Naples, FL – 12/6/18 – The 2019 Celebrity Martini Glass Auction (CMGA) is pleased to announce that world-renowned chocolatier Norman Love, of Norman Love Confections, is once again headlining the Friday, February 8, 2019, God Bless the USA CMGA After-Party, taking place at Artis—Naples, 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples, FL 34108.
The God Bless the USA CMGA After-Party features Love’s handcrafted artisanal chocolates, expertise and a line-up of world-class chefs:
•Donald Wressell, Guittard Chocolate Co., Los Angeles, C
•Chef Oz, Seminole Casino Hotel, Immokalee, FL
•Chef Samir Canaan, Trulucks of Naples, Naples, FL
•Several “not to be missed” guests
The After-Party is the culmination of the 2019 CMGA, an event showcasing 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 benefiting the Veterans Support Fund.
The Veterans Support Fund, established in 2018 by the Celebrity Martini Glass Auction 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.
Founded in 2008, the CMGA has raised more than $2 million 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.
The Celebrity Martini Glass Auction (CMGA) improves the lives of veterans through the power of art. The highlight of CMGA is an annual event showcasing martini glasses autographed by celebrities and heroes, designed by artists from across the globe and auctioned at a live event hosted annually in Naples, FL. Monies raised are distributed through the CMGA Veterans Support Fund, created in partnership with the Community Foundation of Collier County, to vetted veterans charities in Southwest Florida. For more information: www.TheCMGA.com, or 239.285.7459.