SANIBEL, Florida – December 4, 2014 – Community Housing and Resources, Inc. (CHR) is pleased to announce that Sanibel Captiva Community Bank will be the Presenting Sponsor of CHR’s Mardi Gras. The annual fundraising event will be held on February 7, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club.
“We are thrilled to be the major sponsor of next year’s CHR Mardi Gras,” said Craig L. Albert, President of Sanibel Captiva Community Bank. “It’s just another way to show our appreciation and to support CHR for all it does to provide affordable housing for individuals on Sanibel.”
CHR board member Tim Garmager, who is heading up sponsorship of the Mardi Gras event, expressed CHR’s gratitude for Sanibel Captiva Community Bank’s main sponsorship role. “CHR’s board and our 2015 Mardi Gras committee are proud and grateful that Sanibel Captiva Community Bank will be the Presenting Sponsor for CHR’s Mardi Gras,” he said. “SanCap Bank has been a longtime and generous supporter of CHR’s mission and of our island community. We thank Craig Albert and his executive team for this extraordinary support.”
CHR’s Mardi Gras brings Fat Tuesday to Sanibel. Guests will be treated to authentic Cajun food, festive music, midway-style carnival games, games of chance, a Chinese auction, a costume contest, great prizes, and Mardi Gras themed fun. Tickets are only $55 per person and can now be purchased at CHR (2401 Library Way), online at SanibelCHR.org/Mardi Gras, and at select island locations, including Bailey’s General Store, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank, and The Sanibel Café. Call CHR at 239-472-1189 for event details.
Community Housing and Resources, Inc. (CHR) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is dedicated to providing affordable housing for families and individuals who work full-time on Sanibel and for long-time or disabled residents of Sanibel. For more information, visit online at SanibelCHR.org, or call 239-472-1189. Donations and contributions to CHR are tax deductible.