LARGO — The Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce will present its 13th Annual Inspire Awards Reception on Thursday, Aug. 18 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive. The event will celebrate eight exceptional people who have had a positive impact on the lives of others through their leadership in the workplace and/or involvement in the region.
This year’s distinguished honorees and their categories are:
Inspiring Public Service
Dr. Bradley Finkbiner, Largo High School
Inspiring Our Youth
Steven Halstead, Central Park Performing Arts Foundation
Jennifer Fawcett, City of Largo Recreation, Parks and Arts
Inspiring Business Leadership
Julie & Colin Castle, Home Instead Senior Care /Be a Santa to a Senior
Dovév Weaver, C.T.O.D/Dreams to Reality Foundation
Diana Baldwin, Elison of Pinecrest
Inspiring Community Service
Ben Brudnicki, Arden Courts of Largo
Vernon Bryant, Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation
Cost to attend is $25 a person. To place reservations, visit www.CentralChamber.biz or call 727-584-2321.
The 13th Annual Inspire Awards Reception is presented by the Chamber’s Women’s Leadership Committee and sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care/Be a Santa to a Senior, Gulfside Home Health, Serenity Funeral Home and Serenity Memorial Gardens, McManus & McManus, P.A., Village Inn and Centratel.