March 1, 2024 – 2024 Distinguished Leadership Award Luncheon

March 1, 2024 – 2024 Distinguished Leadership Award Luncheon

REGISTER FOR THE DLA LUNCHEON DATE: March 1, 2024 TIME: 11:30 AM LOCATION: Kensington Country Club – 2700 Pine Ridge Rd, Naples, FL 34109 (map) We are pleased to announce that Debbie Mathews Finch, Class XXI, has been selected to receive the 2024 Distinguished...
Let’s Not Repeat History – Civility is Key

Let’s Not Repeat History – Civility is Key

Our societal dialogue has strayed far from civilized conduct . . .  Vienna, Austria, 1960s. The country had recently emerged from the “Wiederaufbau” (reconstruction) of the 1950s, a time marked by efforts to regain stability and normalcy. Yet, the faces and...
Greater Naples Leadership a catalyst for change

Greater Naples Leadership a catalyst for change

In January 2023 Greater Naples Leadership sponsored a forum to shine a light on the shortage of workforce housing here in Collier County. The goal of the event was to bring together stakeholders, educate the public, and inspire action. Simply put, some workers in our...
GNL Featured in Florida Weekly Giving Section

GNL Featured in Florida Weekly Giving Section

Greater Naples Leadership recently completed a volunteer project for a Habitat for Humanity home located in the Habitat Collier Whitaker Woods community in March as part of their ongoing Done in a Day series. Continuing GNL’s focus on affordable housing for 2023, a...
Housing Crisis Affects us All- NDN Op Ed

Housing Crisis Affects us All- NDN Op Ed

(Naples Daily News – Kitty Keane Op-Ed – January 10, 2023) I was horrified to hear about the NCH nurse who is living in her van because her rent increased, and she could no longer afford to live here. Then, I was heartbroken to hear about a 75-year-old...