Entries by Keywesttim

Conch Republic Days Royal Family

Conch Republic Royal Family 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. […]

Lower Keys Medical Center administration donates $2,500

Board Chair Julio Torrado receives check for Wesley House Family Services, which was honored as one of the benefiting organizations from Lower Keys Medical Center’s for their donation from Doctor’s Day. Administration and employees recognize the dedicated physicians who care for patients and their families. In honor of the physicians, Lower Keys Medical Center administration donated […]

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 […]


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 […]

Wesley House
Valentine’s Gala

This Valentine’s Day, Feel the Love in the Air at Wesley House’s 35th Annual Valentine’s Day Gala. The performance area will boast some of Key West’s most talented performing artists, feature the island’s largest silent auction, open bar, dancing, and an elegant and abundant dinner designed and prepared by Warren Leamard of Destination Catering. This […]