Drug Free Sarasota Physician
Advocate Award Program
Targeted education and advocacy campaign joining Drug Free Sarasota with the Medical Alliance Foundation. Physicians utilize their office facilities and staff to act as a powerful portal informing patients of the dangers of opiate addiction, and abuse and misuse in innovative and effective ways. Drug Free Sarasota coalition voted to expand our pilot program initiative with over $6,000 of their own additional funding!.
EDUCATE. ENCOURAGE. REDUCE STIGMA.
Our Mental Health Video Series Project in partnership with award winning Sarasasota Filmmaker, Brad Bryan.
Our own member medical doctors and mental health industry professionals tackle the topic of anxiety and depression in a free for the public series, available online late 2017. Distribution points for online series will be through numerous community health non-profits throughout Sarasota as well as in all the public libraries throughout Sarasota.
We funded a consolidation of chapter operations among D-FY (Drug Free Youth) chapters to centralize their endeavors and student database. We are also building a legacy of supporting Drug Free Youth in Sarasota through funding of drug tests through their underwriting agency, First Step of Sarsaota.
| Fundraiser 2018 |
" The Great Gatsby Gala "
April 21st, 2018
The Field Club in Sarasota
The Sarasota Medical Alliance Foundation (SMAF) will hold our annual fundraiser on April 21, 2018. This annual event raises funds to support our community health projects and partnerships.
We invite you to support our endeavors to improve the health of our Sarasota County community through sponsorship of the event. Enclosed is our sponsorship form indicating the list of sponsorship levels and benefits at each level.
This year’s event will be held at The Field Club, a beautiful venue perfectly suited to our 1920s theme, “The Great Gatsby Gala.” The evening will include a gourmet dinner, elite silent auction, and entertainment by the Z Street Speakeasy Band. Approximately 200 physicians, their spouses, and other community leaders are expected to attend. It is sure to be an exciting evening of fun, fedoras and feathers!
Community Leaders | Potential Sponsors & Donors
"The Great Gatsby Gala"
We welcome and greatly appreciate your participation in this important fundraising event through sponsorship, a donation to our silent auction, and/or placing an ad in our event program.
Get 2018 ticket information and other party details here!
Our purpose is to support medical families through education and advocacy, to provide fellowship for our members, and to promote and support the health and well-being of families in our community.
The Sarasota Medical Alliance Foundation is a 501(c)3
You may also assist us greatly by making a simple donation here: