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The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife is excited to host a Virtual “Southern Comfort on Sanibel” at 7 p.m. Friday, April 23. This year’s event will be held from the “comfort” of your own home. Your ticket will provide you with a picnic basket overflowing with tasty treats. Your basket of goodies includes a delectable dinner and specially selected wine, along with other surprises. Picnic baskets can be picked up at the Sanibel Community House or a designated location in Ft. Myers from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
This fun evening will enable CROW to continue to serve sick, injured native and migratory wildlife of Southwest Florida. The virtual event will feature Animal Ambassadors and “never before seen” footage of the Southwest Florida Eagle cam eagles while they were under CROW’s care. Evening activities will include a live and silent auction and balloon pop to benefit CROW! Southern Hospitality hosts will be Alison Charney Hussey, Executive Director, CROW and Chris Marchand, Auctioneer.
Discounted tickets are available for $125 per person through April 9, after which the price increases to $150. Tickets and sponsorships can be purchased at www.crowclinic.org/
The event will be presented by The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company. Jeff and Phaidra McDermott of Kingfisher Vacations and Real Estate are the “ShoNuff” Bidding Software sponsor. Additional sponsors and underwriters include Superior Title Services of Sanibel, Inc., as “The sun comes up just to hear him CROW” Auctioneer Underwriter; Bailey’s as “Sweet Tea” Beverage Underwriter; Huxter’s Market & Deli as the “Pretty as a Peach” Picnic Basket Underwriter; Waterman Broadcasting, as the “Over Yonder” Media Underwriter; John Henshaw and Associates, Inc. “Yes Ma’am” Sponsorship; Aloia, Roland Lubbell and Morgan, “Well I Declare” Sponsorship; and Boy Agnew Potonavic Law Firm “Y’all Come Back” Sponsorship.
About Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW)
Established in 1968, the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) is a teaching hospital saving the sick, injured and orphaned native and migratory wildlife of Southwest Florida and beyond. Through state-of-the-art veterinary care, public education programs and an engaging visitor center, CROW works to improve the health of the environment, humans and our animals through wildlife medicine. For more information, or to plan your visit, go to www.crowclinic.org. If you find an animal that is in need of help, call (239) 472-3644 ext. #222.