress: Cocktail attire recommended
Tickets: $200 individual; $1,850 for tables of 10
Contact: 407-429-2129,


Carolyn Salzmann and Jon Gibbs (2008)


Highlights: The SPCA of Central Florida hosts its 18th annual fundraiser at SeaWorld featuring a sit-down dinner and silent and live auctions with more than 300 items up for bid.
When: May 16
Where: SeaWorld Orlando’s Port of Call
Benefits: SPCA of Central Florida
Itinerary: VIP reception at 4:30 p.m., silent auction at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and live auction
Dress: Cocktail attire recommended
Tickets: $125 individual; $200 couple
Contact: 407-248-1741,