GNLer’s Named 2019 Women of Initiative Honorees

The Women’s Foundation of Collier County has named Lynn Yaeger Davidson (XVII), Stephanie Spell (XXIII), Barbara Teaford (IX), and Susy Warren (XI), among its 2019 Women of Initiative honorees. (ladies pictured in color, in order from left to right)… Read the rest

Diana Riley Profiled in Grandeur Magazine

Diana Riley (XIV), founder of Swinging With Purpose, was recently profiled in Grandeur Magazine(Grandeurmagazine.com). Swinging With Purpose has raised more than a half a million dollars for local nonprofit groups that help women, girls, and children.… Read the rest

Foster Commentary Published in Naples Daily News

“Greater Naples Leadership Volunteers Make a Difference,” a guest commentary by GNL President, Jean Foster, was published on November 7 in the Naples Daily News. The first in a two-part series, Foster cited how everyone benefits when nonprofit and civic organizations have… Read the rest

Class XXIII Cultural Arts Day

Greater Naples Leadership held its Annual Cultural Arts Day on Wednesday, November 14th. This year’s agenda, developed and presented by Class XXII, focused on community education and engagement. Leaders from a variety of Naples’ sixty-two art based programs shared who they are… Read the rest

Class XXIII Naples Past, Present and Future Day

The NPPF day was the first day for the members of the Master’s Class XXlll. It was a beautiful day for the scheduled outside activities. One was a tour at the Government Center Museum; the other a self guided tour at Crayton… Read the rest

Masters Class XXIV Applications Available Now

Applications are being accepted now for GNL’s Master Class XXIV, which will begin in October 2019.  Click Here to download an informational brochure about the 2019-20 program and eligibility.  Candidates will access the application on the home page of the GNL website.… Read the rest

Naples activist Lydia Galton left legacy as champion of issues

Many people in the public light chase titles. Lydia Ryan Galton chased resolution. Described as tireless, passionate, well read and outspoken, with a disarming sense of humor, she worked to; get Naples its first official botanical garden guarantee environmental oversight of rural… Read the rest