Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer's Neighborhood and Community Summit
Save the date for Mayor Buddy Dyer's Neighborhood and Community Summit on Saturday, March 25, 2023.This event is an opportunity to bring together residents, community leaders, city staff and elected officials. The Summit is a great place to participate in a variety of workshops focused on building strong, vibrant communities and organizations, network with others, visit exhibitors and learn about city programs and services. Early bird registration is only $20 and ends on March 10, 2023. Click here to learn more and register.
The In-Between Series: Presented by CityArts
Join the Downtown Arts District for The In-Between Series presents: Tatsuya Nakatani on Monday, March 13, 2023 from 7:30-9:30pm. This event at CityArts highlights live creative music from different artists each month. Tatsuya Nakatani is an avant-garde percussionist, composer, and artist of sound. Active internationally since the 1990s, Nakatani has released over 80 recordings and tours extensively, performing over 150 concerts a year. His primary focus is his solo work and his large ensemble project, the Nakatani Gong Orchestra. He teaches master classes and lectures at universities and music conservatories around the world. Click here to learn more and get tickets!
Hats & Roses by Kids Beating Cancer
Support Kids Beating Cancer at Hats & Roses "A Royal Ascot" Fashion Show & Luncheon on Friday, April 14, 2023 from 11am-2pm. Guests will experience a gourmet 3- course luncheon with champagne and cocktails, amazing silent and live auctions opportunities, a couture Fashion Show, and unique shopping from a selection of local and national vendors. Through your support of this magnificent event, Kids Beating Cancer will move new discoveries from the laboratory to the bedside for children worldwide. Learn more and get your tickets here.
DID YOU KNOW?
Don't Miss March Madness at the Amway Center!
March Madness returns to Orlando on March 16 and 18, 2023 at the Amway Center! Eight teams will travel to Orlando to compete in the first and second rounds of the tournament, with four games being played on March 16 and two games being played on March 18. GO Sports, UCF and the City of Orlando are the local hosts of the event. Click here to purchase all-season tickets today!
FAIRWINDS Foundation Announces Recipients of 2023 Grants
FAIRWINDS Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that serves as the philanthropic arm of FAIRWINDS Credit Union, announced the recipients of its 2023 grants at a breakfast event held at Full Sail Live attended by community leaders and twelve organizations embodying the Foundation’s core purpose of improving lives through financial well-being. Through its grants, FAIRWINDS Foundation supports Central Florida’s most economically vulnerable populations, including homeless and at-risk youth, victims of domestic violence, and minority business owners, among many others. Each of the selected organizations strives to foster financial understanding, stability and independence. Congratulations to DOP member, CareerSource Central Florida, for being among one of the recipients this year. Click here see all of this year's recipients and learn more about how FAIRWINDS Foundation promotes financial freedom.
Congratulations Oxenfree Film & Motion Team!
Oxenfree Film & Motion was recognized with 3 ADDY Awards at the 2023 AAF Orlando American Advertising Awards Gala. Click here to watch the branded content campaign for Tobii Dynavox that was awarded a Gold ADDY in the Film, Video, and Sound Category and a Mosaaic ADDY award. Watch The American Public Power Association brand documentary that won a Gold ADDY in the Film, Video, & Sound category here.