TO HELP WITH THE PROBLEM OF INSUFFICIENT AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN

COLLIER COUNTY WITH A GRANT TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY 

MARCH 9, 2023

1:30 TO 5:00 PM

 

The Naples Woman’s Club, 570 Park Street, Naples, FL

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Come join members of the Naples Woman’s Club and three New York Times bestselling authors:  Karen White, Meg Waite Clayton, and Kristy Woodson Harvey on March 9, 2023 to help fund a grant to Habitat for Humanity of Collier County.  In addition to our author panel and discussion, with questions from the audience, we’ve prepared a special Silent Auction.  Tea, coffee, soft drinks, wine and nibbles will complete this charity called An Afternoon with Authors.  Macintosh Books & Paper of Sanibel Island will be selling books written by our authors.  We anticipate tickets will sell quickly, so get your tickets fast!

Tickets are $150
Become a Patron for an additional $100 donation.

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Karen White

Karen White is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of 34 books with almost two million books in print in fifteen different languages.  Raised in a house full of brothers, Karen’s love of books and strong female characters first began in the third grade when the local librarian issued her a library card and placed The Secret of the Old Clock, a Nancy Drew Mystery, in her hands. Many of her novels are set in the South where Karen’s roots run deep. Karen wrote her first book,  In the Shadow of the Moon, in August, 2000.  Her books, referred to as “grit lit”, have since been nominated for numerous national contests including the Southeastern Booksellers Alliance (SIBA) Fiction Book of the Year.

KRISTY WOODSON HARVEY

Kristy Woodson Harvey is the New York Times, USA Today and Publisher’s Weekly bestselling author of nine novels to include The Wedding Veil, and Slightly South of Simple.  Her books have been on Entertainment Weekly’s Spring reading picks, and Katie Couric’s most anticipated reads.  She has been seen in Southern Living, Traditional Home, Parade, USA Today, Domino, The Wall Street Journal, Women’s Health, The Washington Post, US News and World Report, Reader’s Digest, and many others.  Kristy is a co-founder and co-host of the hit weekly web show and podcast, Friends & Fiction, along with fellow author Kristin Harmel.

MEG WAITE CLAYTON

Meg Waite Clayton is a New York Times bestseller, and book club favorite author of eight novels, including Last Train to London, and The Postmistress of Paris, which is a Good Morning America Buzz Book, a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice, a Publishers Weekly notable book, a PEOPLE Magazine Indie Next booksellers, LoanStars librarian, Book of the Month, USA Today and Amazon Editor’s pick.  Her international bestseller and National Jewish Book Award finalist The Last Train to London is published or forthcoming in 20 languages.  Her screenplay for that novel was chosen for the prestigious Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman-sponsored The Writers Lab.

Tickets are $150
Become a Patron for an additional $100 donation.

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Thank you to these generous sponsors:

 

A Special Thanks to Wendy Davis for her

generous contribution as a BOOK AFICIONADO SPONSOR.

We are also grateful to these other donors who have
contributed in-kind services or items for our wonderful Silent Auction.

ALKM Transportation
Bellasera Hotel Restaurant (The Claw Bar)
Black Forest Restaurant
Drift Wood Nursery
KC American Bistro
Naples Olive Oil Company
Portfolio Magazine
Real Seafood Restaurant
Swan River Seafood
Trader Joes
Pam Wendell
Woodhouse Day Spa

Our mission is to enhance the lives of others through philanthropic activities and volunteer service.
Founded in 1932, GFWC Naples Woman’s Club, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit tax exempt organization (EIN#59-0907298).

A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1.800.435.7352 WITHIN THE STATE OR AT WWW.800HELPFLA.COM. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. NAPLES WOMAN’S CLUB SOLICITATION REGISTRATION NUMBER IS CH12121.