The Rist Family Foundation is on a secret mission to find an exceptionally philanthropic individual. The foundation announced that its inaugural Generous Lee (GLee) event will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at the Burroughs Home & Gardens, 2505 First St., Fort Myers. The event will benefit Valerie’s House and the Cape Coral Community Foundation. ee County.
The gala will kick off with a cocktail reception and feature staff clad in G-men attire (think “Men in Black”), including sunglasses, earpieces and dark suits. Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a full bar, four-course dinner, live auction, silent auction, grand prize auction and live entertainment by Soapy Tuna. Valet parking will also be provided.
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