Friday, January 21, 2022

Second Annual Spirit of Marco Island Awards

The Rotary Club of Marco Island is proud to announce it will host its Second Annual Spirit of Marco Island Gala Awards Dinner and Silent Auction on Saturday May 1st at San Marco Catholic Church Parish Hall.

This gala event formally recognizes individuals and businesses that are civically involved through their contribution of time, talent and financial support to the community.

Last year six individuals and business were recognized with the “Spirit of Marco Island Award”, they were: Bill & Karen Young, Howard Jordan, Mike Minozzi, Bill & Betsy Perdichizzi, Reverend Kyle Bennett & Marco Community Bank.

Each recipient was presented with their award in front of a crowd of nearly 150 persons that included local dignitaries, family, friends and business leaders all of whom enjoyed a buffet dinner with a cash bar, dancing and a silent auction. The proceeds from the silent auction were used to support local charities and scholarships.

The Rotary Club of Marco Island is seeking nominations from the community for this year’s prestigious award.

If you are interested in nominating someone, a business or an organization that you believe demonstrates the “Spirit of Marco Island” through their contributions then please call Al Diaz at 438-5285 or email

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *