St. Petersburg, FL – May 17, 2013 – Gulf Coast Giving’s annual fundraising event, Winter Wonderland, will be held November 22, 2013, beginning at 8 p.m., at NOVA 535 Unique Event Space in St. Petersburg. Net proceeds from the masquerade-themed event will benefit Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County and Habitat for Humanity Sarasota.
Winter Wonderland 2013 is a chic event featuring cocktails, cuisine, dancing, and captivating entertainment. Guests are encouraged to wear masquerade masks and dress to impress. The event includes chance prize items and a silent auction that offers fine dining experiences, one-of-a-kind memorabilia, fine art, weekend getaways, pampering spa packages, and much more.
“Party with a passion,” the event’s slogan, emphasizes Winter Wonderland 2013’s dedication to all the elements of an entertaining event. “Winter Wonderland uncovers what makes an incredible party and shows how to ‘party with a passion,’” said Jessica Moody-Shafer, Gulf Coast Giving’s director of operations. “It is an event devoted to promoting a strong sense of community and the spirit of giving.”
Winter Wonderland tickets can be purchased online at www.GulfCoastGiving.org/party, or www.DaddyKoolTickets.com. For more information, visit www.GulfCoastGiving.org/party.
This year, Gulf Coast Giving’s beneficiaries are Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County and Habitat for Humanity Sarasota. Combined, the two Habitat for Humanity affiliates have provided safe housing for over 1,500 children, leading to a positive effect on education and health for children. Proper IT equipment, tools, and training help maximize the efforts of organizations like Habitat for Humanity.
The Winter Wonderland party is an annual fundraising event that raises money for a notable nonprofit organization each year in the Tampa Bay area. The party’s beneficiary may change year to year, but the main mission remains. Gulf Coast Giving, the host of the event, focuses on providing nonprofit organizations with IT equipment and training needed to keep pace in a modern world.
About Gulf Coast Giving: Gulf Coast Giving is a 501 © (3) nonprofit organization that endeavors to leverage technology for inspiring greater volunteerism and donations, and providing meaningful volunteer opportunities for all who want them – no matter what their skills are, how much time they have to give, where they are located, and their interests. Our mission is to give to those who need it most. Gulf Coast Giving hosts a scholarship program, supports local and national charities and provides volunteer assistance to nonprofit organizations worldwide to create inspiring local events that manifest the spirit of giving. Gulf Coast Giving is located at 12597 Walsingham Rd., Suite 2, Largo, FL 33774. For more information, call 727-517-3839 or visit www.GulfCoastGiving.org.