Mardi Gras Workshop in Full Swing

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Volunteers recently got together for a special Mardi Gras work day where they put hammers, saws, paint brushes, and creative minds to the work of recreating a Bourbon Street facade. Read about it in this week’s edition of the Islander.  

CHR’s Affordable Housing Program Changes Lives

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CHR’s upcoming Mardi Gras fundraising event is important to our budget and to our families. When you consider CHR’s “affordable housing program,” you have to look deeper than the wood, tile, paint, and appliances that make up an island home. It’s the people in the program that really define CHR’s mission. Read about one special CHR family in this week’s … Read More

CHR Mardi Gras Announces Prizes and More

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Take a stroll down Sanibel CHR’s “Bourbon Street” for a chance to win a trip to the real thing! Celebrate Fat Tuesday a few days early with well-known friends from across the island and participate in a night of fun, frivolity, and fundraising—and potentially win a number of one-of-a-kind prizes, including a trip for two to The Big Easy! Grab … Read More

Bourbon Street Comes to Sanibel

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CHR’s Mardi Gras will bring a little bit of Bourbon street to Sanibel on February 6 by recreating the famous New Orleans boulevard on the event grounds. Read about it in this week’s edition of the Islander.

Swim Teams Sport Their Robes

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The “Swim for the Beads” relay, part of CHR’s festive Mardi Gras fundraising event, is heating up as team coaches talk a little “smack” while donning their new team robes. Read about it in this week’s edition of the Island Sun.