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Sanibel’s “Love That Dress!” party with Royal Shell raises over $1000 for PACE

Published: Jul 17, 2013 2:29 AM EDT

Sanibel, FL (June 24, 2013)- The Royal Shell Companies once again partnered with Matzaluna Italian Kitchen, New Beginnings Event DJ, Enchanted Ballroom, Tribeca Salon, various island retailers and PACE supporters for the 4th annual “Love That Dress!” collection party. This year over $1000 was raised in the raffle and more than 300 dresses and accessories were collected for the main event which will take place August 28 at The Embassy Suites in Estero.


“We love working with our partners to benefit PACE Center for Girls- Lee County. This year we are pleased to welcome our new partners,” stated Barbara Harrington with The Royal Shell Companies and Shop On Sanibel merchants. “ Enchanted Ballroom located in Town Center stopped in and had people line dancing on a very warm evening! Tribeca Salon threw open its door for a cool space to enjoy the wonderful food & beverages provided by Matzaluna. Several retailers, new to this event added beautiful items to the raffle.”


“Like” Love That Dress on Facebook for the main event ticket sales information in August as well as additional dress locations. On island dress donations can be brought to:  Matzaluna Italian Kitchen (opens daily 4 p.m.) 1200 Periwinkle Way or Royal Shell Vacations at 1547 Periwinkle Way (no Saturday drop offs please).  Royal Shell Real Estate in Fort Myers located at 1870 Clayton Court next to Sam’s Club on 41 is also a drop off location.


Shop on Sanibel is a collection of four retail centers comprised of Tahitian Gardens, The Village Shops, Olde Sanibel Shoppes and Town Center located within a mile of each other on and just off Periwinkle Way.  Each individually owned store is part of Sanibel’s healthy entrepreneurial community. Shops specialize in creations by local artists and artisans, family dining, designer goods and unusual items with an eye toward island flair. We invite everyone to discover the shopping!


For additional information contact: Barbara Harrington 239-229-4267

Kendra Sutton:  239-910-6414 

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