CIRCLE OF FRIENDS

Friends of Foster Children Forever honors two individuals or organizations each year that through their body of work, extraordinary service and contributions have helped improve the lives of foster children in our community.  It is our way to recognize and thank them for going above and beyond to help foster children.  

Thank You! Dr. Rebecca Lambert – Circle of Friends Honorees Sponsor

2018 Award Honorees

  • The Lynn Schultzel Friend for a Lifetime Award – Nancy Goldszak
  • The Stan Appelbaum Friend of Distinction Award – Ronald McDonald Care Mobile

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Circle of Friends Reception award winners, speakers and presenters: Les Schultzel, Julie Mancera, Amy Plassins, Nancy Goldszak, Michael Moreno and Doug Campbell.

Previous Honorees

The Lynn Schultzel Friend for a Lifetime

2017 – Jeanne Nealon & Susan Warren, Co-founder for Laces of Love
2016 – Pat Barton
2015 – Robert Germain, Jr.
2014 – Stan Appelbaum

The Stan Appelbaum Friend of Distinction

2017 – The Naples Children & Education Foundation, Founders of the Naples Winter Wine Festival
2016 – Citizen’s Foster care Review Board
2015 – The Honorable Franklin Baker
2014 – The Honorable Daniel Monaco