Naples, FL – 10/10/18 – The 2019 Celebrity Martini Glass Auction (CMGA) is pleased to announce Seminole Casino Hotel has signed on as the Presenting Sponsor of the Friday, February 8, 2019, live auction taking place Artis—Naples, 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples, FL 34108.
“Seminole Casino Hotel is proud to be a sponsor of the Celebrity Martini Glass Auction. We applaud the organization’s mission to make a tremendous impact on the community through the power of original art and the support of its participants. We look forward to 2019 being another record-breaking year for the Celebrity Martini Glass Auction, and can’t wait to see this year’s glasses,” explains Tony Alves, Senior Vice President & General Manager of Seminole Casino Hotel.
The annual CMGA showcases up to 15 martini glasses signed by well-known celebrities and designed by renowned artists from across the globe. The works of art are auctioned-off during a by-invitation-only event held annually in Naples, FL, with proceeds supporting local nonprofit organizations creatively meeting the physical, emotional and social needs of area veterans.
“With Seminole Casino Hotel’s involvement, and our newly created Veterans Support Fund, we know the CMGA can provide a broader range of assistance to area men and women who have served our nation,” details CMGA Founder Brenda Melton. “What we’re saying is that the Seminole Casino Hotel and the CMGA are united in supporting our veterans.”
The Veterans Support Fund, established in 2018 by the Celebrity Martini Glass Auction (CMGA) in partnership with the Community Foundation of Collier County, assesses and distributes funds to Collier County charities creatively meeting the physical, emotional, psychological and social needs of local veterans.
The Seminole Casino Hotel is one of seven casinos owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida and is the largest employer in the city of Immokalee. Opened in 1994, it is Southwest Florida’s #1 entertainment destination, offering an experience unique to the Paradise Coast, including culinary delights, dancing, a high-energy casino and beautifully designed deluxe rooms and suites.
Established in 2008, the CMGA has raised more than $3 million dollars for local veterans charities. For more information on the 2019 Celebrity Martini Glass Auction, please visit www.TheCMGA.com, call 239.285.7459, or email to [email protected] Follow CMGA on Facebook at Naples CMGA; use #2019CMGA.