December 7, 2018 marked the 30th anniversary of the Georgette’s Boutique Holiday Fashion Show. La Cava and Jacobson, P.A. was honored to be an Elite Sponsor of Georgette’s Boutique Holiday Fashion Show Benefiting St Joseph’s Women’s Hospital. The event raised $200,000.00 to purchase a state of the art breast ultra-sound. We were especially proud to once again see committee member, April La Cava, grace the runway as one of the celebrity models. A big thank you to all of the sponsors, committee members and of course Georgette Diaz, Tashia Diaz-Walker and Bentley Garcia of Georgette’s Boutique for making the event such a big success for such a good cause.
La Cava & Jacobson, P.A. was once again proud to be a sponsor of the LPGA Amateur Golf Association (formerly Executive Women’s Golf Association or EWGA). The Tampa Bay Chapter consists of Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Pasco counties. Members are business owners, corporate executives, professionals, stay-at-home moms, retirees, and entrepreneurs. LPGA brings women together to share their passion for golf!
La Cava & Jacobson employee Meagan Farey started a fundraiser at work to help provide relief for a family devastated by Hurricane Michael. The generous donations filled two shopping carts with food, water, tarps and other essential supplies. In the end, we were able to help the family and also donate to other victims needing relief.
The employees of La Cava & Jacobson were proud to participate in Eric Piburn’s Peanut Butter Drive to fight childhood hunger. Our employees joined with others in our community donating hundreds of pounds of peanut butter. All of the donations were used to support Feeding Tampa Bay to help fight hunger in our local community. Eric is a special young man and we were privileged to assist him in this wonderful endeavor.
La Cava & Jacobson, P.A. is a proud sponsor of Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office 23rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament. All proceeds benefit the Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches. The Foundation contributes to the success of youth boys and girls across the state by providing educational, leadership, and life skill programs.
La Cava & Jacobson, P.A. was a proud sponsor of the Heroes Ball honoring Community Hero, Daniel Plasencia, M.D. and raising money for the St Joseph’s Children’s Chronic Complex Clinic. The evening was a huge success raising $450,000. The Chronic Complex Clinic cares for children with the greatest medical challenges. It was announced by St Joseph’s Hospital President, Kimberly Guy that the Chronic Complex Clinic will be named after Dr. Plasencia. La Cava and Jacobson was honored to be part of this fundraising effort for such a wonderful cause.
La Cava and Jacobson sponsored a table for friends, clients and lawyers at the Philanthropic Women of St Joseph’s luncheon which featured guest speaker Jenna Bush Hager. Jenna Bush Hager is the daughter of former president George Bush and author of Sisters First, a book about growing up in the White House. April La Cava participates as a leader with the Philanthropic Women organization. Philanthropic Women of St. Joseph’s is a leadership network of community-minded women who want to change and save lives in the Tampa Bay community by investing in collaboration with other women leaders. Gifts of Philanthropic Women support women, children and families at St. Joseph’s Hospitals. La Cava and Jacobson is pleased to sponsor events for this very important charitable organization.
During the month of December La Cava & Jacobson employees raised money, donated toys and food for the Metropolitan Ministries Donation Drive. Our firm added a donation on top of that. We are so thankful for our employee’s participation, generosity and initiative to make a difference in the lives of those who are not as fortunate or as blessed as we are.
La Cava and Jacobson, PA was honored to be the Presenting Sponsor of Georgette’s Boutique Holiday Fashion Show Benefiting St Joseph’s Women’s Hospital. The event raised $160,000 for the Women’s Hospital. We were especially proud to see Committee Member, April La Cava grace the runway as one of the celebrity models. A big thank you to all of the sponsors, committee members and of course Gerogette Diaz, Tashia Diaz-Walker and Bentley Garcia of Georgette’s Boutique for making the event such a big success.
April La Cava, Lou La Cava, La Cava and Jacobson and The Friends of Weedon Island were proud to make possible a beautiful bronze gopher turtle sculpture which will be permanently displayed at the Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center in St. Petersburg. The preserve is the natural habitat for the gopher turtle. We encourage you to visit the preserve and exhibit center and to become a member of the Friends of Weedon Island. For more information go to www.weedonislandpreserve.org and www.friendsofweedonisland.org
Weedon Island Preserve – “A Place to Remember“
Weedon Island Preserve is an expansive 3,190-acre natural area located on Tampa Bay. This coastal system, comprised of aquatic and upland ecosystems, is home to numerous species of native plants and animals, an educational facility and a rich cultural history. Indigenous peoples occupied this site for thousands of years. Today, the preserve protects this wide diversity of natural and cultural resources for current and future generations. Weedon Island Preserve is also a well-known birding and fishing site.