Entries by Keywesttim

Conch Republic Days Royal Investiture

Conch Republic Royal Investiture Welcome the newest members of the Conch Republic Royal Family and assist children in the Florida Keys. The funds raised by the Conch Republic Royal Family is placed into the Conch Republic Foster Children’s Fund and will be used to purchase those items for foster children that make them feel special. […]

Become a Foster Family

Foster parents are a unique group of people and have one thing in common: they want to provide children with a temporary supportive home while they are separated from their families. Wesley House Family Services recruits, trains, and supports foster families for Monroe County children who can no longer remain safely in their own homes […]

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Perfect Parent

A national adoption recruitment campaign—a partnership of the US Children’s Bureau, AdoptUSKids, and the Ad Council—promotes adoption from foster care and raises awareness of the 112,000 children and youth who are waiting to be adopted. Built around the theme “You don’t have to be perfect to be a perfect parent,” this annual campaign uses humor to […]

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Wesley House Family Services
Valentine’s Gala

This Valentine’s Day, take your special someone to Wesley House’s 36th Annual Valentine’s Day Gala at the beautiful Curry Mansion Inn. Enjoy live music by one of Key West’s most popular performing groups – Howard Livingston & the Mile Marker 24 Band. Included with your ticket price is the island’s largest silent auction, OPEN bar, dancing, […]

Holiday Helpers

Holiday Helpers of the Florida Keys asks the community to help bring a smile to a child’s face. As Monroe County’s economically challenged– the essence of service, construction, tourism and water/based economy — struggle to survive, sometimes juggling multiple jobs on weekends and late/night. The Holiday Helpers Stores in Key West, Marathon, and Key Largo […]