Blogs

Cape Coral Community Foundation seeks board members

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:28 pm

Community Foundation in largest city in Lee County with focus on adults age 50 and beyond, youth philanthropists and nonprofits helping seniors living in isolation, seeks committee, board members Cape Coral Community Foundation, located in the largest city in Southwest Florida, is seeking representatives from Lee County to serve for positions on its various committees and […]

Volunteers wanted: Friends of Lovers Key

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:27 pm

Friends of Lovers Key Inc (FOLKS), is the 501C3 organization that supports  Lovers Key State Park in Bonita Springs. Thanks to the efforts of FOLKS, a new state of the art Welcome and Discovery Center building is currently under construction at the park with completion scheduled in January 2021. Once complete, FOLKS will be able to offer an […]

Connect with a business adviser: SCORE Naples

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:25 pm

The SCORE Naples chapter has over 65 experienced advisers with a wide variety of business backgrounds.  In addition to free and confidential face to face counseling, we offer a variety of educational workshops on topics of interest to small businesses. Click here to connect with a business adviser through SCORE Naples.

Training workshops and videos through the SBDC

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:21 pm

Training workshops and videos provide current and practical information on business topics ranging from the basics to more advanced business management skills. The depth of our training ensures that business owners and entrepreneurs avail themselves of invaluable insights to help manage and grow a successful business. The training is designed to meet the needs of […]

Grow your business: Free consultations with the SBDC

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:20 pm

Florida SBDCs offer access to confidential, no-cost professional business consulting for Floridians who want to grow their business. Our professionally certified business consultants have the knowledge and tools to help emerging and growing businesses design growth strategies and make better business decisions to realize their goals and growth. Our consulting expertise focuses on areas that […]

Navigating the Paycheck Protection Program

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:12 pm

Overview from the Small Business Administration and U.S. Treasury: The Paycheck Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll. Small businesses and sole proprietorships can begin to apply on April 3, 2020. Independent contractors and self-employed individuals can begin to apply on April […]

FLCPS creates Relief Fund for Educator and Students

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:11 pm

Fort Myers, FL (April 1, 2020) – The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools has partnered with The School District of Lee County during this challenging time to provide resources to educators, students and their families.  Distance Learning has now been put into place and the FLCPS wants to ensure that everyone is well equipped with […]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida launches virtual learning programs for SWFL families and residents

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:10 pm

NAPLES, Fla. (April 10, 2020) – The Conservancy of Southwest Florida has launched virtual learning opportunities to connect audiences of all ages with information and resources about the region’s wildlife and coastal habitat. The Conservancy Nature Center, a top destination for school field trips and educational outings for families, is temporarily closed to the public […]

New student enrollment: Lee County Public Schools

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:09 pm

Learn more about enrolling your student in Lee County Public Schools here.

Reopening guidelines: Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association

Posted on: 05/06/2020 4:07 pm

The Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association is working very hard on your behalf to help your through this difficult time with valuable resources and information.   The Governor’s Task Force to reopen Florida met this past week. Our FRLA team worked diligently with our partners at the National Restaurant Association and the American Hotel and Lodging […]