We appreciate your interest in our work. It is important for us to be available to our constituents, partners, potential grantees and the general public. Please use the following contact information to connect with the most appropriate member to serve you best. The Foundation is open most regular business days from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If you need to drop off a donation, application, or anything else, please call the office for specific hours.

Foundation Office Address
2266 Second Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1608, Fort Myers, FL 33902
Phone: 239.337.0433
Fax: 239.337.7077

Contact Us by Email

President & CEO
Marshall T. Bower, Esq.
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Director of College & Career Initiatives
Michelle Avola-Reese
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Director of Programs
Beverly Burke
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Fiscal Manager
Laura Rodriguez
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Director of Marketing & Development
Margo Brewster
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Director of Scholarships
Alicia Miller
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Assistant Program Manager
Sarah Sturgeon
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Student Relations Coordinator
Kelly Thawley
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Assistant Program Manager
Jan Usas
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Administrative Assistant
Jenny Cochran
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Mentor Coordinator
Sheryl Verhulst
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Department Assistant
Heather Burnham
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