By Katrina Salokar
Twenty-one members of our Community in East Lee County, Lehigh Acres, Florida, gathered Thursday, November 19th, 2020, for the first annual Count Your Blessings Lehigh, Business Luncheon presented by City Green Environmental Fertilization, Lawn and Pest Control Services represented by Katherine and Sabrina Osborne.
Speakers included Michael Thompson of the SWFL Heroes Foundation, George Acosta of Healthy Harvest Community Farms, Butch Swank of Lehigh Community Services, Gwyn Gittens of the Lee County District School Board, Chief DiLallow of the Lehigh Fire Department, Captain Mallard of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office – Lehigh Acres Sub-Station, and Mike Jacobs of the East Lee County Chamber Board.
Additional Sponsors included East Lee County News: The ROAR, Goodlad & Swank, and Michael Welch of Building Industry Issues of SWFL, LLC.
Attendees include David Deetscreek of Brower Accounting and Healthy Harvest Community Farms, Mary Mouritsen of Zerorez SWFL, Alicia Dickerson Independent Beauty Rep Mary Kay, Teresa Gittemeier of Flashbanc, Mary Beck of Goodlad and Swank and ABWA Lehigh, Katie Heck with Lehigh Fire Department, Ann Kelly Crime Prevention Lehigh Sub Station, Stephane Larocque and William Ray of Cora Physical Therapy, Katrina Salokar, Steve Salokar, David Foetisch, and Amanda Mitrani.
The chamber would like to thank everyone who spoke and attended, and we would like to congratulate El Tarasco Mexican Restaurant at Quality Inn and Suites for the great food and service. El Tarasco opens for lunch, dinner, and drinks and is located at 1320 Business Way, Lehigh Acres, FL 33936.
Count Your Blessings Lehigh 2021 will be at 11:30 AM on November 18th, 2021, with a location to be announced at a later date. Call East Lee County Chamber of Commerce at 239-369-3322.