Our 2013 Healing Hearts Charity
Golf & Dinner was a huge success!!!
- Golf was on 11/06/2013 at Heron Bay Golf Club in beautiful Coral Springs, Florida.
- We had 164 golfers – lot’s of mulligans, some adult beverage, great weather and LOTS of fun!
- Thanks to our friend, Nicko McBrain – we had a bid on all 74 silent auction items – which meant, some lucky person had the chance to win an all expense paid vacation to St. Lucia Beach Resort. We pulled the lucky winner at the dinner on Friday night!
- Everyone had a wonderful time on the golf course, great BBQ after-wards and some cool awards presented to the 1st place, 2nd place & 3rd place teams, as well as closet to the pin, men’s/ladies and longest drive, men’s/ladies.
- Had over 50 awesome volunteers that made the day PERFECT!
“Angel’s Among Us”
- Dinner was on 11/08/2013 at The Marriott Hotel & Convention Center in Coral Springs.
- We had over 820 dinner guests and over 100 amazing volunteers
- Richard Reynolds welcomed all of our guests, gave a wonderful and heartfelt testimony and recognized 28 Healing Heart’s new angels.
- Stanley Williams, Stacy Bryant and Elizabeth Burrows performed our National Anthem that was breathtaking and unforgettable
- Our emcee for the 7th straight year – Joe Rose! He’s the BEST!
- Live auction by Lamar Fisher and Joe Rose.
- Awards presented to Pepsi, Jim Engle, Christine Ponticelli, Annie Tatum and Steve and Lola Swanson – GREAT companies and GREAT people!
- President’s Message by Bob Resciniti was empowering, enlightening and inspirational that involved every person in the room. There was a sea of green glow-sticks in the darkened room as we listened to Alan Pederson’s song – tonight I Hold This Candle. Bob’s message – things happen for a reason, not by chance as well as a strong message of hope!
- Arlene Williams, once again did a great job with the invocation.
- Alan Pederson and Mitch Carmody performed his new song, titled “HOPE” it was very, very moving.
- Michelle Resciniti presented a portrait of Angel, Bobby Black to his mother. It was a heartfelt moment indeed.
- Bobby’s mom, thanked everyone for coming and introduced someone very special – Katie Spielmann (Bobby’s girlfriend).
- Katie spoke of Bobby in such a beautiful way, there was not a dry eye in the house. Katie touched our hearts and souls as she shared different stories about her relationship with Bobby.
- Our entertainment this year was lot’s of fun – husband and wife team – Michael and Amy!
- We had a special treat as we were fortunate enough to have the talented and amazing voice of Franco Corso.
- Reception entertainment by Robert Moore (Cello), Matt Jarman (Magic) and Michael Kennedy reception and main room (Sax).
- 50/50 raffle, lot’s of door prizes, over 170 silent auction items, our live auction, pledges and of course – we pulled the name of the St. Lucia all inclusive trip – 8 days and 7 nights with air fare – the winner the greatest drummer in the world, our friend – Nicko McBrain.
- Nicko came up on the stage to accept his prize and he said, “I am so happy because my wife and I have never been there before!” He then announced to the room, that he would donate it back to Healing Hearts. It was opened up for bidding and a gentleman won it and all the money was turned back over to the charity! Nicko is a true humanitarian!
Healing Hearts Dates to Remember
- Our annual “Angel Walk” March 30, 2014 at Quiet Waters Park
- Casino night – June 21, 2014 at the Marriott Hotel & Convention Center
- Appreciation Picnic – September 2014 (date TBD) at Quiet Waters Park
- 8th annual Charity Golf – November 5, 2014 (location TBD)
- 8th annual Charity Dinner – November 7, 2014 at the Marriott Hotel & Convention Center
“Grief is neither a sign of weakness nor a lack of faith, It’s the price we pay for love.”
The Bobby Resciniti Healing Hearts Foundation is a non for profit, 501 (c)3
Publix Supermarkets – Bimbo Bakeries – Gold Coast Beverage – Showcase Provisions
Boar’s Head – Pepsi – Pepperidge Farms – Coke – Flora Foods – Orvino Wines
Premier Beverage – Miami Dolphins – Kraft Foods – Florida Panthers – Budweiser
Anheuser-Busch – Edy’s Ice Cream – Kellogg’s – Snyders of Hanover – Republic National
KeHe distributors – Gia Russa – Flowers Food – Muscle Milk – Broward Sheriff’s – Badia Spices
Nabisco – Kraft – Mondelez – POM wonderful – Heineken – Clear Channel – WQAM – GFS Graphics
Palm Beach Auto Group
2013 Business Partners
DFS Graphics – Rock & Roll Ribs – Seacoast Uniforms – Time Out Sports
Walter Quintero – Webmaster – Tozzo Inc – Zebedee Audio/Visual Productions
Marriott Hotel & Convention Center – BidPal – Catering by Sally