WINTERFALL is a premier social event primed for the launch of the holiday season in Tallahassee. Led by a team of community volunteers, funds raised through WINTERFALL directly benefit individuals served by the African-American Alzheimer’s Caregiver and Support 2 (ACTS 2) Project – an initiative of the Florida State University Foundation* and The Florida State University College of Medicine – across the Big Bend Region.
Held in the beautiful gardens at Esposito’s, this winter wonderland setting features our Capital City’s best food & wine, entertainment by Tobacco Rd Band, a live auction and much more! The holiday season and its offerings will bring the sights, sounds & smells that evoke memories of family, fun and the traditions we all love this time of year. You will not want to miss this festive affair!
Alzheimer’s disease is a rapidly growing national health problem. Nearly 6 million adults in the U.S. currently are living with the condition. This figure is expected to triple by 2050. African Americans are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia than the majority population. Their family caregivers spend significantly more time in direct care with their loved ones and perform the most demanding caregiving tasks of any dementia caregiver group. As a result, African-American dementia caregivers are at substantial risk for declines in emotional and physical health.
Through financial support of the ACTS 2 Project, you truly make a difference in helping to meet the needs of distressed family caregivers of adults with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia and provide the funds needed to train more faith community workers to deliver the program.
Learn more about how your support changes lives by visiting www.ACTS2Project.org
*The Florida State University Foundation is a 501c3 tax-exempt charitable organization.
Thursday | November 18 | 2021
6:00 – 10:00PM
Esposito Garden Center
2743 Capital Circle NE
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
Individual Ticket – $100.00
Includes one (1) admission, hors d’oeuvres from a variety of local restaurants, and two (2) drink tickets.
Sponsorship Opportunities Available Now!
WINTERFALL would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors!
- Bradley’s Country Store
- Bumpa’s Local #349
- Cafe De Martin
- Carrabba’s Italian Grill
- Catering Capers
- Estuary Oysters
- Fizz & Foam | Mobile Bar
- Gordos Cuban Cuisine
- Happy Motoring
- Madison Social
- Mimi’s Table Bistro + Wine Bar
- Peterbrooke Chocolatier
- Poco Vino
- RedEye Coffee
- Refreshment Services Pepsi
- Tasty Pastry Bakery
- Texas Roadhouse
- The Cake Shop
- The Fresh Market
- Trader Joe’s
- Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux
We Have the Power to Impact the Future, and We’re Doing Something About It
Raised To Support Local Community Programs
Thank you to all of our sponsors, partners, volunteers, and patrons for making WINTERFALL a huge success. Your efforts helped us raise over $86,600 to support our families here in Leon County and friends in the Big Bend Region. You have made a difference and we thank you from the bottom of our hearts!
Former WINTERFALL Beneficiaries
2021 – The Florida State University Foundation ACTS 2 Project
2020 – TMH Foundation HealthCare Heroes Initiative
With special thanks to Virginia Glass, Telemedicine Champion
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