Thank you to our Supporters

Support for Friends of Gumbo Limbo comes from many different areas, from the public at-the-door donations, the gift store proceeds, our membership program, grants, and from major donations and sponsorships. The following organizations, family foundations, and families support Gumbo Limbo Nature Center making contributions to Friends of Gumbo Limbo at a significant sponsorship or major gift level to support important programs or fundraising endeavors. Please take an opportunity to visit their websites to learn more. 

Foundations & Longtime Supporting Businesses

The Norma Terris - Albert D. Firestone Foundation

The Davenport Family Foundation

The Ajram Family Foundation

The Marshall Family Foundation

The Knopf Family Foundation

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sea turle conservancy logo


ben hicks logo


national save the sea turtle foundation logo

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Boca GumboFest 2018

The following businesses, foundations, and associations demonstrated their support for Gumbo Limbo in helping launch our new GumboFest fundraiser event on October 20, 2018. Thank you so much for your contributions in making the day a success for our guests and the organization.

Thank you to our amazing sponsors! Underwriting the event allows the guests to ensure that proceeds raised go towards programs at Gumbo Limbo!

JM Family logo


TLC Animal Hospital logo


Funky Buddha logo



Sterling5 Foundation logo



4Ocean logo



Sons of Italy logo



Tito's vodka logo



Naked Turtle Rum logo


St. Augustine distillery logo



Thank you to the dedicated and talented chefs and their associated businesses who prepared their own gumbos to compete in GumboFest 2018. Your time, expertise, and gumbo donation was so appreciated and enjoyed by the guests!

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Chef Jeff 

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Chef Chris 

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Chef Dave

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Chef Deanza 

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Chef Andrew


boca raton resort logo

Chef Ray


nancys cajun cookin logo

Chef Nancy

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 Chef Rich


Congratulations to the GumboFest winning gumbos of the day:

1st Place Gumbo Grand Master (Judges): Chef Andrew Donovan of Ouzo Bay Boca Raton
2nd Place Gumbo Master (Judges): Chef Ray Dolan of Boca Resort & Beach Club

People's Choice (Voted by guests): Chef Ray Dolan of Boca Resort & Beach Club



2018 Sea Coast Toast Platinum Sponsors

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boca magazine logo


coastal star logo


The Ajram Family Foundation


Thank you again, for the $10,000 Presentation at Sea Coast Toast 2017 from the

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2018 Sea Turtle Day Sponsors

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daruma tech logo

4 ocean logo

pure point financial logo




2017 Gumbo Limbo 10k Sponsors

Gold Sponsor

j m family enterprises logo


 Silver Sponsors:

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elite ops energy stripes logo


Friends of Gumbo Limbo  2018 Scholarship Benefactors

 Tom and Michele Peel

Manjunath and Roja Pendakur

Dr. Paul and Cindy Homer

Philip & Judy Messing