Celebrating 10 Years of IMPACT 100

Impact 10 Year Anniversary - Cake - Photo by Carmen Jones - ResizedIn April 2014, IMPACT 100 Pensacola Bay Area held a community celebration to commemorate its 10 year anniversary. The big event was held at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre in recognition of our 1,025 members and all of the nonprofits who are changing lives in the community with IMPACT grant funds.

Guest speakers included:

  • Sister Schubert Barnes, Philanthropist and Founder of Sister Schubert’s Homemade Rolls
  • Wendy Steele, Founder of the IMPACT 100 concept
  • Debbie Ritchie, Founder of IMPACT 100 Pensacola Bay Area
  • Marney Needle, Past president and Event Chair
  • Holly Jurnovoy, 2014 President

Guests were treated to heavy hors d’oeuvres provided by 20 local chefs and music by Lisa Kirkman. Everyone took home a 10th Anniversary commemorative hardcover book profiling all 30 grants.

View Video of Presentations, courtesy of WSRE TV

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Vicki Baroco
Lewis and Belle Bear
Gulf Power Company
Colleen Rogers
Sacred Heart Foundation
Studer Group

Food Sponsors

Appetite for Life
Blue Wahoos
Bonefish Grill
Classic City Catering
Fish House
Hilton Beach H20
Jackson’s Steakhouse
McGuire’s Irish Pub
Nancy’s Haute Affairs
Pensacola Grand Hotel
Scenic Hills Country Club/UWF
The Oar House
Type by Chef Blake Rushing
V. Paul’s Italian Restaurant
Betty Weber Cakes


In Kind Sponsors (Goods & Services)

107.3 Hit Music Now
Ballinger Publishing
Bella Magazine
Cat Country 98.7
Polly Crongeyer Photography
Dlux Printing
Gulf Breeze News
Lisa Kirkman
Janice LeCocq Photography
Lamar Outdoor
The Lewis Bear Company
Lite Mix 99.9
megan k. events
Merchants Paper Company
NewsRadio 1620
Palafox House
David Penniman
Pensacola News Journal
Premier Beverage Company
Splash Magazine
Jasmin Star Photography
Quint and Rishy Studer
Taylor Linen Services
Today’s Soft Rock 94.1


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