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Share Your Strengths Supporting the Mission of Covenant Hospice

submitted by Keelea LeJeune, Volunteer Services Manager, EscaRosa Team After dancing for the event in 2010, Donna Clark came on board to be the chair of one of our top fundraisers, Life’s a Dance, with 2012 being her second year as chair. She has helped us take this event to the next level – adding a […]

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A Watchful Eye

Submitted by Shona Hall, Community Educator, Brewton Branch Earlier this year in the Spring, I had the privilege of attending a fundraising event hosted by the Panama City Covenant Hospice Team. Even though this was not the first time that I had attended this fundraiser known as the Mask Gala, it was the first time […]

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Why does Covenant Hospice Hold Fundraisers?

Submitted by Covenant Hospice Philanthropy Department Covenant holds fundraisers because the idea of a partnership between healthcare providers and voluntary efforts is built into the structure of the Hospice Medicare Benefit, which serves as the model for most hospice funding in this country. Many of the first hospices were entirely staffed by volunteers, with the philosophy […]

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The Roaring 20’s Are Back!

For two weeks now I’ve had a big grin spanning my face because of the great success of our most recent Pensacola Branch fundraiser. On Friday, August 24th, the hard work of a few staff and lots of volunteers culminated in one of the best events I’ve ever had the opportunity to attend. While racking my brain this […]

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Mozart and Margaritas…What a Combo!

Thanks to the dedication, enthusiasm and efforts of our Alzheimer’s Family Services Fundraising volunteers, staff, Board of Directors and supporters, the 9th Annual Mozart & Margaritas event raised more than $29,470 for Alzheimer’s Family Services!  Here are a few highlights of this year’s event:   23 community partners sponsored this year’s event and made such a […]

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Volunteer Fundraisers Do It Again!

At Covenant Hospice, like most not-for-profit organizations, we depend on our volunteers in every department.  When we think of a hospice volunteer, what typically comes to mind is the sweet soul at the bedside of the patient providing support and companionship.  We’ve definitely got those volunteers.  But our volunteers do much, much more.  They support every […]

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Cruising for Covenant Hospice

Everyone loves cruises – they offer great value, fabulous food and entertainment and a hassle-free way to travel to multiple destinations. How great would it be if you could take a memorable cruise, joining existing friends and making new ones from our community, while supporting Covenant Hospice at the same time?! Well now you can! […]

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Chocolate!

If you’re near Tallahassee this Saturday and you like chocolate (and who doesn’t?), check out A Chocolate Affair at the University Center Club.  Covenant’s annual chocolate competition will be from 6-9 pm.  Guests will enjoy lots of sweets of course and live music, dancing, silent auctions, hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar – all to […]

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A World Affair

While you’re out starting (or finishing) your holiday shopping this Sunday, come join us at the Linkside Center Exhibition Hall in Sandestin for A World Affair.  This event is a cultural celebration of dance performances, fashion, and most of all – food!  A World Affair runs from 1-4 pm so it’s the perfect time to […]

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Out to Lunch

Mobile goes Out to Lunch!

Covenant Hospice recently hosted a delicious new event in Mobile – Out to Lunch – a celebrity server luncheon held at Carrabba’s Italian Grill. Guests enjoyed an authentic Italian meal served by local celebrities and distinguished community members.  Celebrity servers included Dan & Shelby from 95 KSJ, Lite Mix 99’s Mary Booth, Darwin Singleton from NBC 15, Cherish […]

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